How to Fight Common Vegetable Garden Diseases Naturally Using Essential Oils

Fight Common Diseases In Your Veggie Garden Using Essential Oils

Organic gardening means gardening without the use of synthetic pesticides, insecticides or herbicides unless they too are organic. The first step in fighting common diseases or pests is to be able to identify what you are looking at. That is definitely the hardest part. Here are ways to identify and how to Fight Common Diseases In Your Veggie Garden Using Essential Oils.

I personally use and endorse Young Living Essential Oils, but most of these oils can be found online or in your favorite health foods store!

Blights

Identifying the different types of blight might be the easiest as it comes on pretty quickly. Suddenly the leaves or branches stop growing, wither, and then rot and die.

Early Blight (Alternaria blight)

Early blight is fungal and affects vegetables and fruit trees. Large brown and black spots form on leaves in concentric rings. You will first notice early blight on lower leaves. Dark, sunken areas on potato tubers is also early blight. To prevent early blight you need to have good air circulation and choose organic seeds resistant to the disease.

Early Blight

Early Blight

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Tips To Spring Clean Your Kitchen Pantry

5 Tips To Spring Clean Your Kitchen Pantry!

Spring is officially here and with that comes the daunting task some face of Spring Cleaning. While the basics of wiping down baseboards, changing out batteries and cleaning windows may already be on your list, many people don’t think about the need to clean your kitchen pantry. For many of us the kitchen pantry is…

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Homemade Orange Creamsicle Pops

Homemade Orange Creamsicle Pops Recipe

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! If your children are like mine, they want ice cream all the time and even more in the summer. While you can find some great deals on ice cream treats in the summer, it still doesn’t make up for the fact that most of them…

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How To Save Money At Garage Sales

How To Save Money At Garage Sales

All You Need to Know About Garage Sales Head down a neighborhood road on any given Saturday in the summer or fall and what will you find? Garage sales up and down the roads, people bringing their goods that they no longer have use for out for others to buy. Ready to try out a…

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Sunday Coupon Insert Sneak Peek | May 31, 2015

There are 3 confirmed Coupon Inserts in the paper this weekend (May 31, 2015)… a SmartSource, a Redplum and a Proctor & Gamble insert. You can check it out on my Coupon Insert Preview page! Looking for the coupons that came out in recent weeks? Be sure to check out my coupon database for all the current…

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How To Grow Strawberries on the Patio

How To Grow Strawberries On Your Patio or Deck

One of the easiest fruits to grow on your patio in a container are strawberries. Not all of us are lucky enough to live in the Midwest where they grow wild out in the woods or have a large backyard where you can put in a strawberry patch. Luckily for us, strawberries don’t need a…

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