Questions about: Pests

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Judy
Answer: Hi Judy, try a few small tuna tins with soy sauce and a thin layer of oil on top as an excellent trap. Alternatively leave rolled up newspapers ar...
Category: Pests
Tags: vegetables
Answered: 12:28PM, 19 Nov 2009
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Hatch
Answer: Hi Hatch, To control Leafminer on citrus you will need to mix 5ml in 1 litre of water and spray every 5 to 14 days during flush growth periods. To ...
Category: Pests
Tags: PestOil, citrus
Answered: 02:23PM, 19 Nov 2009
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Chantele
Answer: young seedlings seem to be the most vulnerable. make traps of either rolled up newspapers or empty pots stuffed with a sheet or 2 of newspaper wher...
Category: Pests
Answered: 09:11AM, 17 Nov 2009
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gerard
Answer: Hi Gerard, Earwigs seem to be everywhere at the moment. The product I would recommend is Baythroid Garden Insecticide. You will need to spray the...
Category: Pests
Answered: 01:13PM, 18 Nov 2009
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sue
Answer: Hi Sue, I know how disappointing it can be when you go to such effort to grow your own vegetables, only to find that some little creature has devou...
Answered: 11:19AM, 18 Nov 2009
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Meghan
Answer: this is a type of metallic flea beetle. it usually occurs on plants that are suffering from lack of water or are somehow stressed. If you cut back...
Category: Pests
Tags: flea beetle
Answered: 06:41AM, 06 Nov 2009
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Steve
Answer: Hi Steve, As long as you can see the pellets and they haven’t gone mouldy, the ingredient in the pellet is still acive and effective in contr...
Answered: 01:42PM, 16 Nov 2009
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eileen
Answer: Dear Eileen, The damage on your Illawarra Flame tree could either be caterpillar or possum damage. Being such a large tree, it would be difficult t...
Answered: 11:20AM, 16 Nov 2009
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Fran
Answer: Hi Fran, There are a few pests that will attack strawberry plants. They include snails and slugs (which you will easily identify by the slimy trai...
Category: Pests
Answered: 02:28PM, 12 Nov 2009