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Strawberry Diseases and Their Control – Gardening Tips

Diseases are an important limiting factor in strawberry production in North Carolina. Control of these diseases involves a total cultural and disease prevention program. This program includes cultivar selection, use of certified planting stock, replacement of plants every 2 to 3 years, soil fumigation prior to planting, thinning plant stands after each harvest season plus disease, insect and weed control. Fungicide sprays are usually necessary prior to and during harvest to control fruit rot diseases. source
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Container Gardening: All About Worm Castings, A Soilless Mix, Refreshing Old Mix, Moisture Control

* All containers should have drainage holes. This episode is all about container gardening and worm castings. Use the table contents below to move through the video. I talk in depth about the benefits of worm castings and worm casting tea and show you how I use the products. I show you how to make a coco coir soilless mix, how I refresh my old container mixes, discuss the basics of moisture management, mulching and talk about what plants can...
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Home Gardening with Lady Bugs and Organic Pest Control

The cartoon is a story about Rose and her dog Breeze who design a healthy garden. They decide to use live lady bugs and praying mantis from Ladies in Red to ensure an organic garden with vegetables, flowers, and trees. Avoiding chemical sprays keep Rose's family and Breeze safe. Learn more at http://ladiesinred.com In business for 20 years, Ladies in Red supplies beneficial insects for natural chemical free pest control. Ladies in Red ships nationwide and year...
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Garden Insect Control – How To Control Garden Pests Without Insecticide / Pesticide – Gardening Tips

In today's episode we look at ten garden insects that damage your vegetable garden. These "bad insects" are called pests because they are unwanted and cause damage to foliage, flowers and fruits in your garden. We look at easy organic methods to control pests in your garden and also why you should avoid any chemical insecticides. By hand picking, using soapy water, neem oil you can eliminate almost all garden pests. The garden pests we will look at getting rid...
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