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Mussel scale on apple tree

Treated my apple tree for mussel scale early June. Still a few scales on the apples this year. If I scrub them off, are the apples safe to eat?

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#1 Comment By Alisma On 09/11/2016 @ 12:24 pm

Yes, if you remove the scale insects the apples are safe to eat. You may want to peel the apples to remove any damaged parts of the peel.

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