• MYO Deer Away Spray

    Deer are beautiful - when they're not enjoying the fruits of your labor by eating your entire garden after month of work! Here is a repellent recipe submitted to our site several years ago that we swear by!

    6 eggs
    4-6 hot peppers (Cayenne or Habanero)
    6-12 gloves of garlic, depending on how strong they are
    5 cups of warm water

    Combine all ingredients in a blender and puree it, then carefully funnel into a clean (recycled) milk jug. Put a cover/cap on the jug and allow it set OUTSIDE for a couple of days in the sun, away from children and pets.
    Shake well before use. Pour or spray around the perimeter of plants (about 5 feet from edge of garden or flower beds) to deter deer. Do NOT spray this mixture directly on your garden.

    This is meant to create a perimeter to deter deer, NOT as a pesticide for bugs.


    Can Stock Photo Inc. / tbarrat


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