The lack of four-season food sources is one of the leading causes of the world’s declining bee populations.
It’s hot out there. And it’s hard to believe summer is drawing to a close. Kids will start back to school in just a few weeks, and football season is so close it is palpable.
Weeds can be a major pain for the home gardener. They compete for nutrients, water and light, and let’s face it, they’re just ugly. Summer days make growing easy for weeds.
Animal waste tainting fresh produce is one of the major causes of food-borne ailments.
Gardeners trying to lure pollinators to their landscape would be wise to mimic nature and plant wildflowers.