Peach Leaf Curl
Fungal Diseases

Peach Leaf Curl

WHAT IS PEACH LEAF CURL, AND WHAT CAN BE DONE ABOUT IT? Ivan asked the following question:“Every year my peach trees are suffering from leaf curl, and it seems to be getting worse every year. Does this recipe help with peach leaf curl and are there specific times of the year I should spray my…

Organic Aphid Control – Citrus Homemade Insecticidal Spray
Aphids

Organic Aphid Control – Citrus Homemade Insecticidal Spray

AN EXCELLENT ORGANIC APHID CONTROL METHOD THAT CAN DO THE JOB OF KILLING APHIDS QUICKLY IS THE CITRUS HOMEMADE INSECTICIDAL SPRAY It’s true that aphids are quite small and so difficult to get rid of. However, this citrus homemade insecticidal spray kills the aphids and even deters the ants which colonize the aphids for their honeydew. CAUTION: Before I begin…

Garlic Spray Recipe
Insect Control

Garlic Spray Recipe

GARLIC SPRAY SEEMS TO HAVE A DETERRING EFFECT ON A WIDE RANGE OF INSECTS, SO YOU MAY WANT TO TRY THIS HOMEMADE GARLIC SPRAY TO GET RID OF APHIDS OR EVEN ANTS Since garlic has such a strong smell, it confuses insects in search of their favourite plants, so this spray works best before plant infestation. So…

15 Ways To Get Rid Of Ants
Ants

15 Ways To Get Rid Of Ants

Recently a reader was having difficulty getting rid of fire ants and wanted to know if I had a solution. He said he had tried Diatomaceous Earth red and white, hot water, saltwater and straight vinegar. Nothing seemed to work, and now the fire ants were nesting in their orchard! To hopefully give him an…