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Bugs eating stems with droppings everywhere

Posted by yanina_k 8B (My Page) on
Wed, Oct 17, 07 at 10:50

Lately, at night, my tomato plants (the stems) have been eaten by some kind of bug, and in the morning there is a whole lot of brown/green droppings on the soil. I couldn't find this bug, but a picture of the plant and the droppings is attached. Please help me figure out what is eating my plant!!

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RE: Bugs eating stems with droppings everywhere

  • Posted by jean001 z8aPortland, OR (My Page) on
    Fri, Oct 19, 07 at 1:20

Caterpillar of one kind or another. To find the culprits), look above the droppings. Probably blends in with the stems, so look closely.


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