christina hogan
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something is eating my bean plant

hello everyone my leaves on my stringbean and peas leaves
is there any thing non toxic i can you i have horses next store and i have chickens so i really want to be carefull thank you
I am new at growing veggie and need all the help i can get

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Roger
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Location: North Georgia

You could try mixing a little dishwashing soap and water in a spray bottle and spray down the plants leaves. Sometimes this will deter pests. It doesn't always work ; it depends on what exactly is eating the plants.

Some kind of horticultural oil also works on some pests too. It can be a little harder to find in some areas, there are several different major brands of oils.

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