homemade organic pesticides

Homemade organic pesticides useful for garden plants

Any living organism that causes economic loss is call pest for example bacteria, fungus, viruses, nematodes, rodents, mites, weeds, etc. To protect useful plants we need to control the pest. Pesticides are called that substances or mixture of substances that are used for preventing, destroying, repelling pests. Pesticides can be organic or chemical. Chemical pesticides have some negative effects on the environment but organic pesticides are safe for the environment. In this article, I'm gonna tell you 8 ways of making homemade organic pesticides. We can make them at home and used them as organic pesticides. Let's start;

1. The extract of almond plant

Allamanda has the characteristic of preventing fungus. The extract of this plant used as fungicides. So, if you have the problem of fungus in your garden then you can make it at home and used as organic pesticides.

The extract of almond plant

2.The extract of garlic

Garlic extract used as fungicides. It also prevents bacteria from infected plants. So, if you have the problem of both fungi and bacteria in your garden then you can make it at home and used as organic pesticides.

The extract of garlic

3. Extract of neem plants

The extract from neem's bark, leaf, flower, and fruits used as germicides.  The crumbles of dried leaves of neem mixed with storage seed crops to protect from insect's attack. Oil of neem and mustard seed extract work as root's vermicide. Besides, a liquid extract of neem's leaf, flower, and fruits used as fungicides spray.

Extract of neem plants

4. Extract of tobacco leaf

The extract of tobacco leaf protects the stem and leaf of garden plants from insect attack by using "nicotine sulfate". You can make it at home and used as organic pesticides.

Extract of tobacco leaf

5. Chicken stool

Chicken stool and extract of mustard seed work for preventing soil-borne disease. They protect many vegetables from soil-borne diseases. We can make them at home and used them as organic pesticides.

Chicken stool

6. Limo bacteria

Limo bacteria species from the roots of sugarbeet work for preventing soil-borne "damping off" disease. This bacteria makes a colony by mixed with its host plants like spinach and sugarbeet root and excrete antibiotics that prevent plant disease.

7. Trichoderma

Trichoderma species work as bactericide and fungicides.

8. Organic fertilizer

There is some organic fertilizer which prevents fungi and bacteria that we can use our garden.

Abraham M. Johnson
 

Abraham is a professional gardener and his hobby is indoor and outdoor gardening! He has been gardening for the last 5 years and he loves to decorate the home by gardening as well. Based on his experience with different types of gardens; he is sharing his thought and opinion about various gardens care tips and tools so that a beginner can get started right away. Find him on twitter here. Happy reading!

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