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Beware of the Harlequin Bug!

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Above is a  harlequin bug. Although very cute to the eye 🙂 , they are in the garden now. They can quickly destroy brassica family plants including collards, cabbage, broccoli, brussel sprouts, etc.  Dusting of diatomaceous earth (DE) or neem oil spray is effective. Keep plots clean and be vigil!

For more information: https://organicgardeningnewsandinfo.wordpress.com/2013/10/22/organic-control-of-harlequin-bugs/