We've got gardening fever here at the Gerson Institute! This year, we started our own urban organic garden in the Institute's parking lot, and many of us have our own gardens at home, too
Kayla Courtney, one of our Education Specialists, wrote a great blog post on gardening this month: Save Money and the Earth By Growing Your Own Organic Food (& Keep Pests Away Naturally).
In it, she encouraged Gerson persons to start their own gardens, and shared some tips and tricks she's picked up while growing her own organic veggies. Among them, a natural solution to help combat one of the biggest problems that bugs organic farmers: bugs!
It's a DIY cayenne pepper bug repellent spray that you can make at home from foods you probably already have lying around your kitchen!