The Q&A Archives: pests

Question: I have catepillar like bugs all aver my vegetable garden. They have done massive damage to my tomato & peppers. How do I get rid of them.

Answer: Caterpillars can be controlled with a product such as Dipel or Thuricide. The main ingredient is Bt (bacillus thuringensis), which acts as a stomach poison to caterpillars but will not harm beneficial insects. Apply according to label directions.

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