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Havens For Beneficial Bugs

Print PDFBees are beautiful Nurturing pollinators yard by yard Despite dire daily news about climate change and ecological destruction, I’m heartened to observe increasing interest in protecting and nurturing pollinators. Cute, fuzzy honeybees still get the most media attention, but … Continue reading

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From Monoculture To Pollinator Picnic

Print PDFBees adore oregano Transforming Lawns Into Lunch I’ve written a fair amount about how trading monoculture lawns for pollinator patches can fight climate change, help the environment, save water, and bring your yard to life, but there’s always more … Continue reading

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Natural Controls For Cabbage Whites

Print PDFFun craft project with kiddos Of Kale And Cabbage Butterflies Cabbage Whites, Cabbage Moths, Cabbageworm, all are names for the very common (yet introduced) Cabbage White Butterfly (Pieris rapae). Under two inches wide, white or cream with distinctive black … Continue reading

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The Magic Of Mulch & Patience

Print PDFLet nature work in peace and prepare to be amazed Nature’s Healing Takes Time Every Friday for over twenty years, I’ve worked with a band of vigorous volunteers to plant and maintain the extensive grounds at our local public … Continue reading

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