Fresh Eggs Daily®: DIY Fly Strips + More Ways to Control Flies in your Coop and Run NATURALLY. In jars with cheesecloth on top you put vanilla extract, cottonballs, basil and mint leaves. I always have an excess of mint leaves! Not just for the coop.
Natural Fly Spray 1 quart Raw Apple Cider Vinegar, 1 teaspoon Citronella Essential Oil (I found this at my local natural foods store, Mix together in a spray bottle. Apply to the animals frequently (give it a good shake before applying).
Make Natural Outdoor Fly Repellent with Essential Oils
How to Make Natural Outdoor Fly Repellent with Essential Oils. Tired of commercial bug sprays and the unwanted chemicals they contain? Are you constantly being bothered or bitten by pests in your own back yard? You can use essential oils.
Natural Fly Repellant – A Zip Lock Bag of Water: Fill a zip lock bag with water and 5 or 6 pennies and hang it in the problem area.Many people swear that a zip-lock bag filled half-way with water and attached over entry-ways will repel flies.
A great tip for keeping flies at bay, cut a lemon in half and add cloves to it. Set out in bowls about 30 min before food will be going on the table. The smell with leave your party pest free (at least the little kinds) // 13 summer party hacks