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  • Colorado potato beetle

    Colorado potato beetles in eggplant

    MID-ATLANTIC: Here’s a photo of two Colorado potato beetles (CPB) on eggplant in a grower’s field in New Jersey. Due to the high number of CPB we found when we went out and scouted, I recommended a product that has two active ingredients, both neonicotinoids. Application timing for this particular field would be now (prior to flowering) because of the restrictions on applying an insecticide with ‘neonics’ at flowering. As long as the grower has…

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