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Nature's Garden Helpers

Mother Nature has provided the gardener with a small army of natural pest controllers. From amphibians to birds to plants, these commandos keep the enemy at bay.

Excerpted from Simple Steps: Vegetable Gardening

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Song Thrush Predator to Garden Snail
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Song Thrush

The song thrush breaks snails from their shells, so plant a berry-bearing shrub or tree near the garden to give these helpful birds winter food too.

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