Garden beans

Asked July 16, 2019, 1:28 PM EDT

What is eating my beans,I have a fence.They are just chopped off with nothing left behind.I have been using diatomaceous earth with limited success.

Lincoln County South Dakota

1 Response

There are quite a few things that could be feeding on the leaves or pods, but without a picture it's really hard to say. Vertebrate pests (deer and rabbits) can be very skilled at getting around fences, and if the plants were large that would be my guess.