Last Updated on May 19, 2020 by Anselem
HOW TO GET RID OF PESTS AND ANTS IN THE GARDEN – ZIGIHOW.COM.NG
Pests are very disastrous to plants, and you can imagine when they flood into your garden, pets are just like enemies to farmers and Gardeners, no farmer or Gardner would like to see his/her crops devoured by pests.
There are numerous types of pests that can single handedly devour plants and crops, pets like Beetles, caterpillars, sucking insects, weevils, grasshoppers, and stem borers, and many more
All the above stated insects attacks green crops such as potato leaves, eggplant leaves, corn leaves, and other green crops.
This article was formulated to tutor you guys on how to make a natural insects repellent.
HERE WE GO
The oil extracted from neen seed oils can destroy the life cycle of insects be it Adult, larvae and egg.
The been oil is very effective in getting rid of insects all you have to do is to get a two table spoon of neen oil and add one table spoon of liquid soap, and pour the mixture in a spray bottle and spray it regularly on your crops or on any insects you spot, this mixture is harmless to crops and birds.
GARLIC INSECTICIDE JUICE
We all know what garlic is, it’s mostly in every woman’s kitchen, garlic is the power house of antibacterial, antioxidants which can rapidly devour insects including their life cycle, all you have to do is to juice a garlic root, to extrat the juice, mix the juice with half glass cup of water and pour the mixture in a spray bottle then utilize it on the insects and also on your crops to secure them from pests.
CHILE INSECTICIDE SPRAY:
Chile paper is very active and effective to repelle insects and pests, make a mixture of Chile powder or puree with water, and this mixture in a spray button and utilize,
You can also utilize hot grounded pepper.
Liquid soap is a wonderful ant/pests repellent, the acids used in the production of soaps can effectively get rid of ants and pests of all kind, just get a liquid soap top it up with water,and utilize.
Ginger is a very effective pest repellent, and it gets rid of ants, in the 80’s the Egyptians uses ginger juice to secure their crops from been attacked by grasshoppers and other crop damaging insects.
All you have you do blend one or two ginger mix it with water and pour the mixture in a spray bottle and utilize.
APPLE CIDER VINEGAR
The acidic nature of raw Apple cider vinegar serves as a repellent to ants and pests, just get half glass cup of Apple cider vinegar and add quarter cup of water to the mixture, pour the combination in a spray bottle and utilize it on the pests.