Cucumber beetles, growing watermelons, dog and cat pests

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Daily Newsletter for Friday, June 12, 2020

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In these divine pleasures permitted to me of walks in the June night under moon and stars, I can put my life as a fact before me and stand aloof from its honor and shame.
–Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–82) 

 
Digital Garden Guide
 
Cucumber Beetles
Cucumber Beetle Control

Cucumber Beetles
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of cucumber beetles in the garden.

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Watermelons
Growing Watermelons

Watermelons
Everyone seems to love juicy watermelon in the summertime. Native to Africa, melons need warm temperatures (up to 80°F during the day) and a long growing season. Here’s how to plant and grow watermelons in your garden!

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Summer Pests That Affect Dogs and Cats
Dog and Cat Pests

Summer Pests That Affect Dogs and Cats
The family dogs and cats seem to enjoy the outdoors as much as we do. But the warm months bring special challenges to pet owners—fleas, ticks, skunk encounters, and more! Here are some common summer pest problems—from ticks to fleas—and solutions.

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