Gardening | If you're growing vegetables, watch for early signs of pests

By Geoff Hicks
December 5 2020 - 8:30am
PEST: Green shield bugs appear in gardens from early spring through to autumn and love tomatoes in particular, but beans, melons, squash, grapes and capsicums are all on their hit list.
PEST: Green shield bugs appear in gardens from early spring through to autumn and love tomatoes in particular, but beans, melons, squash, grapes and capsicums are all on their hit list.

Vegetables can be subject to a variety of pests and diseases. Treatment and removal of them can be achieved with the use of chemicals, but other more environmentally friendly options are also available.

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