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Answer: Hi Carol, Thank you for contacting Yates. Looks like shrub is infested with Scales. Try Yates Nature’s Way Citrus & Ornamental Spray. Cli...
Category: Diseases
Tags: scales, natives
Answered: 02:32PM, 23 Apr 2018
Answer: Hi Justin, Thank you for contacting Yates. Looks like the tree is infested with scales. Try Yates Nature’s Way Citrus & Ornamental Spray ...
Category: Diseases
Tags: natives, scales
Answered: 12:44PM, 23 Apr 2018
Answer: Hi Rud Thank you for contacting Yates. The best way to control Nematodes is practice crop rotation. planting the same crops in the same soil can en...
Category: General
Answered: 12:08PM, 23 Apr 2018
Answer: Hi Alan, Thank you for contacting Yates. The dieback there looks similar to that of root rot. This can occur if the soil is getting too much water ...
Answered: 12:26PM, 23 Apr 2018
Answer: Hi Guillermo, Thank you for contacting Yates. Caterpillars can cause such damage to chilli plants. You can consider applying Yates Success Ultra In...
Category: Pests
Answered: 03:35PM, 23 Apr 2018