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Cabbage Moths – How to keep them away from the vegie patch

Cabbage Moths were accidentally introduced into Australia during the 1930’s.  Since then, the Cabbage Moth caterpillars have been merrily munching their way through vegie patches across much of the country. In this blog, we’ll explain some kid friendly ways to remove and control them in your patch.

Caterpillar Hunting for Kids

Caterpillars! They sure look cute and kids love finding them in the garden but boy can they cause some destruction! When I first started working in the school garden the students were so excited to show me the caterpillars that lived there. They thought of them almost like pets. That was until I explained that…