Simple solutions to common garden problems - 35 natural remedies

For those of us with hardly a backyard and one that goes uphill, re-use pallets to help create this look.

Get Rid of Deer, Rabbits, Racoons, and Cats: These animals hate the smell of vinegar and it will keep them out of your garden naturally and safely. It is best to...

Use PVC piping with holes for aeration of compost pile - no need to turn it over. Brilliant !

Cornstarch - Tomatoes best friend - safe alternative to poisons - helps deter many garden pests that feed on tomatoes

Grow Your own veg!

Alternative Gardning: Vertical Gardening For Space Utilization and Landscaping

Learn how to grow your own seeds indoors using eggshells in this simple, DIY tutorial video.

The Rainforest Garden: Growing Ginger Roots from the Grocery Store

According to author and horticultural professor Jeff Gillman, who has conducted extensive research on blackspot remedies, a spray composed of one part milk and two parts water is the best answer to the disease. He says this simple solution, if applied weekly, will control blackspot as well as any synthetic fungicide!

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. Controlling Pests in your Garden #Nice_Garden_Pests_Control #Garden_Pests_Control #Best_Garden_Pests_Control

keep bugs off your garden plants Mix black pepper with flour. Sprinkle around your plants. Bugs will no longer invade your garden. It works within 24 hours and is even more effective than some synthetic pesticides. Plus, it doesn’t contaminate groundwater, harm humans or other animals, and insects do not develop a resistance to it.

This well-designed garden plan makes it easy to put chickens to work in the garden. You can give your birds direct access to deposit manure fertilizer into your beds and enlist your birds for organic pest control as needed. Read more: http://www.motherearthnews.com/multimedia/image-gallery.aspx?id=2147513865=2#ixzz2Q1BX98p1

These nasty little aphids! Here is a recipe of how to get rid of them. #garden #pests

Here are 35 garden management tips to help you handle pest control, weeding, and other peak-summer garden chores. Originally published as

really useful information about growing eleven different herbs.

Eggshells make a wonderful, organic pesticide. Works to kill Japanese beetles, flea beetles, snails, slugs, and other pests in the garden. And it's FREE! {Eggs shells also add calcium, that helps prevent blossom end rot}

Get Healthy: and grow your own food. seriously the easiest way to garden. No weeds or bending over... better than traditional raised beds.. blog with pics and plans on how to build it.

Amish Pest Control - for "all bugs"

How to control cabbage worms... Alternatively also try this: Sprinkle Baking Soda on Cabbages (and other Brassicas) to Thwart Caterpillars If those small green cabbage worms have been making Swiss cheese of your cabbage, broccoli, and kale plants, try this trick: Make a 50/50 combination of flour and baking soda, and dust it all over whichever plants the cabbage worms are eating. They'll eat the combo while munching the leaves, and die within a day or so. Repeat as necessary.