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Post  jersh on 10/12/2011, 2:33 pm

Hello,

I have discovered that the leaves of my pole beans are being shredded by bean leaf roller caterpillars. Does anyone know how to get ride of them?

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Re: bean leaf rollers

Post  stripesmom on 10/12/2011, 3:18 pm

Spray with BT which is bacillus thurengienus. It's an organic way to kill caterpillers and some moths without harming pollinators.

Here's one place that sells it. Also, Amazon. I've never found it locally, but I live in the boondocks.

http://homeharvest.com/bt.htm

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