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Special Earth Day Feature: The Truth About Bottled Water

Every square mile of ocean contains 46,000 pieces of floating plastic. A plastic bottle can take hundreds of years to break down – and even then, its particles don’t just disappear. Over time, plastic breaks down into smaller pieces that can contaminate our soil, animals, and waterways. Animals often mistake these plastic pieces for food. Once the plastic gets into their systems, these pieces can poison the animal and often lead to its death.26 billion water bottles are thrown away each…

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The Sunflower provides dramatic flair to a vegetable garden. They also serve an important and beneficial role in your garden. They: attract pollinators, provide shade, act as a living trellis and can even assist in the cleaning of contaminated soil. Read on to learn tips on incorporating them into your next vegetable garden.

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The Sunflower provides dramatic flair to a vegetable garden. They also serve an important and beneficial role in your garden. They: attract pollinators, provide shade, act as a living trellis and can even assist in the cleaning of contaminated soil. Read on to learn tips on incorporating them into your next vegetable garden.

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Giant granadilla (Passiflora quadrangularis) - U.S. Botanical Garden, Washington, D.C. Photo by Mefox13 . . . . ღTrish W ~ http://www.pinterest.com/trishw/ . . . . #passion_flower #flower #mytumblr

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23 Diagrams That Make Gardening So Much Easier

Raised gardening beds keep vegetables away from contaminated soil, can deter some pests, and are easier on backs and knees—here’s some information about how to make one.

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18 Surprisingly Effective Gardening Tricks That Keep Away Pests, Fight Disease And Improve Your Soil

There are many gardening�tricks that can significantly reduce the risk of�vermininfestation or�mold�contamination as well as ensure the best nutrient profile for your crop.

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How To Clean Up Damaged Land With Sun Flowers - http://www.ecosnippets.com/environmental/how-to-clean-up-damaged-land-with-sun-flowers/

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23 Diagrams That Make Gardening So Much Easier

Raised gardening beds keep vegetables away from contaminated soil, can deter some pests, and are easier on backs and knees—here’s some information about how to make one.

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Composting Do’s and Dont’s Chart

Composting Do's and Dont's Chart Composting benefits: Enriches soils, Helps cleanup contaminated soils, Helps prevent pollution and Offers economic benefits

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