Every garden, farmer and even the citizens find a threat in insects roaming around their gardens, houses and roads. How do we get rid of them? It is always advisable to use natural methods as much as possible. The reason for this statement is that, using artificial poisonous products could be harmful and unhealthy for those who come into contact with them. Especially when children have access to them, there will be a great threat unto them when they get closer to it. Below are some of the best ways that can be used to prevent the insect problem that you face right now.
How to prevent them
Have you heard of the saying, ‘Prevention is better than cure.’? Therefore, why let your garden be affected by these bugs that bug you all day and night when you can prevent them from even arriving in your garden on the first place? You can start by pulling out the plants that appear to be weak so that potential predecessors won’t try to attack them and make a habitat in your garden. When you use organic soil in your garden it will not attract many insects that build vigorous plants. In addition to that, you can also use seaweed spray which contains iron and zinc.
Make some home remedies
Homemade remedies that help you get rid of the insect problem that has been bugging you all this time will be a method of safely getting rid of them. The main reason is that it will not be harmful to you or your family members since they will be naturally produced without using anything poisonous just like you got rid of that mouse that’s been bothering you all this time. Soft-bodied insects, mites and grubs can be used as the best natural methods of getting rid of those insects.
Have you considered traps?
Just like you use traps for effective termite control you can use them on insects too. It is no difficult task to set up some of these traps using what you find at home. Some of such traps that can be used are floating row covers, yellow flypaper, apple maggot traps, pheromones, barrier papers and cloche. Doing a simple research on the internet will easily help you to set these up.
A bug-free garden
If you follow the given directions and work according to the instructions, getting rid of the insects that’s been bugging you all this time will not be a difficult task. You will have an insect free garden in the matter of weeks.