Prevent Bedwetting with Honey, Eliminate Slugs with Wood Ash, Control Garden Insects with Garlic, and More Country Lore

Move appliances more easily with cooking oil, sprout seeds to determine which are fertile, car-starter fluid in lawn mowers poses an explosion hazard, keep animals out of the garden with dog hair, make a catalytic wood stove more efficient, reduce fat in cooked beef by rinsing, clean paint from trim with furniture polish, and more tips from MOTHER's readers. Originally published as "Country Lore: Oil, Seeds & Ash Cans" in the April/May 1992 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS.

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