Row Covers: The No-Spray Way to Protect Plants

Lightweight fabric row covers are an easy way to protect your crops from insects and critters, and extend the season.

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Ripening fruit is a tempting treat for birds and squirrels. You can prevent losses by covering your tree with a layer of tulle netting, gathering and securing it around the trunk of the tree.
Illustration by Elayne Sears