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    a REPURPUSED bicycle basket! how cute is this?!?!!!!! ♥ White Ironstone Cottage

    painted and repurpused (coffee or bulk) cans + drill holes in bottom for drainage for planters

    Doug Tallamy interview featuring his new book The Living Landscape.

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    Bee water... Put marbles in water for a safe place for bees to drink!

    Using Spearmint And Lemongrass To Protect Bees From Mites That Threaten Hives (I personally know a professional beekeeper who has done this for years and has had no deaths from mites.)

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    Reuse rain water for your garden - so clever if you have to pay water rates. And the green hose lets excess water run out before the barrel overfills too!

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