Disease and Pest Protection:. Organic Hand picking and squishing/soapy water bowl Protective Bags Orchard Sanitation Companion Plants Beneficial insects Organic Sprays. Spraying. Kaolin clay Compost tea Hot pepper mixture Blend hot peppers, garlic, onions in a gallon of water
*spray lightly, test a small area for the first couple of days
* European Pears need a chill period at 30 degrees for 1-7 days before storage
*always pick ripe fruit before it rots!