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How to control Turnip pests

By Melanie Mathieson
Gardening Guru
This column originated because a reader asked: “How do I get rid of the worms eating my turnips?”, I have split it into two parts to address the two most common pests, root maggots and wireworms, for plants from the cabbage family such as turnips and rutabagas. Cauliflower, broccoli and radishes can also be affected as well as other root plants such as onions, carrots, parsnips. Read more...