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Chili peppers – pests, diseases and biological pest control

 

Pest control is not always as simple as in the picture; these vermins can be kept away with a simple chicken wire. Unfortunately, most of the chili pests are so small that they are difficult to handle with mechanical methods. And it is not advisable to use  chemical pest control with edible things.

Therefore, we would like to introduce you to some preventive measures that will make your chillies resistant and healthy, as well as some gentle (but nevertheless effective!) pesticides, so that you can enjoy your chillies with a good conscience.

On the following pages, we have listed typical chili pepper diseases and pests, as well as protection and counter-measures, so that you are well equipped if your chili pepper plants ail.

Pest control is not always as simple as in the picture; these vermins can be kept away with a simple chicken wire. Unfortunately, most of the chili pests are so small that they are difficult to... read more »
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Chili peppers – pests, diseases and biological pest control

Pest control is not always as simple as in the picture; these vermins can be kept away with a simple chicken wire. Unfortunately, most of the chili pests are so small that they are difficult to handle with mechanical methods. And it is not advisable to use  chemical pest control with edible things.

Therefore, we would like to introduce you to some preventive measures that will make your chillies resistant and healthy, as well as some gentle (but nevertheless effective!) pesticides, so that you can enjoy your chillies with a good conscience.

On the following pages, we have listed typical chili pepper diseases and pests, as well as protection and counter-measures, so that you are well equipped if your chili pepper plants ail.

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Quick Diagnosis Quick Diagnosis
Image Symptoms possible diseases Withering of seedlings and young plants Damping-off (different fungi) Small, watersoaked lesions...
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Chili pest control Chili pest control
There are some basics to strengthen your chili plants without having to go to the chemistry club (after all, you want to enjoy your chillies without carcinogenic substances)....
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Chili Pepper Diseases Chili Pepper Diseases
First of all: most chili pepper diseases can be avoided by a good care and the right location for your chili plants. Use a good, new substrate that has been treated thermally,...
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Beneficial Insects Beneficial Insects
There are many beneficial insects that help keep your chili plants pest-free. You can get them in specialiced shops or the Internet and apply on your infested plants. There,...
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