squash vine borer eggs

Asked August 14, 2017, 10:06 AM EDT

what works best on squash vine borer eggs neem oil or horticulture oil and does either one kill them thanks croc

Hardin County Kentucky

3 Responses

Either works well for the eggs of the squash vine borer. Here is some more information about squash vine borers: https://entomology.ca.uky.edu/ef314

The publication talks about Growing Degree Days (GDD). You can find some data for your area at http://kymesonet.org/historical_data.php

for more information on vegetable gardening try: http://www2.ca.uky.edu/agcomm/pubs/id/id128/id128.pdf

Thank you for answering my question.. croc