If you have an apple tree or multiple apple trees then you probably already know that apple trees can have many different pests. While you need some way to control the damage done by pests no one really wants to use chemical pesticides on edible fruits.HomeguidesSFGate shares homemade remedies you can use to fight the pests that attack apple trees. From an oil to paint on the tree in late winter to a stinky garlic spray for summer they offer aids to help prevent aphids, scales, mites and caterpillars.
So check out these and save your apples from the pest without using poisonous chemicals pest products and then you can enjoy eating apples off your tree knowing they are chemical free. I think I need to plant a couple of apple trees so I can eat apples not treated with poison. If you would like to learn how to grow multiple fruits on a tree check out Strategies For Grafting Fruit Trees – Grow Multiple Type of Fruit on One Tree, I think this would be fun to see 4 or 5 different fruits on one tree.