• Organic Gardening Pest Control

    Organic Gardening: How to Prevent & Control Vine Borers

    Your squash plants look withered and lifeless, are shriveling, and there’s a strange substance coming out of the stem. What’s causing your plant to die? My Experience with Vine Borers My experience with vine borers started about 2 or 3 years ago. Before that, I had never had any issues with them until we moved to our new home. It took a little bit of time for me to finally realize what exactly was affecting my plants. One minute they were looking lively and great, then one day they weren’t. It wasn’t until I heard other gardeners and homesteaders talking…