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Why Frogs & Toads Are Good For Our Gardens
Find out the difference between a frog and a toad and all the ways they are beneficial in nature and our gardens. Gardening, Ideas, Frog Species, Frog And Toad, Garden Pest Control, Backyard Bee, Garden Pests, Frog Eggs, Aquatic Plants
Why Frogs & Toads Are Good For Our Gardens
Why Frogs & Toads Are Good For Our Gardens Find out the difference between a frog and a toad and all the ways they are beneficial in nature and our gardens.
How to Protect Nesting Boxes With a DIY Predator Block

By adding a small block of wood around the opening to a nesting box, you can stop predators from reaching the eggs or hatchlings inside. Birdhouses, Crafts, Homemade Bird Houses, Bird Nesting Box, Bird House Feeder, Bird House Plans, Bird Houses/feeders, Bird House, Birdhouse Designs
How to Protect Nesting Boxes With a DIY Predator Block
How to Protect Nesting Boxes With a DIY Predator Block By adding a small block of wood around the opening to a nesting box, you can stop predators from reaching the eggs or hatchlings inside.
Deer-proofing Your Garden: Does Anything Really Work? 
Realistic tips for dealing with deer in the garden. Deer Resistant Plants, Deer Fence, Deer Proof, Repellents, Whitetail Deer, Deer Deterent, Deer Species
Deer-proofing Your Garden: Does Anything Really Work?
Deer-proofing Your Garden: Does Anything Really Work? Realistic tips for dealing with deer in the garden.
By adding a simple predator guard to bird nesting boxes you can stop animals like racoons, snakes, squirrels, and other bird species from raiding the nest.
How to Protect Nesting Boxes With a DIY Predator Block — Empress of Dirt
By adding a simple predator guard to bird nesting boxes you can stop animals like racoons, snakes, squirrels, and other bird species from raiding the nest.
How to Feed Hummingbirds Without Attracting Bees

Tips to help keep bees and wasps away from hummingbird sugar water feeders. Hummingbirds, Outdoor, Friends, Humming Bird Feeders, Keep Bees Away, Bird Feeders, Feed Hummingbirds, Bees And Wasps
How to Feed Hummingbirds Without Attracting Bees — Empress of Dirt
How to Feed Hummingbirds Without Attracting Bees Tips to help keep bees and wasps away from hummingbird sugar water feeders.
Free Nesting Box Building Plans for Wild Birds Diy, Trellis, Shelter, Bird Houses Diy
Free Nesting Box Building Plans for Wild Birds
Free Nesting Box Building Plans for Wild Birds
How to make nutritious winter food for birds without using suet. Bird Food, Nature, Feeding Birds, Chickens, Homemade Bird Feeders, Winter Bird Feeders, Bird Seed
Homemade Peanut Butter Suet for Birds (Easy Recipe)
How to make nutritious winter food for birds without using suet.
Monarch butterfly collecting nectar on a coneflower. Monarch Butterfly Garden, Growing, Butterfly Garden, Garden, Garden And Yard, Blue Bayou, Monarch
How to Grow a Monarch Butterfly Garden
Monarch Butterflies: How Gardeners Can Truly Help
Want to attract dragonflies to your garden? It’s all about water, plants, and animals. You’ll need a pond with aquatic plants and diverse natural habitat to support native wildlife including pollinators like bees and butterflies. Bugs And Insects, Dragonfly Habitat, Garden Insects, Water Garden, Ponds For Small Gardens, Pond Plants, Water Plants
How To Welcome Dragonflies To Your Garden
Want to attract dragonflies to your garden? It’s all about water, plants, and animals. You’ll need a pond with aquatic plants and diverse natural habitat to support native wildlife including pollinators like bees and butterflies.
If slugs or snails are eating your vegetable garden, there are some things you can do to stop them. The gardening world is filled with folklore and misleading tips but a few common items may help. Vegetables Garden, Fruit, Inspiration, Garden Bugs, Slugs In Garden, Gardening Tips, Earthworms
Dealing With Slugs & Snails Without Harming Your Garden
If slugs or snails are eating your vegetable garden, there are some things you can do to stop them. The gardening world is filled with folklore and misleading tips but a few common items may help.
While birdhouses make fun decorations, if you want to help wildlife, choose proper nesting boxes suited to the bird species that frequent your garden. Garden Care, Decoration, Design, Alaska, Birdhouse Projects, Diy Bird Feeder
Birdhouses Versus Nesting Boxes: What's Best For Birds
While birdhouses make fun decorations, if you want to help wildlife, choose proper nesting boxes suited to the bird species that frequent your garden.
Ways to Discourage Wild Birds from Tapping on Windows and Mirrors Windows, Bird, Bird Deterrents, Bird Houses, Keep Birds Away
How to Stop Birds from Pecking or Flying Into Windows
Ways to Discourage Wild Birds from Tapping on Windows and Mirrors
Make a Robin Nesting Shelf (Free Plans) | Empress of Dirt If robins are nesting in awkward locations around your home, considering building a simple nesting shelf to provide a safe, secure location where they can raise their young without extra worries. Garages, Robins, Bird House Kits, Bird House Plans Free
Make a Robin Nesting Shelf (Free Plans) | Empress of Dirt
Make a Robin Nesting Shelf (Free Plans) | Empress of Dirt If robins are nesting in awkward locations around your home, considering building a simple nesting shelf to provide a safe, secure location where they can raise their young without extra worries.
DIY Raised Bed Screens to Keep Pests Away From Vegetables Exterior, Raised Garden Beds, Squirrel Proof Garden, Raised Vegetable Gardens, Raised Bed Fencing, Garden Boxes Raised, Garden Problems, Raised Garden Beds Diy
DIY Raised Bed Screens to Keep Pests Away From Vegetables
DIY Raised Bed Screens to Keep Pests Away From Vegetables
Did you know that hummingbirds are the smallest birds in the world? These tiny creatures are known for their ability to hover in mid-air and fly backwards. With their vibrant feathers and unique patterns, they are a sight to behold. Hummingbirds have a rapid wingbeat, which allows them to visit hundreds of flowers in a single day. Their long beaks are perfectly adapted for reaching deep into flowers to extract nectar. These fascinating birds are also capable of migrating long distances. Hummingbird Water, Hummingbird Nectar, Hummingbird Food, Wild Birds, Hummingbird Nectar Recipe, Hummingbird, Homemade Hummingbird Food, Homemade Hummingbird Feeder
Do You Know Hummingbirds? Take the Quiz and Find Out! | Empress of Dirt
Did you know that hummingbirds are the smallest birds in the world? These tiny creatures are known for their ability to hover in mid-air and fly backwards. With their vibrant feathers and unique patterns, they are a sight to behold. Hummingbirds have a rapid wingbeat, which allows them to visit hundreds of flowers in a single day. Their long beaks are perfectly adapted for reaching deep into flowers to extract nectar. These fascinating birds are also capable of migrating long distances.
Various wild animals can have interesting reactions after consuming fermented berries. Some animals, like birds, may become more vocal and exhibit erratic flying patterns. Others, such as raccoons, may appear intoxicated and lose their balance. Bears, on the other hand, can become quite lethargic and may even fall asleep. Animals, Squirrel, Squirrels, Animals Wild, Wild Animals, Wild
Do Wild Animals Really Get Drunk?
Various wild animals can have interesting reactions after consuming fermented berries. Some animals, like birds, may become more vocal and exhibit erratic flying patterns. Others, such as raccoons, may appear intoxicated and lose their balance. Bears, on the other hand, can become quite lethargic and may even fall asleep.
How do birds manage to survive freezing cold temperatures when we’re hiding indoors avoiding frostbite? Nature has equipped them with some clever mechanisms to combat the cold. Winter, Bird Care, Bird Species, Backyard Birds, Feral Cats
How wild birds survive freezing temperatures
How do birds manage to survive freezing cold temperatures when we’re hiding indoors avoiding frostbite? Nature has equipped them with some clever mechanisms to combat the cold.
This simple DIY water feeder is made from an old grapevine wreath, a pie plate, and stones. It’s an additional way to ensure butterflies and other pollinators have fresh water available in the garden. Butterfly Feeder, Bird Bath, Bird Bath Garden, Butterfly Garden Plants, Diy Grapevine Wreath, Diy Garden Projects
How to Make a Butterfly Water Feeder | Empress of Dirt
This simple DIY water feeder is made from an old grapevine wreath, a pie plate, and stones. It’s an additional way to ensure butterflies and other pollinators have fresh water available in the garden.
Along with a plant-filled organic garden with plenty of insects and nesting places, there are several other things you can do to attract birds to your garden and encourage them to settle in. Best Bird Feeders, How To Attract Birds, Backyard Birds Watching, Backyard Birds Sanctuary
Attracting Birds to Your Garden
Along with a plant-filled organic garden with plenty of insects and nesting places, there are several other things you can do to attract birds to your garden and encourage them to settle in.
Love hummingbirds? This sugar water recipe has the correct ratio to match the nectar hummingbirds find in the wild. We’ve also simplified it so you can make any size batch from small to large to avoid spoilage. Hummingbird Mixture, Hummingbird Mix, Make Hummingbird Food, Sugar Water For Hummingbirds
The Right Recipe for Sugar Water
Love hummingbirds? This sugar water recipe has the correct ratio to match the nectar hummingbirds find in the wild. We’ve also simplified it so you can make any size batch from small to large to avoid spoilage.
Use these tips to choose the right bird feeder for your garden to keep the birds safe, happy, and well fed. Platform Bird Feeder, Squirrel Baffle, Suet Feeder, Gardening 101, Bird Cage
How to Choose the Right Birdfeeder
Use these tips to choose the right bird feeder for your garden to keep the birds safe, happy, and well fed.
Light pollution is a serious problem affecting the life cycles of various plants and animals. Whether it’s animals like fireflies, birds, moths, or bats, or plants and trees, living things need both darkness and light. Light Pollution, Light Cycle, Light Energy, Plant Life Cycle, Plant Growth, Wild Plants, Fireflies
The Problem With Artificial Lights and Wildlife
Light pollution is a serious problem affecting the life cycles of various plants and animals. Whether it’s animals like fireflies, birds, moths, or bats, or plants and trees, living things need both darkness and light.
Want creative and unique birdhouse ideas? This photo gallery features all sorts of decorative bird home with lots of rustic, homemade touches including different paint colors and stone finishes. Mac, Decorative Bird Houses, Bird Houses Painted, Wood Birdhouses, Bird Houses Ideas Diy
Gallery of Birdhouse Ideas
Want creative and unique birdhouse ideas? This photo gallery features all sorts of decorative bird home with lots of rustic, homemade touches including different paint colors and stone finishes.
While there is no way to completely get rid of Japanese beetles, these tips can help us catch more of them. The fewer we have, the fewer there are to destroy our plants. Growing Vegetables, Organic Gardening Pest Control, Beneficial Insects, Get Rid Of Aphids
How to Get Rid of Japanese Beetles
While there is no way to completely get rid of Japanese beetles, these tips can help us catch more of them. The fewer we have, the fewer there are to destroy our plants.
Let’s look at popular ladybug facts and myths and find out whether it is recommended to buy lady beetles to combat garden pests. Planting Flowers, Beetle, Lady, Pests, Pest Control, Bugs, Lady Beetle
Should I Buy Ladybugs for my Garden?
Let’s look at popular ladybug facts and myths and find out whether it is recommended to buy lady beetles to combat garden pests.
Forget the tomato juice! This is what you use to remove skunk spray. It’s a simple recipe you can make at home to remove skunk odor from humans, pets, and clothing. Skunk Repellent, Skunk Spray Remedy, Odor Remover, Getting Rid Of Skunks, Skunk Smell, Skunk Spray, Odor Remedies
How to Remove Skunk Spray (No, Not With Tomato Juice)
Forget the tomato juice! This is what you use to remove skunk spray. It’s a simple recipe you can make at home to remove skunk odor from humans, pets, and clothing.
Forget the tomato juice! This is what you use to remove skunk spray. It’s a simple recipe you can make at home to remove skunk odor from humans, pets, and clothing.
How to Remove Skunk Spray (No, Not With Tomato Juice)
Forget the tomato juice! This is what you use to remove skunk spray. It’s a simple recipe you can make at home to remove skunk odor from humans, pets, and clothing.
Make your own hummingbird feeder using small mason jars. These feeders are simple to make, loved by hummingbirds, and easy to clean. Mason Jars, Bobs, Summer, Diy Hummingbird Feeder, Bird Feeder Craft
Make a Hummingbird Feeder with Mason Jars
Make your own hummingbird feeder using small mason jars. These feeders are simple to make, loved by hummingbirds, and easy to clean.
Along with good quality birdseed, it is equally important to clean bird feeders on a regular basis to prevent the spread of disease and make the feeders welcoming to wild birds. Wild Bird Feeders, Bird Seed Storage
How to Clean Bird Feeders the Right Way
Along with good quality birdseed, it is equally important to clean bird feeders on a regular basis to prevent the spread of disease and make the feeders welcoming to wild birds.
Using a wildlife camera (trail camera or birdcam) is a great way to get candid photos or videos of the activity at your backyard bird feeder. Equipped with a motion-sensor, these cameras capture up close and personal details of wildlife that only occurs when we are away. Outdoors, Videos, Backyard Birds Feeders, Bird Watching, Backyard Camping
How To Choose a Wildlife Camera (Trail Camera) For Backyard Birds
Using a wildlife camera (trail camera or birdcam) is a great way to get candid photos or videos of the activity at your backyard bird feeder. Equipped with a motion-sensor, these cameras capture up close and personal details of wildlife that only occurs when we are away.