Herbal moth repellant?

Discussion in 'Buy Sell Auction - Archives' started by IggiMom, Jun 7, 2010.

  1. IggiMom

    IggiMom Songster

    Apr 12, 2009
    West Virginia
    Does anyone have any of this for sale? I have a whole bunch of Alpaca fiber that I need to protect...thanks.

    Catherine (IggiMom)
  2. Jaguaress

    Jaguaress Chicken Addict Wanna-be

    May 27, 2010
    Piedmont, NC
    I've always heard that cedar is a good repellant. You could get cedar shavings, like for pet bedding, and put them in hosiery/knee highs. Tie them off and throw them wherever you need them.

    Of course, if anyone sells herbal repellant, use that instead of, or in addition to, the cedar. [​IMG]
  3. Tootsie

    Tootsie Songster

    Oct 13, 2008
    Northern NJ
    How about keep the bag sealed with a bale cord or something. I do that and have never had a problem with moths getting into my fleeces but I store them indoors. Even the sheep wool I used to store in the barn as long as the bags were sealed I never had a problem. Only once with a bag that was ripped and that was the only time.

    Hope this helps.

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