Jacksonville Beach, Fl
|We live in N. Florida and get about 1 inch long worms on our tomato plants. What is best to get rid of them without hurting our tomato plants?
|Answer from NGA
May 1, 2010
|The best defense against those fruit worms is Bt (bacillus thuringensis) which is sold as Thuricide or Dipel. It's a bacterium that acts as a stomach poison and will control caterpillars without harming beneficial insects, people or pets. It's safe to use on your tomatoes.
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