Ben Perry

How to Grow Soybeans

Introduction Love to eat soybeans and want to grow some on your own? If you have a green thumb, this should not be a problem. However, if this is the first time you are trying your hand at it, I am here to help. This free-branching legume can grow as large as 36 inches in …

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How to Grow Thyme

Introduction Isn’t it about time you conquered your fears about growing thyme? Bad joke, I know, but I really couldn’t help it. I absolutely adore growing this aromatic herb in my garden. Just the smell takes me back to summer months spent on my grandparents’ farm, watching them grow this herb with tender loving care. …

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How to Grow Sage

Introduction Have you tried to grow your own sage just to get disappointing results? If you answered yes, you are basically in the same predicament that I was in when I tried to grow sage for the first time in my garden. The good news is that it is not difficult to grow provided you …

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Cedar Oil for Ticks: Using Cedar Oil Spray as a Natural Tick Repellent for Your Yard

We have SERIOUS insect problems where I live. Here’s my location on a map of the US showing Lyme disease cases: My hometown has one of the highest rates of Lyme-carrying ticks in the state. To make matters worse, I live directly adjacent to wetlands. Our town’s newspaper is called The Mosquito: All this is …

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