Neem Oil is extracted from the neem tree and is a naturally occurring pesticide. Azadirachtin is the component that acts as a pesticide and serves as a repellent and causes interference egg laying ability in the insect's hormone system
Neem Oil is used in organic farming for many uses controlling mites, mealy bugs, leafminers, caterpillars, japanese beetles, aphids, whiteflies, fungus gnats, and other insects. Neem oil is not known to harm beneficial insects, birds, earthworms, or mammals. It is slightly toxic to fish.
Always keep children away from freshly sprayed surfaces of neem oil.