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Plants That Repel Ticks & Fleas

Plants That Repel Ticks & Fleas Getting rid of ticks and fleas can be a nightmare for a lot of us. Whether you have small children, dogs or cats or just dont wont your garden full of ticks and fleas, if you look online alot of people say to use harmful pesticides to get rid of …

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7 Easy to Grow Mosquito-Repelling Plants

5 Easy to Grow Mosquito-Repelling Plants When spring arrives so do those annoying mosquitoes. Instead of going the chemical route, here is a collection of mosquito repelling plants to make mosquito control more natural. The days are finally getting slightly longer, the snow is (slowly!) beginning to melt, and spring officially arrives in just a …

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Here’s The Buzz: 16 Plants That Benefit Bees

Here’s The Buzz: 16 Plants That Benefit Bees Kids everywhere may revel in the fact that bees are no longer stinging them as frequently on playgrounds and in backyards, but the decline in honeybee populations in the U.S. and elsewhere signals a major environmental imbalance that could have far-reaching implications for our agricultural food supply. …

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DIY Aquaponics System Using A 55 Gallon Bucket

DIY Aquaponics System Using A 55 Gallon Bucket Aquaponics is a method by which you grow plants and nurture aquatic animals together in a system that recirculates the nutrients produced, to the benefit of both plants and animals. The aquaponics approach is gaining in popularity as a sustainable gardening method and if you’re curious to …

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7 Plants to Rid You of Pesky Mosquitos

7 Plants to Rid You of Pesky Mosquitos Summertime is Here and with the warm nights, the backyard barbecues, and the buzzing of thunderstorms, These conditions will be perfect for our tiny, hungry winged friends, the mosquitos! Mosquitoes are out in full force right now because warm weather allows a mosquito egg to become an adult in less than a week. …

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How To Grow Plants From Seeds At Home

How To Grow Plants From Seeds At Home Make sure you like Living green and frugally on Facebook  to be updated every time we find a tutorial for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient on a budget. Seeds are a satisfying and thrifty alternative to purchasing flower and vegetable transplants in spring. Starting seeds indoors …

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