horn worm control

by jerry guinn
(Henderson Tn. u.s.a.)

what is the best and most effective way to get rid of the green horn worm

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Jul 15, 2013
Powder for the horn worms NEW
by: Ellen from Georgia

I use Garden Tech it is made by Sevin it works but if it rains you will have to start over and dust them again. Ellen from Georgia

Jul 16, 2013
wipeout NEW
by: bill t

Alfalfa Caterpillar, Armyworm, Cucumber Beetles, Cutworms, Flea Beetles, Green Cloverworm, Japanese Beetle, Lace Bugs, Leafhoppers, Squash Bugs, Sweet Potato Weevil, Thrips, Tomato Hornworm, Tomato Pinworm, Tortoise Beetles, Ticks, Ants (except pharaoh, harvester, and carpenter ants), Azalea Leafminer, Blister Beetle, Brown Tail Moth, Elm Leaf Aphid, Eriophyid Mites, Fall Armyworm, Fuller Rose Beetle, Plant Bugs, Scale Insects, Tent Caterpillars and many more pests listed on the product label
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These are the insects the aforenamed product will "WIPE" out. On its path of destruction it will undoutedly "WIPE"out any beneficial insects in its path. These beneficial insects are around to ballance the good and the bad. please encourage the good, without "WIPING" out everything. THINK Please before acting. Happy Gardening Bill T. :)

Aug 09, 2013
Hand-picking and parasitic wasps NEW
by: Anonymous

I hand-pick the hornworms and drop them into a cup of soapy water. I did this last year when I first discovered them. They have not returned this year. I also got some unexpected help in hornworm control from the parasitic wasps. If the hornworm had the wasp eggs on its body, I left it to let the wasp larvae kill the hornworm. It was also beneficial in growing the parasitic wasp population for the next year.

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