In honor of Earth Day April 22nd, I would like to make some suggestions for some easy ways you can make some really big changes in your impact on our beautiful planet.
One of the easiest ways is to choose native and adaptive plants. Native and adaptive plants use less water and attract native bees and insects, they are also lower maintenance and typically need less pest control management.
Use only organic solutions when pest management is necessary. You need to understand the consequences of chemical use. The long-term use of chemicals on your property changes the Eco system for everyone. Quick point… chemicals can’t tell a good bug from a bad one, they kill the soil and the run off of chemical fertilizers create algal blooms in streams that kill the aquatic…
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