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20 Natural Ways to Keep Bugs Out of the Garden

Although commercial insecticides are effective, they are unsafe to use around produce. Plus, they are highly toxic to pets, humans, and the planet. Here are other natural ways to keep bugs out of the garden that you should try.

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9 Handy Uses For Diatomaceous Earth In The Garden

Growing your own produce is one of the most fulfilling things you can do with your yard. But when pests start getting involved, they can quickly turn a useful hobby into a frustrating disaster. To battle these garden pests, many homeowners turn to toxic pesticides and other chemicals. What they don’t know is that diatomaceous … Read more

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How to Use Diatomaceous Earth For Ticks and Fleas

Ticks aren’t just a nuisance, they can be outright dangerous to animals and children. Diatomaceous earth can get rid of ticks by following the instructions set out in this article.

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How To Keep Spiders Away – 19 Natural Methods

Finding a spider inside your home is never a pleasant experience. Finding three or four or ten?! That’s not just unpleasant; that’s a serious problem. When I first moved into my new home—a tri-level with a garden level and a basement—we had a serious spider problem. I’m talking about the spider-in-every-corner type of problem. Because … Read more

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How To Use Diatomaceous Earth to Kill Ants?

DE makes for a safe, natural, and effective pest controller. Today, we’ll show you how to use diatomaceous earth to kill ants in your home and garden.