RE: [CH] attracting "good" bugs

Gil White (
Sun, 7 Jun 1998 10:35:11 -0400

The 2 are related.  Most insect predators are the first to go when
spraying.  I've found the most satisfying way to handle those big
green ones is the edge of a trowel.  Knock them on the ground, and one
satifying 'AIEEEE' later you have 2 pieces of not so big green ones.


> -----Original Message-----
> From:
> []On Behalf Of Ed Calvert
> Sent: Thursday, June 04, 1998 5:12 PM
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> Subject: [CH] attracting "good" bugs
> I have yet to see one ladybug or lacewing in these parts
> for some time.
> Gonna hafta askfriend how to find 'em.

 Had to spray twice for caterpillars. Big
> green[two-tones] ones. Finally got those suckers.

> Ed  Calvert
> CH (Tom's #) 1083
> Brandon, Fl