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Posted on Sep 16, 2016 in Pests | 0 comments

Cockatoo Managment

Cockatoo Managment

Overview An iconic Australian bird, cockatoos can reek destruction in a productive garden, especially when they arrive as a flock and not a solo act. With their super...

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Posted on Apr 8, 2014 in Pests | 0 comments

Pest Exclusion

Pest Exclusion

I’m getting pretty tired of sowing seeds only to find them gone as soon as they sprout. Often they surcome to curl grubs, snails and slugs. Below is my pest...

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Posted on Dec 19, 2013 in Pests | 0 comments

Pesky Possums

Pesky Possums

Possums… Those pesky little critters that are so cute yet reek such destruction. My experiences Their appearance in the garden coincided with when the fruit fly...

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Posted on Feb 17, 2013 in Pests | 0 comments

Pest ID & Management

Pest ID & Management

Friend or foe? Its not always easy to tell when it comes to the garden. Use this page to visually identify problem pests, then follow the image links for further...

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Posted on Feb 5, 2013 in Pests | 0 comments

Mice Eating Garden

Mice Eating Garden

I’ve been seeing evidence of mice in my garden. They are eating my peas! I say they because from what I’ve read, where there is one, there is usually many....

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Posted on Jan 10, 2013 in Pests | 0 comments

Snails & Slugs

Snails & Slugs

If you are any type of gardener, you know the damage that snails and slugs can cause. They seem to know just when that strawberry is almost ripe and love the tender new...

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Posted on Jan 10, 2013 in Pests | 0 comments

Curl Grubs

Curl Grubs

Curl grubs (often mistaken as witchety grubs) are the larvae of various beetles including Black beetles and the Christmas beetles commonly found in Australia. The...

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Posted on Jan 10, 2013 in Pests | 0 comments

Scale

Scale

White, Rose, Pink wax, soft brown, black are just some of the numerous types of scale that can be found on stems or foliage. Control with white oil. If that does not...

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