Do It Yourself Pest Control

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Do it yourself pest control can be far better for your garden and your bank balance than buying Shop-brought pesticides. We’ve all heard about the hospital superbugs which are antibiotic-resistant, but not many people know that the bugs which attack your vegetables can also become resistant to pesticides. It is far better … Read more

Gardening Pest Control

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For many of us, home gardening is an integral part of living the dream. The freedom that comes with the ownership and the knowledge that you are growing your own crops is just unbeatable. But pests and diseases can make the realization of your dream a horrible nightmare. Pest infestation and diseases … Read more

Diatomaceous Earth

Diatomaceous Earth

Diatomaceous earth is a natural very soft rock composed of ancient tiny fossilized shells from prehistoric seas, and looks like a crumbly talcum powder. It can be extremely useful in your garden as it is natural and non toxic to the extent that it is used as a grain additive. There are … Read more

Spider Pest Control in the Garden

Spider Pest Control in the Garden

Most home gardeners will not consider spiders as a common threat after all apart from the deadlier species most seem to be practically harmless. Only spiders ‘mites’ can be fatally damaging to your plants, and the spiders that you see every day shouldn’t do much harm, in fact, they can sometimes help … Read more

Effective Garden Pest Control

Effective Garden Pest Control

If you don’t have an effective garden pest control strategy for your garden, it could be vulnerable to all kinds of critter attacks. There is no way to completely turn insects away from your garden, they have evolved over thousands of years living in this type of habitat, but not all insects … Read more