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Fall Garden Tips pt 2

Fall Garden Tips pt 2 A thorough fall cleanup means a healthy, vibrant spring, so check out our tips for preparing your garden for frost and other winter weather! Preparing Your Vegetable Garden for Winter You can postpone the inevitable (that is, winter) for a while by covering your vegetables with old sheets or bedspreads on cold nights,...
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Gardening to Save Bees, Pollinators and Plants

Gardening to Save Bees, Pollinators and Plants Thanks to the wonderful work of pollinators like bees, much of the food we eat and flowers and plants we enjoy are possible. And it's not just bees that are doing all the work. Butterflies, birds, beetles, bats, wasps and even flies are important in the pollination process.  Examples...
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Gardening Tips in Hot Weather

Gardening Tips in Hot Weather When the weather suddenly skyrockets with temperatures above 85 degrees F., many plants will inevitably suffer from ill effects. However, with adequate care of outdoor plants in extreme heat, the effects of heat stress on plants, including vegetables, can be minimized. How Plants Cope with Heat So how do plants cope with heat once...
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