Growing Green, Natural Remedies

Homemade Insecticidal Soap Spray

Homemade Insecticidal Soap Spray 1 T. Ivory Soap (grated with a cheese grater**) 1 t. vegetable oil 1 quart water Mix together and use a hand sprayer to spray on affected plants.   I was recently asked what soap recipe I use on my plants, since I don’t like using chemicals.  This is a recipe… Read More Homemade Insecticidal Soap Spray

Garden Bounty, Natural Remedies

The Battle for the Garden

If you garden, and especially if you have an organic garden, do not be disappointed when you encounter pest problems.  Or at least try not to be.  Those bugs, gophers, rabbits, etc. all love your garden too, because it is chemical free.  And they suck, sometimes literally :).  You will encounter pest problems, there is… Read More The Battle for the Garden