Effective Eco Friendly Pest Control Options Really Do Exist (and There are Probably More Choices Than You Think)

It seems that protecting the environment is on everyone’s mind these days. In fact, one of the most common questions I get from customers at my greenhouse is if there are any natural pest control methods that really work. Avoiding the use of chemically laden pesticides is a top priority …

Great Gifts for Lawn & Garden Enthusiasts

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What’s a thoughtful gift idea for a gardener who seems to have everything? That’s a question I hear a lot at the greenhouse where I work, especially around the holidays. Coming up with great gift ideas for gardeners doesn’t have to be difficult. As a long-time gardener myself, …

At Home Remedies: Repellent Myths Dispelled

If you’ve ever had a problem with animals in your garden, you know the amount of damage they can do. You may have gone to great lengths to deter persistent critters, including using baby powder to repel rabbits or using various concoctions of other household products to keep relentless deer, …

What Do I Need to Start a Garden?

What do you need in order to start a garden? That’s a question I hear on a daily basis at the greenhouse. Fortunately, with the help of a few gardening and wild animal control tips for beginners, just about anyone can develop a green thumb and create a beautiful, bountiful …

How to Get Rid of Chipmunks in Your Garden

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If you’re a big fan of our animated friends “Alvin and the Chipmunks,” you might be under the impression that chipmunks are cute, harmless creatures. But if you have a backyard garden that has become the target of a chipmunk invasion, you know these small, squirrel-like creatures are …

Re-Tweet Contest: November

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Fall is in the Air: Preparing Your Crops

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You’ve probably already noticed the days are starting to get shorter and you’re waking to discover a slight chill in the morning air. That can only mean one thing: fall is right around the corner. And if you have a garden, it’s also time to prepare for …

Re-Tweet Contest: October

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August Twitter Re-Tweet Contest

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Make Homemade Pesto with Basil from Your Garden

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Are your basil plants two-feet high? Mine look like they are trying to take over my garden. The little frog that lives in my raised garden bed loves my basil plants – I think he feels like he's living in a jungle.

Every year I struggle with how …

June Twitter Contest

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What to Do with a Surplus of Tomatoes from your Garden

If you’re like me, you’ve been harvesting a bounty of beautiful tomatoes from your garden all summer – more than you could ever possibly eat before they spoil. I used to put tomatoes in everything to try and use them all up … in pasta sauce, on pizza, in salsa, …

Havahart® Twitter Contest: May

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Havahart® Twitter Contest: April

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Havahart® Twitter Contest: March

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Havahart® Twitter Contest: February

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Havahart Twitter Contest

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Havahart® 25,000 Facebook Fan Party: Mouthwatering Animal-Themed Recipes

On April 4, 2011, Havahart®,manufacturers of caring animal control products like Havahart® Easy Set® Animal Traps, began the “Havahart Gives Back!” Facebook initiative. The goal was to raise $2,500.00 for American Humane Association by donating $.10 for each new fan the Havahart® Facebook Page received. We are thrilled …