[Market-farming] Harlequin Bugs

MARK A. ABNER wizard1 at kih.net
Fri Jul 22 09:56:04 EDT 2005


hmm sounds like a marketing opertunity for some enterprizeing individual
"THE NEW BUG BUSTER AGRICULTURAL VACUME"  : )  

Mark


> [Original Message]
> From: Errol Castens <castens at peoplepc.com>
> To: Market Farming <market-farming at lists.ibiblio.org>
> Date: 7/22/2005 9:25:53 AM
> Subject: Re: [Market-farming] Harlequin Bugs
>
> Would a cordless, handheld vacuum cleaner ("Dust Buster") make it easier?
>
> errol
> Oxford, Mississippi
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Marie Kamphefner" <kampy at grm.net>
> To: "'Market Farming'" <market-farming at lists.ibiblio.org>
> Sent: Thursday, July 21, 2005 10:42 PM
> Subject: Re: [Market-farming] Harlequin Bugs
>
>
>
> Regards to the list:
>
> Shelly, do you have any Pyganic?  That might do the trick.
>
> One year, I put all my extension cords together and hauled the vacuum
> cleaner out to the garden and sucked all the bugs into a bag, then
> burned it.  I don't know that I have the strength and energy to do that
> anymore.
>
> Marie in Missouri where the cucumber beetles are wreaking havoc.  Oh no!
> I'm looking around for extension cords!  I can't find my bottle of
> Pyganic!
>
> HELP! The Harlequin bugs are tearing my brassicas to shreds....and
> breeding prolifically. I have tried garlic oil and neem to no avail.
> Also, I have tried handpicking but I have alot of ground in brassicas
> and they just seem to come back en masse. Some of my crops are at the
> critical point and I will lose them if I do not figure this out soon. 
> Blessings,
> Shelly Elliott
> Idle Thyme Farm
> Zone 5, SE Wyoming ... where temps reached at record 100 degrees
> yesterday! Good for the peppers.....bad for the lettuce!
>
>
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