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Keep the bugs away from your precious garden with this simple home-made spray.


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What to do

  • 1. Make an oil preparation that suffocates the bugs by mixing 4 tablespoons of dishwashing liquid into 1 cup of vegetable oil in a large jar.

  • 2. Shake the jar.

  • 3. Mix 1 part of that mixture to about 20 parts of water in a bucket.

  • 4. Using a funnel, pour into a spray bottle.

  • 5. Make a label and stick it to the spray bottle with name, purpose, date and instructions.

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