The winter months are the perfect time to start planning spring crops. Many gardeners have started seedlings and are ready to watch the final frost give way to warmer weather. After working so hard to plant a garden the last thing any gardener wants is to see the fruit of their labor ravaged by pests or disease. What gardener has not had nightmares about dealing with ants, aphids or the like?
That’s why these tips for natural pest control are so invaluable. Diligent gardeners can use creative and natural methods to protect their harvest.
Have you used any of natural pest control methods with success? We would love to hear your stories as we encourage each other toward a successful spring crop.
Photo courtesy of Fine Gardening.
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