Clavate Tortois Beetle on Tomato Plants - Knowledgebase Question

Middletown, Ne
Question by jexter1
June 8, 2009
I have recently found a type of beetle known as the


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Answer from NGA
June 8, 2009

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Tortoise beetles feed on the leaves of tomato plants (and other solanaceous plants) so you should hand pick any you find. Generally control is not necessary unless there is a huge population. In this case Sevin is effective. Be sure to read and follow label directions.

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