Organic Pesticide Recipes

Roberts RanchGardening

These are recipes that have been handed down and around by master gardeners, organic farmers, and horticulturists.  They work, but you need to use them more often.  Also, it is better to spray in the evening when the sun is not hot and direct.     Soft Soap Sprays 6 tbsp. Ivory Snow and 1 gal of water  (I’ve also used dish soap) Best sprayed in the evenings when sun is low   Repellent sprays can be made from plants such as Tansy, Artemisia, Tomato, Garlic, Onion, Cayenne or Rhubarb.  Make a spray by boiling 2 lbs of leaves (or … Read More