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Natural Mosquito Control – the role of Cedarwood Oil in professional mosquito repellent products

Natural mosquito control: Cedarwood oil has excellent bioactivity against many arthropods The insect repellency properties of trees from the Juniperus genius of the family Cupressaceae have been know for centuries. This is why important cloth items are traditionally stored in Cedar chests. This is also why wooden hangers are made of Juniper or Cedar. In …

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Essential oils kill mosquitoes

Using Geraniol to Naturally Control Mosquitoes and Ticks

Geraniol is an important tool to naturally control mosquitoes and ticks Geraniol, is a naturally-occurring monoterpenoid. It is small and light, allowing  it to float easily into the air so we can  smell it.   (10C  18H  O). (Awesome chemical profile from Baker and Grant at Cornell – Geraniol Profile) Significant amounts of it are found …

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castor oil for mosquito control

Using Castor Oil to Naturally Control Mosquitoes and Ticks

Using essential oils for Natural mosquito and tick control: Castor oil for mosquito and tick control Castor oil is derived from the cold-pressing of the seeds of the castor bean (Ricinus communis). While the traditional process involved cold-pressing unheated castor beans, most modern industrial sources preheat the beans. The essential oil we use for Stop …

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Lemongrass oil kills mosquitoes

Using Lemongrass Oil to Control Mosquitoes and Ticks

Using essential oils for Natural mosquito and tick control: Lemongrass oil for mosquito and tick control Hundreds of research papers, dissertations, book chapters and webpages have been written detailing studies about the efficacy of Lemongrass oil on mosquitoes, flies, cockroaches and other arthropods.  Here are some of my favorites: Here; Here; Here; Here; Yes, this …

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Natural Mosquito Control – New Research Finds No Evidence That Salt Water Ingestion Kills Adult Mosquitoes.

No Evidence That Salt Water Ingestion Kills Adult Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) Don’t be fooled, just because a product has a lot of five star reviews and has sold millions of units, does not make it effective. Natural mosquito control is important to me, and since you are reading this site, it is likely important to …

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