Menacing gnats

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    May 28, 2011 — Annoying little gnats can take all the joy out of a plant lovers Springtime. Mike McGrath suggests a few ways to keep these miniscule menaces away from your face. Plus your fabulous phone calls.

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    Question of the Week

    We have three acres in the country; one acre is a lawn we keep cut short; the rest is woods. We have a terrible time with gnats; they’re driving us crazy, attacking us just about every time we go outside. I love where we live, but it’s a real drag not being able to work in the garden or go for a stroll without long sleeves, long pants (in the summer!), hats and sunglasses. Get the answer »

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