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What's Eating my Cabbage?

I'd be grateful if anyone could help. Is it just slugs (I do get a lot of them) or is there something else at play? My kale is affected too, but less so. Also, is there anything I can do to save them, or should I just bin them and grow something else?

Thank you!


  • Blue OnionBlue Onion Posts: 2,964
    Cabbage flea beetle?  Have a look and see what sort of evidence you can find.  Bugs?  Feces?  Eggs?  Etc?
    Utah, USA.
  • ommthreeommthree Posts: 314
    Thanks. It was flea beetles. I had to bin the whole crop sadly.
  • Pauline 7Pauline 7 Posts: 2,214
    Thank you for coming back and telling us the outcome. ........Unfortunately not a good one  for you.
     A lot of people ask us questions and never give updates. 
    West Yorkshire
  • ommthreeommthree Posts: 314
    My pleasure. I won't bother with cabbage again. A lot of things do grow well, so I'll stick to them!
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