Questions about: Pests

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Stephen
Answer: DearStephen, Caterpillars are a nuisance when growing egglant but they can be controller with regular spraying. Try using Dipel or Success, both n...
Category: Pests
Tags: Eggplant, pests
Answered: 12:52PM, 13 Jan 2010
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Peter
Answer: Dear Peter, Yates do not have a registered product for the control of Christmas beetle. I can understand your concern with these beetles chewing o...
Category: Pests
Answered: 11:13AM, 13 Jan 2010
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Georgina
Answer: Dear Georgina, Confidor Garden Insecticide is registered for the control of soft scale. It is a systemic spray which targets sap sucking insects. ...
Answered: 01:01PM, 08 Jan 2010
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Glenn
Answer: Dear Glenn, It sounds like the larvae of the Light Brown Apple Moth is attacking your grape leaves. The product to spray is called Success Naturaly...
Category: Pests
Answered: 12:47PM, 08 Jan 2010
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Joe
Answer: Dear Joe, Fruit Fly do attack Lychee fruit. The female fruit fly does puncture the fruit with her ovipositor and deposits the eggs just below the ...
Answered: 12:35PM, 08 Jan 2010
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alf
Answer: Dear Alf, Carbaryl is not systemic. It is a contact and stomach poison that paralyses the nervous system of the insect. Carbaryl is no longer in t...
Answered: 11:53AM, 30 Dec 2009
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Jim
Answer: Dear Jim, It sounds like your beans are being attacked by spider mite. The product to use is Nature’s Way Mite & Insect Killer, Natrasoap...
Category: Pests
Tags: Beans, pest
Answered: 10:32AM, 18 Dec 2009
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Michael
Answer: Dear Michael, It appears that your fruit trees have been attacked by fruit fly. Success is for the control of caterpillars on fruit & vegetable...
Category: Pests
Answered: 01:59PM, 17 Dec 2009
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leanne
Answer: Dear Leanne, The only insecticide in the Yates range that is registered for control of grasshopper is Lebaycid Fruit Fly & Insect Killer. Ther...
Category: Pests
Answered: 02:32PM, 15 Dec 2009
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Belynda
Answer: Hi Belynda, ants usually only nest in dryish soils. try flooding the pot with water a few times to drive them out. if they are persistent try a l...
Category: Pests
Tags: ants
Answered: 06:43AM, 07 Dec 2009