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Safer Natural Pest Control


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, pest control, natural, protection, eco-friendly )

Cher Away
- 488 days ago - greenerideal.com
Pest control is cause for anyone to be concerned about how the products will affect you, the environment, and your family, pets, and wildlife. While many people consider this when using pest control products in their gardens by choosing products suitable



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Comments

Joseph Miller (23)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 5:22 am
noted
 

Ruth S. (314)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 7:32 am
Thank you for posting.
 

Barbara D. (107)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 8:00 am
Any lawn & garden center has *safe* pesticides available. As the article states, some are poisons so you do want to wash your veggies thoroughly.
 

Carol D. (104)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 9:36 am
Noted thanks
 

Natalie S. (9)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 11:25 am
Worth knowing, thanks.
 

Pogle S. (88)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 11:43 am
Companion planting is also a safe and useful alternative to pesticides. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Companion_planting
 

Aino Viita (0)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 12:20 pm
noted
 

Shanti S. (0)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 12:21 pm
Thank you.
 

Lesa Tschopp (0)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 12:24 pm
Spray made with habanero peppers and water works well for all kinds of chewing critters. They take one bite and move on to something else. This has worked well on several different vegetable plants as well as most of my ornamentals. Doesn't do any lasting damage, but definately warns them away.
 

Winn Adams (190)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 1:56 pm
Thanks
 

Marcel Elschot (104)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 2:50 pm
Noted
 

Christeen Anderson (476)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 3:20 pm
Thanks for sharing this info with us.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 3:54 pm
As this time of year is approaching, this was worth reading and noting.
 

Birgit W. (140)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 4:11 pm
Thank you
 

Mariann Rannenberg (134)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 11:37 pm
If you care about what goes in your mouth, you should care about the air you breathe. We can chose better and safer products for us and our dear animal friends.
 

Frans Badenhorst (546)
Friday March 22, 2013, 1:11 am
very interesting post, thanks Cher...did not know about the diatomaceous earth?? I plant marigolds all around the vegetable / herb garden and it also seems to keep out a lot of leaf eaters...
 

Carol H. (229)
Friday March 22, 2013, 4:05 am
noted, thanks Cher
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Friday March 22, 2013, 5:55 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Ro H. (0)
Friday March 22, 2013, 6:52 am
ty
 

Gvapo T. (22)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 1:39 pm
no spraying or pesticides here
everything clean... so far so good ;)

 

Eldemie V. (0)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 10:29 am
this was very interesting. great share.


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