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Effectively combat annoying fruit flies in your kitchen

The fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster) is a dipteran insect that feeds on decaying products such as ripe fruit and vegetables, although it is also found in places where vinegar is produced.   This very small fly has a light brown head and thorax and a darker abdomen. These insects invade our homes and it is time to put an end to them before they get out of control, and it is not an exaggeration: in a week a fly can ovulate 120 times.   Look at some measures to avoid overcrowding in your kitchen. Do not attract them.   The first thing is to avoid having "callers".   Dirty dishes in the sink, food scraps on the counter, uncovered garbage cans and decomposing fruits make them settle in your kitchen.  Repel them -Have plants in the kitchen can be a way to prevent mosquitoes from flitting around the kitchen.   Two aromatics are especially suitable to scare them away: basil and mint.   They do not like its strong aromas and they scare them away.   Other plants are also useful, suc