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Free Garden Advice I Should Have Ignored

Free Garden Advice I Should Have Ignored

“One simple hack that will make your apple tree double its crop.” “Hack” is the latest buzzword that saves you having to think of an appropriate noun. Gardening hints like this appear in swarms on the internet. Some come from reliable sources and the free garden advice they give is a valuable aid to gardeners faced with a problem. However, some people who provide these tips don’t always think them through or question them before they pass them on. So some of the hints they offer with the best of…

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Use Neem Oil for Insect Pest Control – It’ll Beat the Bugs

Use Neem Oil for Insect Pest Control – It’ll Beat the Bugs

Follow @katzenstein1   The Neem tree (Azadirachta indica), is native to India and over millennia its oil has acquired a multitude of uses. Neem oil is claimed to be: a natural insect repellent,  a safe pesticide, a fertilizer,  a skin care ingredient,  a contraceptive,  and a medicine with hundreds of different uses. In recent times it has become increasingly popular in Western countries. Among its many users are organic gardeners, who use neem oil for insect pest control. How Neem Oil Works for Insect Pest…

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