Questions about: Pests

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Joanne
Answer: Hi Joanne, Thank you for contacting Yates. Caterpillars, particularly the white cabbage butterflies, can cause some damage to the leaves of tomatoe...
Category: Pests
Answered: 10:58AM, 22 Mar 2019
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Sharman
Answer: It sounds like you may have the webbing caterpillar on your Callistemon (bottlebrush). This pest most commonly affects Leptospermums (tea trees) an...
Answered: 09:19AM, 08 Mar 2019
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Rachel
Answer: Hi Rachel, Thank you for contacting Yates. Whilst Ants don’t cause harm to the trees they do harvest and move other sap sucking insects aroun...
Category: Pests
Tags: ants, citrus
Answered: 05:24PM, 07 Mar 2019
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Kelly
Answer: Hi Kelly, What a strange phenomenon! Im sorry we have no idea as to the culprit – the hole is so perfectly round – its hard to imagine ...
Answered: 12:17PM, 19 Mar 2019
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Tracey
Answer: Hi Tracey, Thank you for contacting us about a stem weevil control. We regret we cannot help you on this occasion as we dont range a control for th...
Category: Pests
Answered: 03:40PM, 19 Mar 2019
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Monica
Answer: Hi Monica. Thanks for your enquiry. Firstly, apologies for the delay in responding. We have been overwhelmed with a huge number of queries over rec...
Category: Pests
Tags: hedges, root rot
Answered: 04:59PM, 10 Apr 2019
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Margaret
Answer: Hi Shirley, Thank you for contacting Yates. For the control of myrtle rust on plants from the Myrtaceae family (e.g., Eucalyptus, Angophras, Callis...
Category: Pests
Tags: gum tree, fungus, Rust
Answered: 11:04AM, 20 Feb 2019
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Matthew
Answer: Hi Matthew, Thank you for contacting Yates. The pest looks like Springtail, unfortunately, we haven’t got any products registered against th...
Category: Pests
Tags: springtail
Answered: 02:23PM, 05 Mar 2019
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Ian
Answer: Hi Ian, Thank you for contacting Yates. Lily Caterpillars can be pesky, especially in large numbers. For effective control of these pests, we recom...
Category: Pests
Answered: 10:17AM, 22 Feb 2019
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Robert
Answer: Hi Kelly, Thank you for contacting Yates. The worms are not likely causing the damage to the plants roots. If you have had curl grubs, these are th...
Category: Pests
Tags: worms, garden bed
Answered: 03:16PM, 21 Feb 2019