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Organic Gardening: J.beetles eating my thornless blackberries.

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Flora, IN
(Zone 5a)

June 21, 2007
4:43 PM

Post #3641427

They are eating the leaves and emerging fruit . I don't use pesticides ,have tried molasses on the peaches with some success , but I only have one blackberry bush and at this rate there wont be any berries for me. HELP PLEASE!!

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Dripping Springs, TX
(Zone 8b)

June 21, 2007
6:18 PM

Post #3641737 here is a link that may be helpful. And spinosad is said to work (organic) good luck. beetles and mites seem to be the two hardests things to control.

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