HORTISCOPE: Strawberries need winter blankets without weeds

September 22, 2010 at 8:00 am in Park Rapids Enterprise

Q: A person I know had ant problems on rhubarb roots. To get rid of the ants, I suggested sprinkling corn meal around the plants. Ants cannot digest corn meal and will take it back to their hive. I have used this method with good success around my yard for the last five years. Continue Reading