Control pests without chemicals

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Why It Matters

Skip the poisons — natural pest-control solutions can work just as well without exposing you to dangerous chemicals.

Benefits for You

Chemical pesticides cost more than organic ones, which are generally safer for you and your family.

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  • How To Start

    Grow plants that naturally repel pests. Basil is a good candidate, as its odor is unpleasant to tons of garden pests.

  • What Comes Next

    Invest in trap crops — plants that’ll draw pests’ attention away from the ones you want to protect. These decoys can do wonders for gardens.

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