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 Use scent to deter foxes


Foxes have a very strong sense of smell and will eat almost anything. Gardens with chickens or rabbits, or bird feeders, accessible pots, and crops are particularly attractive. You can use some scents to deter foxes, they are said to dislike the smell of chilies and garlic, so pour boiling water and spray your garden as a fox repellant. Other animal repellents are available, but be aware of the risk to other wildlife and always read the manufacturers' instructions carefully. If a territory is marked by a fox, it will take some effort to move them, and if they feel their territory is being threatened, they may increase the amount of marking.

How to make the earthworm compost we need at home

 How to make the earthworm compost we need at home. The first answer everyone can ask who is a best friend to the farmer is the earthworm. Earthworm production is the most profitable industry at a low cost in agro-based industries. It costs 4 to 6 rupees to produce a kilo of earthworm and 10 to 15 rupees per kilo in the market. Generally, there are two methods of making compost which is hot and cold. The Gold method involves putting a lid on a hole or tub to hold the food we use daily, such as vegetables and their skins, fruits, coffee powder, and eggshells. But it can be well composted for at least a year. Next up is Hot Time. This method compost household waste products with micro-organisms. This requires good aeration of decomposing water. It takes three to 4 months for compost to form in this manner. Apart from these two methods, the third method is to make earthworm compost with earthworms. We can make earthworm compost by keeping vegetable skin waste at home. In this article, we