Deerproofing Your Yard & Garden

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Storey Publishing, 2005 - Gardening - 199 pages
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Dealing with deer is a challenge for many gardeners and homeowners, but in Deerproofing Your Yard & Garden, master gardener Rhonda Massingham Hart tells homeowners exactly what they need to know: which commercial repellents are most (and least) effective, how to make homemade deterrents, and how to create a landscape designed to repel deer. This book is your best defense against unwanted deer.
 

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As deer populations increase, property owners are looking for ways to combat damage from them. Master gardener Hart (Dirt-Cheap Gardening, Storey, 1995) offers environmentally responsible methods for ... Read full review

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Comprehensive, readable and useful. Nothing really stops a hungry deer but suggestions here make it more difficult and slow them down. Read full review

Contents

1 Not Your Ordinary Problem
1
2 Getting to Know Deer
7
3 What Are the Damages
37
4 DeeroScaping
61
5 Deer Deterrents
99
6 The Deerproof Garden
148
7 Community Efforts
181
Resources
192
Products Suppliers
194
Index
196
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Rhonda Massingham Hart is a master gardener and the author of several books including Vertical Vegetables & Fruit, The Dirt-Cheap Green Thumb, and Deerproofing Your Yard & Garden. She has written articles for a variety of magazines, including Flower & Garden, Woman's Day, and Fine Gardening. She writes extensively on organic gardening techniques and lives in Washington State.

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