Bug Brews and Insect Control
2. Recognize their life cycles. Insects only have a few weeks to do their thing. If you hit them at the right time, they will not do substantial damage.
3. Pepper Spray
Source: Auburn Univ. ext serv.
In blender or processor, mix: 2 tablespoons hot, red pepper 2 cloves garlic 1 tablespoon liquid soap 1 quart of water
Should be strained several times with damp jelly bag, muslim cloth, or several overlapping layers of cheesecloth, to prevent food from clogging the spray nozzle.