What's buggin you?
It's that time of year to be prepared to take on the pests that will want to invade your garden. Here is an organic, earth friendly spray to brew up yourself and have on hand.
Organic Bug Spray
1 unpeeled onion
1 unpeeled head of garlic
1 tablespoon cayenne pepper
3 pints water
1. Chop onion and garlic and combine all ingredients in a saucepan. Simmer 20 minutes.
2. Cool, add 1 tablespoon of dish soap and store in a jar in the refrigerator for 6 weeks. (edited: This can be used after it cools, throw out any solution left after 6weeks and make a new batch)
To use: Strain soulution and place in a spray bottle to mist plants.
Red pepper spray is a good general insect spray and is effective against caterpillars.