neem oil


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neem oil

[′nēm ‚ȯil]
(materials)
An aromatic oil from the seeds and fruit of the neem tree (Melia azadirachta); contains sulfur compounds; used as an anthelmintic and as an alcohol denaturant. Also known as margosa oil; nim oil.
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The objective of this work was to evaluate the toxicity of the commercial neem oil formulation, Bioneem[R], sprayed on the soybean plants to control A.
I WAS happy to read that authorities were going to use neem oil to deal with the red palm weevil, 'Saving palm trees', (GDN, July 21).
A good natural DEET-free alternative, safe for the whole family, which contains neem oil, and is well known in India as a traditional way to repel insects.
25 for 50ml, from health stores A good natural DEET-free alternative, safe for the whole family, which contains neem oil, and is well known in India as a traditional way to repel insects.
In contrast to expectations from the literature, according to which neem oil should be effective against insects and fungi, neem oil performed poorly as a preservative for Pinus radiata D.
I've always loved castile soaps, and we made them even better by adding in a generous amount of organic aloe and multi-purpose neem oil.
Dried rosehip shells for example can be given to your dog and made into a tea for yourself; Neem oil will treat fleas on a pet and act as an insect repellent for owners.
2006) checked that among several aqueous extracts tested, the one based in neem oil affected the development of Plutella xylostella (L.
16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the past few years, neem oil has become one of the most highly recommended pesticides in Florida because it controls pests without harming most beneficial insects.
Neem oil is a mixture of several chemicals and its prolonged use does not create any resistance problems as with the case of several chemical pesticides.
I sprayed them with a Neem oil product, then tried a tough nonorganic spray that seemed to keep them off the cukes, but not the zucchini, especially the plant that was primarily damaged, even though I took out the yellowed decaying branches and fruit.