Garden Tips

Garden Tips For October 2020:

1).  Mouse traps baited with apple slices can be used to trap voles.
2).  Time to clean and store your hummingbird feeders.
3).  Winter rye is an excellent cover crop for your vegetable gardens.
4).  Fall is the best time to fertilize and lime your lawn.
5).  Fresh dill will keep in the freezer for 6 months.
6).  Fall is a good time to add an additional layer of composted cow manure to your garden.
7).  Tree leaves breakdown into rich compost mainly free from weed seeds.