Insect Pest Control
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how do i prevent squash borers?

Anonymous added on July 7, 2015 | Answered

How can I treat/prevent squash borers?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on July 8, 2015

The only thing I have ever found to be effective against squash borers is neem oil, applied weekly. Here is more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/problems/pests/neem-oil-uses.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/squash/squash-pests-identifying-and-preventing-squash-vine-borer.htm

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