Mosquito trap

Are you getting bitten by Mosquitos in your garden? Try this simple homemade mozzie trap and say goodbye to bites and itches.

Items needed.                                                                 1 cup of water, 1/4 cup of brown sugar, 1 gram of yeast, 1 x 2 liter bottle, tape and black paint.

  1. Cut a plastic bottle in half so you have a funnel and the bottom part of the container and put aside.
  2. In a separate container, mix brown sugar with hot water, when it has cooled pour into the bottom part of the container.
  3. Add the yeast to the water and sugar.
  4. Place the funnel upside down into the other half of the container and secure with tape.
  5. You will now need to paint the container black as mosquitos are attracted to black.
  6. Place container in an area of the garden where you don’t spend much time as this is where the mozzie’s will go.
  7. Don’t forget to clean and replace the mix every couple of week’s.