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Q.I am going to be solorizing my raised garden beds soon. Should I amend the soil before or after solorizing.

Zone 93703 | Anonymous added on July 26, 2020 | Answered

I have some prebagged planting mix and soil amendment. Having a problem with earwigs this past year. Any suggestions helpful. Live in central california zone 9

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Answered on July 27, 2020

Since solarization kills all organisms, including beneficials, wait till after you have solarized to add the amendments.

Here are ways to reduce the number of earwigs in the garden:


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