My tiny, tender beet shoots keep getting nibbled and they are in raised beds so I don't think it is rabbits. Is there anything I can sprinkle (cinnamon?) that will make these critters/pests stay away?
Prevent Beet Eaters
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Slugs can level tiny tender beet shoots completely. I would recommend looking for them, with a flashlight in hand, at night.Here is an article that will tell you how to deal with garden slugs:
As for rabbits - how high up is your raised bed? It is recommended to build a bed that is at least 18 inches high to discourage rabbits. Here is an article outlining some strategies to keep rabbits away from your garden: