Top Home Made Organic Pesticides

Top Home Made Organic Pesticides

Pesticides are not only toxic to the environment, but also to the humans and animals residing. Prolong exposure to these chemically-loaded pesticides has been the main reason for serious illnesses and a number of health issues like skin diseases, digestive issues, and psychological disorders in humans. Chemical laden destroys the quality of the soil and cause certain issues like erosion, drought, and famine, etc.   So why not use homemade organic products that is friendly to the environment and safe, we have curated a list of homemade product that is totally safe and effective.

Neem Leaf

Neem has long been used in traditional medicine and also famous for its culinary properties. It is also k This medicinal herb has a bitter taste and known to deter pests away due to strong odor, it is non-toxic to any pets, birds etc. It’s best to spray neem oil on young plants where it is said to be effective for about 22 days.

Salt Spray

Salt is completely natural and it has many healing benefits,  it will also help increase nutrition absorption like magnesium, phosphorus, and sulfur. You can make salt spray using rock salt and mineral water. Also, you can sprinkle salt around plants to keep bugs and insects away.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Onion And Garlic Spray

Mix a clove and a half onion and blend in the mixture and then press out the juice out of it by pressing it using cloth.  Then add a teaspoon of cayenne pepper and a dash of liquid soap to the mix. Use it on your plants

Eucalyptus Oil

The strong smell of eucalyptus oil deters insects and bugs. All you need to do is to spray some oil on your plants and see the results. Make sure you use it regularly

Chrysanthemum Flower Tea

Chrysanthemum flowers are said to hold a powerful plant chemical compound known as pyrethrum which is known to damage nervous system of insects and bugs.  All you need to do is to boil some dried flowers in to a pan full of water for about 20 minutes. Strain, cool and add it into your spray bottle. This solution can be stored up to two months and you can add neem oil to make it more potent.

Leela

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