How to Use Neem Oil to Control Pests & Diseases

Learn more: Neem is critical tool for many organic gardeners. I use it here and there in my own garden, though as a general rule of thumb I try not to spray if possible. Learn what neem is, how to use it, and what it is and isn’t effective against!

Preventative 0.5% Neem Solution

– 1 tsp (5 ml) of pure, cold-pressed neem oil
– 1/3 tsp (1-2 ml) of insecticidal/true soap
– 1 quart (1 L) of warm water

Concentrated 1% Neem Solution

– 6.5 ounces (200 ml) of pure, cold-pressed neem oil
– 5 teaspoons (30 ml) of insecticidal/true soap
– 4 gallons (20 L) of warm water

00:00 – Intro
00:47 – Background On Neem
02:40 – Uses And Interactions
04:41 – Powdery Mildew Treatment
05:27 – Safety Facts
06:02 – Recipe For Neem Application
07:46 – Outro


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