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Jun 29, 2014 6:34 PM CST
|Hi. This was soft bodied and was eating my tomatillo plant. What is it? How can I kill it?
Jun 30, 2014 5:49 AM CST
|Hi Reid, check out Diatomaceous Earth .. the food grade DE is great for veggies and totally safe for humans and animals (but not insects) to eat. You'll need a duster to apply it.
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Jun 30, 2014 6:07 AM CST
|Possibly the three-lined potato beetle (Lema trilineata).
Hand pick, squish or use a soap spray.
Here is one link:
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