Does companion planting work? The answer is yes, but maybe not how you think it does. Effective organic gardening techniques often implement many types of companion planting.

Introduction 00:00
1. What not to plant next to each other 00:58
2. Implement polyculture practices 01:38
3. Encourage beneficial insects and pollinators 03:52
4. Use plants as supports for one another 07:33
5. Repel pests using companion planting 08:23

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Trap Crop Information Sources:
Perimeter Trap Cropping: A Novel Approach to Insect Control
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Trap Cropping for Small-Market Vegetable Growers
https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C1118&title=Trap%20Cropping%20for%20Small-Market%20Vegetable%20Growers

What Trap Crops Are and How They Work

Trap Crops – Organic Pest Management for Gardeners

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