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Old 07-27-2012, 04:57 PM   #71
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Default Boring insect

Hi all. I just found some damage from a boring bug. The affected plant is Chinook and only one of the vines was damaged. From the entry point upward, the whole vine is shriveled and below is fine. As you can see, they throw out pretty long sidearms. Quite a few years ago I had a very similar problem and after 4 years of detective work found it to be European Corn Borer. This may or may not be the problem as we have no suspects at this time.

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Old 07-27-2012, 05:33 PM   #72
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The long rectangular bore looks like cicada damage.

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Old 07-27-2012, 05:40 PM   #73
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That could have given whatever got inside the vine an easy entry point but the entire pith between nodes was tunneled out. Real similar to what happened in the past. I'll keep an eye out.

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Old 09-03-2012, 06:19 PM   #74
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Any idea what this was?:

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question mark caterpillar, maybe

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Old 02-27-2013, 03:03 PM   #76
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This was a caterpillar about 2 become 2 catterpillars
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Old 02-27-2013, 03:38 PM   #77
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It looks like this one http://pawild.net/home/gallery.php?photo_id=7391&p=view_photo Here is a guide to Pa caterpillars http://pawild.net/home/gallery.php?cat_id=88&p=view_cat&page=4 Cheers Glen

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You are quite correct. Tell him what he won, Johnny...
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Old 05-24-2013, 09:16 PM   #79
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hey guys found a couple spiders on my hops, and one even has a nest. Not sure if they are mites or not, and one leaf seems to have a some sort of white mold unsure if related. any suggestions?

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Also have some bugs im curious about.

I live near a wetland/marsh area across the street so there's a whole host of bugs...but these always seem to be around my garden.



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