Safer® Brand Scholarship Winner November 2016: Wendy Lagerquist

30 Dec , 2016  

Safer® Brand is pleased to announce the selection of the July 2016 winner of our twice-a-year scholarship contest. This…

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How to Build a Compost Barrel (with Photos)

19 Dec , 2016  

How to Make a Compost Bin
If you’ve decided to begin composting, then you have two options, you can start a compost pile somewhere in your backyard…

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Vegetable Gardening

How to Clean Up Diatomaceous Earth

21 Nov , 2016  

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Using Diatomaceous Earth to target an insect infestation in your home, garden or business is a great choice when you’re…


Home Pest Control

7 Common Christmas Tree Bugs and How to Get Rid of Them

14 Nov , 2016  

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It’s the question on everyone’s minds this holiday season: Should I cut down a real Christmas tree or buy a fake one?…

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Home Pest Control

Can I Use Aerosols Around People and Pets?

7 Nov , 2016  

Aerosol bug sprays
World War II was a landmark moment for insecticides. When U.S. troops were slogging through the Pacific Theatre in the campaign…


Lawn & Landscape

Invite Nature to Your Yard: How to Create a Certified Wildlife Habitat

1 Nov , 2016  

Certified Wildlife Habitat NWF garden pond
With the continued suburbanization of the country, it’s getting harder and harder for wildlife to find a place they can…



Recipes to Make Great Compost

24 Oct , 2016  

How to Make the Best Compost
There is an art to composting. It’s not as simple as just throwing in scraps and turning it every week. Great compost…


Vegetable Gardening

Hydroponics 101: What You Need to Start Growing

18 Oct , 2016  

Create your own hydroponic garden
Congratulations on deciding to try a hydroponic growing system! Now that you’ve made that big decision, you’re probably…

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