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How to Control Disease in Plants — Naturally

Controlling disease in plants requires a two-pronged approach. First, make the plants strong so they resist disease using their own natural defenses. Second, if disease does set in, diagnose the disease accurately and then take appropriate remediation measures. At American Continue Reading….

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Controlling Post-Emergent Weeds

Post-emergent weed control refers to practices to manage weeds once they have sprouted and are growing. Weeds take over naked soil very easily, so they are an annual problem in vegetable gardens, in poorly established lawns and along walkways, driveways Continue Reading….

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How to Reduce Transplant Stress

Transplant stress or transplant shock is a typical plant response to a change in environment. Plants are living beings, and like any living being, they are acclimatized to the habitat where they initially take root. When this habitat is changed, Continue Reading….

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How to Improve the Soil Condition of a Garden or Lawn

The condition of your soil is crucial to a healthy vegetable garden, lawn or ornamental garden. There are several things you can do to give your plants the best chance of growing strong and producing. What does soil condition mean, Continue Reading….

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