DIY Organic Bug Repellent Spray

This organic DIY spray is a great chemical-free way to keep unwanted bugs off of prized produce.

  • 1 garlic bulb
  • 1 small onion
  • 1 tsp powdered cayenne pepper
  • 1 quart water
  • 1 tbsp liquid castile soap (i.e., Dr. Bronner’s)
  1. Put garlic and onion in the blender, blend until liquefied.
  2. Add 1 quart of water and 1 tsp of cayenne pepper.
  3. Cover the mixture, and let it steep for one hour.
  4. Strain the mixture through a cheesecloth and add 1 tbsp castile soap.
  5. Put it all into a spray bottle, and spray the mixture on your plants to ward off bugs.

Keep the pepper spray refrigerated, and it will keep for about a week.

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