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Re: which spray or lotion


Yes and no... this means I have to get this done and quick. I am leaving
town in a week.....the fish can't stay where they are for more than a
couple of days....although if I was home I could push it, but with being
gone that's not going to work. One of the lilies has overgrown it's pot
to being a massive root mess 4ft round.... now to get it out of there.
That is tonights project with the skeeters biting, asthma reacting,
after working 10- 11 hours at work... sigh.

   
  Donna

Kitty <kmrsy@comcast.net> wrote:
  silver linings!

Kitty
neIN, Zone 5
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Donna" 
To: 
Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2008 5:03 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] which spray or lotion


>I dont think anything will help around here this year. I was outside
> from 5:30 to 8:30 last night working on my mothers pond. I must have had
> 100 bites if not more. Looked like a welt by the time I came in for
> supper.
>
>
> The city here is spraying for them nightly since Friday. I have no idea 
> what they are spraying, but it is effecting my asthma.
>
> The good news is I found about 20 fish alive when we drained the pond.
> Now the pressure is on to get it cleaned up, flowers divided and get it
> back up and running..... sigh.
>
>
> Donna
>
>
>
> Vera Metzke wrote:
> Not to throw a glitch in the system but isn't what we eat have alot to do
> with this also? Certain herbs repel the insects don't they? OK maybe just
> rambling but don't things like garlic that will circulate in the fluids we
> secrete help also to keep the little buggers at bay?
>
> Vera
>
> On Mon, Jun 16, 2008 at 8:38 PM, wrote:
>
>> Avon's Skin So Soft is a real oldie. I used to use it, but it
>> was never too effective for me. We have shad flies in the
>> spring and deer flies in the summer. It might be good for
>> mosquitoes but doesn't seem to phase deer flies.
>> Auralie
>>
>> In a message dated 6/16/2008 7:02:44 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
>> cyndi.johnson@edwards.af.mil writes:
>>
>> A lot of horse people swear that Avon's Skin So Soft will repel all
>> sorts of insects. Haven't tried it myself yet. I use Bullfrog on me when
>> I'm in the mountains.
>> We have fly spray for the horses and I bet we've tried a hundred brands
>> including all sorts of home-grown remedies, most of them don't last
>> longer than a few hours.
>> A fool-proof method might be one of those bug suits I see in garden
>> catalogs.
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
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