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Posted By: pdq
05-Jul-10 - 03:48 PM
Thread Name: BS: Gardening 2010
Subject: RE: BS: Gardening 2010
Squash borers...

try putting out a few salad bowls full of yellow-dyed water with a few drops of liquid soap in them. This may catch a few adults before they lay eggs.

Once the larvae are established in a stem there isn't much you can do.