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Start vegetable pest control early

It’s officially spring, and for most of us in Texas the average frost free date is now passed.  This means that new vegetable gardens are appearing in backyards; and nurseries are selling tomato and pepper plants as fast as they can restock their shelves. I planted my modest vegetable and herb garden this weekend and literally before I could get my bok-choy and spinach in the ground, the pests were all over.  While my Chinese cabbage was sitting in its small pot waiting to be planted, I watched… Read More →