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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-15-2013, 08:48 PM Thread Starter
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Zucchini Bugs ???

My zukes appear to be under attack?
A infestation of gray to black bugs tht have a football shaped shell?
smaller in size all over roots & leaves any ideas
Cure? I'm picking & we are eating now so
I don't want to be to aggressive w toxic stuff...
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-16-2013, 01:40 AM
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Re: Zucchini Bugs ???

sounds like squash or pumpkin bugs. had them bad a couple years ago. they really like the underside of the leaves. I mixes about a 1/4 cup of dish soap in my 1 gal sprayer and sprayed them with that. worked pretty good.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-16-2013, 01:09 PM
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Re: Zucchini Bugs ???

Sevin dust...sevin spray. Squashes the squash bugs who will infest your plants and kill.
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