MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — So as not to waste the hours you’ve put into your garden, WCCO asked Susie Bachman for the best ways to keep the bugs away.

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Aphids can suck the green part out of the plant, so Captain Jacks’ Deadbug is a great organic all-purpose insecticide. Bonide Eight isn’t organic, is another a great all-purpose insecticide.

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Remember if you plan to consume the plant, use something organic.

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As for those slugs, get some Sluggo and that’ll take care of it.