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Pyrethrum Insecticide to the Rescue

If you do your own pest control, you may have heard of pyrethrum insecticide. It
is an insecticidal compound extracted from the pyrethrum daisy or the Dalmatian
chrysanthemum. This perennial has a lot of pyrethrins in it that are toxic to insects.
This insecticide is extracted from the plant and is considered non toxic to humans. It is
approved in the U.S. for use on certified organic farms.