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A Closer Look at Microbes and Soil

All of us are feeling increasing pressure to do more with even less. Every state is discussing restricting phosphorus and fertilizer, and although they are not good for the environment, it also can make it hard to meet our needs in terms of plant growth. So what can be done to help ourselves as well […]

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How to Grow the Perfect Vegetable Patch in Your Own Garden, and Why it’s Worthwhile

It’s something that a lot of people find themselves wanting to do, but they’re not overly sure how to start. Growing your own vegetables in your back garden is a commitment, that will take you a little bit of time every day, but the results and rewards are endless. Not only are you able to […]

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7 Tips To Keep Pigeons Out of Your Garden

We’ve all been there. Growing a garden is a pain enough as it is with bugs and deer roaming about, especially if you live in a more rural setting. But they’re easy to chase off, exterminate or distract into other ventures. Pigeons take stubborn to a whole new level, so how are you supposed to […]

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How Can Gardening Help Those With Alzheimer’s?

Once the weather gets warmer, most people look forward to spending more of their time outdoors where they can soak up all the sunshine. The warmer weather is perfect for those looking to do some gardening. Spending time in the garden is a great way to stay entertained and occupied while enjoying the nice weather […]

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Tips For Attracting Birds To Your Birdbath

Watching birds frolic in a birdbath in your garden is interesting and enjoyable for all the family. Here are some top tips for attracting birds to your birdbath in your garden. Height Keep the Birdbath Low. A standard birdbath sitting on top of a pedestal might look good. However, it isn’t the best way to offer […]

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Alternatives to grass lawns

Almost all homes in the UK have at least one grass lawn – many have two; one at the front of the property and one at the rear. It is not just houses that are bordered by lawns, but our apartment blocks, communal buildings and schools too. There are countless reasons to maintain a healthy […]

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Fruit Trees For Your Garden

Imagine the sweet taste of a delicious apple. Taste the beautiful sharp and sour blend of a lemon on your tongue. Envisage the gentle and juicy feel of a pear as it dissolves in your mouth. Sounds delicious, right? Now consider the unseen amounts of pesticides and other harmful chemicals that have invaded these mouth-watering […]

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Nine Ways To Get A Garden Guest-Ready This Summer

The weather is beginning to hot up, and it means that you need to start dragging out the garden furniture and set up for garden guests. The barbecues are making an appearance, and the paddling pool needs to be blown up again. Soaking up the sun in a little piece of the world that is […]

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Benefits of Using a Grass Seed Spreader in Your Garden

A grass seed spreader is an essential tool for any enthusiastic gardener. Its function is to spread lawn seed and fertilizer (the larger models) across your garden without having to do it by hand. It will allow the seeds to be spread more evenly across the lawn which will allow your garden to flourish throughout […]

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Big Ideas For Your Small Garden

A lot of people in the UK have small gardens nowadays. However, having a small garden does not mean you can’t have big plans. There are a whole host of things you can do to your garden to make it a little paradise. This blog post will reveal some of the best ideas for small […]

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