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Growing Organically - Crop Rotation

Rotate the crops growing in your garden to reduce soil-borne pests, optimize nutrient recycling, and take advantage of companion planting.
Crop rotation is an essential strategy for organic gardeners. By alternating the crops planted at a particular site, a gardener can avoid soil-borne pathogens and pests, replenish… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/growing-organically-crop-rotation/

Bats in the Barn!

Why we want the bats living in our barn to stay in the neighbourhood after we've evicted them.
In the summer we share our country home with bats. We welcome the work these Big Brown Bats (Eptesicus fuscus) do to control the insect populations. Living across from a large… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/bats-barn/

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Growing Organically - Crop Rotation

Rotate the crops growing in your garden to reduce soil-borne pests, optimize nutrient recycling, and take advantage of companion planting.
Crop rotation is an essential strategy for organic gardeners. By alternating the crops planted at a particular site, a gardener can avoid soil-borne pathogens and pests, replenish… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/growing-organically-crop-rotation/

Bats in the Barn!

Why we want the bats living in our barn to stay in the neighbourhood after we've evicted them.
In the summer we share our country home with bats. We welcome the work these Big Brown Bats (Eptesicus fuscus) do to control the insect populations. Living across from a large… http://harroldcountryhome.ca/blog/bats-barn/

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