Insect Pest Control
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Have been told that coffee grounds are good for keeping bugs away from plants in garden is this true ?

Zone P1B 7R8 | barblatour123 added on May 24, 2018 | Answered

is it true that coffee grounds are good for gardens ?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 24, 2018

There does not seem to be any evidence that coffee grounds deters or kills pests in the garden.
Coffee grounds however are used as a fertilizer.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/composting/ingredients/coffee-grounds-gardening.htm

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