On Just A Couple Acres: ~How To Kill Squash Bugs, Squash Bug Eggs, and Nymphs~

How to get rid of squash bugs and companion plants to discourage them.

How to deal with squash bugs- got to try this, they are destroying my garden!

Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese beetles away from roses and corn. Chives make carrots sweeter, and basil makes tomatoes even tastier

Killing Aphids with Soap. HOMEMADE INSECTICIDAL SOAP CONCENTRATE 1/4 cup grated soap (I use Fels-Naptha, but Ivory or other real soap - see above - will work) 4 cups hot water Stir soap into water until dissolved. Store in a jar until ready to use. To dilute for plant use: Add 1 tsp. concentrate per 4 cups (32 oz.) of water. Pour solution into a spray bottle. This soap is a contact poison - spray directly onto the aphids. It will not harm your plants.

How To Kill Squash Bugs, Squash Bug Eggs, and Nymphs I will try this one out, last year these pesky things ate all my plants, so far they've only eaten one this year (so far...)

How To Get Rid of Squash Bugs, Squash Bug Eggs, and Nymphs

How to Kill Ants on Vegetables...hope this works just had to pull and trash four tomatoes covered in ants=-(

Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. When the container is full, crush the shells into small bits and sprinkle them around the base of your plants. The sharp egg shells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on your garden.

Melon and squash cradles: raises melons and squash off the soil for even ripening while increasing air circulation underneath fruit to prevent rot

~How To Kill Squash Bugs, Squash Bug Eggs, and Nymphs~ excellent tips!

Fill pot with 2 inches of soil put in raw egg as is decomposes it is natural ferterlizer

Secrets of Growing summer Squash

Bye Bye Bugs: Organic Vegetable Garden Pest Control: recipe: 2tbs dishwashing liquid 1gal warm water mix and fill spray bottle add 1t baking soda for killing bugs and fungus

Three sisters: Plant corn, beans and squash together. Corn takes nitrogen, beans replace and grow up the corn stalks, squash is a natural "mulch" moisture barrier. Native American method.

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How to build a squash arch, this is an easy DIY project that anyone can do! | GetBusyGardening.com

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Keeping squash from getting out of control by using an upside down tomato cage

Did you know that planting two or three icicle radishes by squash plants (and allowing the radishes to flower) will help prevent squash vine borers?