A gardener's battle in the garden often seems to be with insects; however, rodents can wreak some serious havoc to plants as well. In addition to nibbling on your produce and tunneling through your garden, rodents like gophers, mice, and rats can eventually move on to your home. To avoid damage and further infestation, it's important to remove any unwanted critters. Here are a few tips on how to get rid of rodents from your garden. 1. Adopt a Cat Cats have long been known for their ability to hunt mice and other rodents. A great … [Read more...] about 5 Tips for Getting Rid of Rodents in Your Garden
Having a home garden is an excellent means of making sure your family has nutritional fruits and vegetables throughout the year without paying high prices at the local grocery store. We share everything there is to know about gardening.
Many of us give up on our gardens at the end of summer. However, even though the leaves may be falling off and the sun may be disappearing, there are still many gardening jobs to be getting on with in fall – many of which will help to preserve your garden throughout winter. Below are just five gardening tasks that are worth doing in the fall. Fertilize Your Lawn Fertilizer helps to give your plants an added growth boost. It’s often not necessary to fertilize shrubs and flowers, however it’s worth adding some fertilizer to your lawn. … [Read more...] about Five Fall Gardening Tasks You Mustn’t Forget