I am highly allergic to poison ivy so I read with interest Realfarmacy.com’s article on some unique ways to obliterate the offensive green vine.
My favorite way was to get some goats because they love to eat it. Another is to use gin, but what a waste of good booze. And I don’t even like gin. My favorite way to kill poison ivy is to spray it with vinegar.
Not the good stuff. Just regular white vinegar.
Poison ivy’s real name is Toxicodendron radicans. The allergic agent is called urushiol.
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