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Vegetable Weevil

Photos by Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent.

Description and Biology of the Vegetable Weevil

Vegetable weevil larvae on spinach leaves

Vegetable weevil larvae on spinach leaves.
This pest is active in the cool season (fall, winter, and spring).

Vegetable weevil larva

Vegetable weevil larvae feed on a variety of crops
including carrots, greens, tomatoes, turnips, and many more.

close up of a legless grub

Written By

Debbie Roos, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production Call Debbie E-mail Debbie N.C. Cooperative Extension, Chatham County Center
Page Last Updated: 3 years ago
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