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    Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. Pour baking soda around edges of flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. Do this twice a year - spring and fall.

    Use baking soda to kill weeds. I did this with the weeds growing between the cracks in our patio and it actually works!


    Prevent Grass and Weeds From Growing in Cracks. Salt in crack with very hot water poured in. Repeat every few weeks.

    Brick border for flower beds on a budget.

    DIY: Mole Repellent:1/4 cup castor oil, 6 tablespoons water, 2 tablespoons liquid detergent (use Dawn). Combine all ingredients in blender until consistency of whipped cream.To Use: Add 2 Tablespoons of repellent to a regular garden watering can and then fill with warm water. Thoroughly water over areas of greatest damage. For best results apply after a rain or a thorough watering.

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    no-dig flower bed - I've been using newspaper under my mulch for a couple years now, to deter weed growth! Cheap and works!

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    Kill grass that grows in cracks on patio

    2 c vinegar, 1T liquid soap, 1Tsalt….will kill anything! DO NOT USE ROUNDUP.

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    From the Gardening Cook-10 Ways to Use Baking Soda in the Garden -who knows baking soda is a great garden aid? Here are a few tips: *Use it as a natural fungicide *As garden grime buster *Use it for powdery mildew *Rejuvenate your rose bushes *Use it as weed killer/preventer *Kill cabbage worms *Sweeten your tomatoes *Kill crabgrass *Test your soil PH *Discourage pests in the garden

    I might have to try this instead of scavenging for cardboard this next growing season....

    Corn Gluten Meal: All natural weed preventer for your lawn. Prevents weeds from germinating and it adds nitrogen into the soil for a greener lawn. Stop using cancer causing pesticides and herbicides please!