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Right Tree Placement: Determine Environment Factors, Shape and Size of a Tree

Anyone with a love for the wild will tell you how important trees are for our environment. Other than providing us with oxygen, they also give us shade, windbreak, less noise as well as a higher value to the property. However, ...
 
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Top Pest-Away Garden Plants
Top Pest-Away Garden Plants
Top Pest-Away Garden Plants

Top Pest-Away Garden Plants

Normally, you would notice butterflies and bees flying and buzzing around your garden. It’s because plants are attracting them. But do you know that there are plants that do the opposite?… Instead of attracting, they repe...

 
 
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Edible Garden Flowers to Grow and Enjoy
Edible Garden Flowers to Grow and Enjoy
Edible Garden Flowers to Grow and Enjoy

Edible Garden Flowers to Grow and Enjoy

The use of edible flowers in cooking or as decoration on dishes can be traced back 3,000 B.C. The Chinese were believed to be the first to incorporate edible types of flowers in their recipes. In Roman times, their flower garde...
 
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Amazing Backyard Healing Weeds
Amazing Backyard Healing Weeds
Amazing Backyard Healing Weeds

Amazing Backyard Healing Weeds

Weeds. For thousands of years, man has depended on them to cure illnesses. They are resilient and are survivors. Most are commonly found in our backyard, which unfortunately considered by most as useless and a nuisance. Many tr...

 
 
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Organic Gardening and the Environment
Organic Gardening and the Environment
Organic Gardening and the Environment

Organic Gardening and the Environment

So what exactly are the effects of organic garden to the environment? In organic gardening, use of synthetic fertilizers, pesticides and herbicides is avoided in order to prevent runoff of these chemicals into our water supply....
 
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Pesticide Laden Food You Need to Know About
Pesticide Laden Food You Need to Know About
Pesticide Laden Food You Need to Know About

Pesticide Laden Food You Need to Know About

USDA has compiled a data of 48 vegetables and fruits with high residue of pesticides and was found that 65 percent of the samples tested are positive. How does this happen? Chemicals get onto our food directly by spray, water f...

 
 
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Noteworthy Benefits of Heritage Crops
Noteworthy Benefits of Heritage Crops
Noteworthy Benefits of Heritage Crops

Noteworthy Benefits of Heritage Crops

There are two types of plant seeds, the heritage and hybrid varieties. Heritage crops or Heirlooms crops are mostly open pollinated plants that have been handed down by families and their species carried on for more than hundre...
 
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Climate Change and Its Effects on Farming

We are all the witnesses of the fact that the mother Nature has had just about enough of us and out disrespect for it and that it tries to fight back. The climate is changing due to all the horrible pollution, gases and the eff...