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10 Insect-Eating Birds To Attract To Your Garden

Brown sparrow eating insects in the park of the Rosaleda del Parque del Oeste in Madrid

Insects can cause a lot of damage to your garden if you don’t take preventative measures. However, you can attract many insect-eating birds to help reduce damage. Insect-eating birds can remove those pesky bugs and keep your garden pest-free. In this article, we will share 10 insect-eating birds that are beneficial to attract to your …

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23 Beneficial Insects and How They Support Your Garden

Lady bug

Garden vegetation provides the perfect hovel within which insects can hang out, make a home, multiply, and create havoc for your plants. Because of these, there are various remedies, chemical and natural, to help rid your garden of basically all things creepy-crawly to improve the health of your flowers and produce. However, do you know …

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5 Reasons Why Your Plant’s Leaves Are Turning Yellow

yellow plant leaves

We all know that plants are important. They produce the oxygen we breathe and the food we eat. They also play a vital role in the water cycle, helping to purify our air and water. So, when our plant leaves start turning yellow, it’s natural to worry. There are several reasons why your plant’s leaves …

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8 Ways To Use Banana Peels in Your Garden

banana peel

Bananas are cheap, readily available, and nutritious. These well-loved fruits are originally from Africa but are now mostly grown in Central and South America, with over 100 billion bananas being eaten around the world every year! Bananas aren’t just good for eating though; their peels can be used in many ways in your home and …

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