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Control Pests Nature’s Way

Dan This Land of Ours

Cathy Isom has an interesting way of using nature instead of chemicals to control pests in your garden and on the farm. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours.     It is possible to use nature instead of chemicals to control the pests in your garden and on the farm.  Here are ten plants to keep pests at …

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Research on Pests and Beneficial Species Funding from USDA

Dan Field Crops, Forestry, Fruits, Industry News Release, Nursery Crops, Specialty Crops, Vegetables

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced 21 grants totaling $7.6 million for research to help manage pests and beneficial species that affect agricultural crops. The funding is made possible through NIFA’s Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) program, authorized by the 2014 Farm Bill. “There continues to be a critical need to …

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Natural Pest Repellants

Dan This Land of Ours

Everyone wants their plants and flowers to be beautiful. But when unwanted guest arrive it is time to spray. Cathy Isom has some all-natural solutions to keep those pesky garden pests at bay. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. With all of the hard work your put into your backyard gardens it would be devastating to see the fruits …