Gardening

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25 Ways to Rid Your Garden and Greenhouse of Snails and Slugs

The bane of my garden… SNAILS! It seems there are secret ninja snails and slugs who hang out in the ultimate hiding spot and SMS all their buddies to say: “Hey guys, she is planting seeds!” I literally prepared my veggie boxes on Monday with fresh compost, on Tuesday I planted seeds… but on Wednesday …

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Is Wood Chip Mulch Actually Good for Your Garden?

Mulch is a layer of material that you spread over the surface of your soil when you want to improve fertility, reduce weed growth, improve/change the visual aesthetic, and/or to improve moisture retention. Is woodchip mulch good for your garden? Yes, it is. Woodchip mulch improves the overall health and moisture retention of your soil …

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