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Nashville, Ark. –
This time of year, many of us begin to plan our garden. When planning, we often forget
to include a way to keep the wildlife out of our garden. No matter how hard you work
tilling the soil, watering, and keeping disease out, if you cannot keep the wildlife
out it is a lot of hard work for little reward.
Wildlife are very common in our area with deer being one of the leading problems we
hear about in Howard County. Armadillos and groundhogs are a few other varmints that
could cause you problems in your garden that you might go ahead and prepare for.
Here are three options to help keep wildlife out of your garden and keep all the goodies
For more information on protecting your garden from wildlife, you can send an email
to firstname.lastname@example.org. Howard County Extension office is still working and is there for all the residences
in Howard County during this time.
By Samantha Horn County Extension Agent - AgricultureThe Cooperative Extension ServiceU of A System Division of Agriculture
Media Contact: Samantha Horn County Extension Agent - AgricultureU of A Division of AgricultureCooperative Extension Service421 N. Main Nashville AR 71852 (870) 845-7517 email@example.com
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