Place small containers of beer in your garden. This attracts the slugs and snails and then kills them. It\’s a little messy to clean up, but it gets the job done.
Category: Garden & Lawn
Save your own seed from favourite plants to raise new plants to stock your own gardens and to give away.
Thinning vegetables is one of the most important follow-up activities in gardening. Most gardeners use more seed than necessary for a healthy plant stand. This is a good idea since some seeds may not germinate and grow. Extra seeds will insure enough plants. However, having too many plants in an
Leave the grass clippings to decompose on the lawn. Annually, this will provide nutrients equivalent to one or two fertilizer applications. Set mower at 2 inches to reduce water use during hot weather.