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Now that the garden soils have warmed up, put down some mulch to conserve moisture and prevent weeds from growing. Some people use several layers of newspaper and cover that with grass clippings several inches thick to reduce their weeding and watering requirements. Of course, if you can find some straw or grass hay, this will also work as long as it is four or more inches thick.

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