Can you solve this gardening problem?
In September of 2009, a Tucson gardener was turning over the
soil in her garden in hopes of preparing the soil for a fall planting of
lettuce. That spot of her garden had not been used since last spring
when she, with her grandson, harvested a nice crop of carrots. Much
to her surprise, her shovel not only turned over the soil, but it
uncovered a large population of grubs. She thought the grubs were
feasting on a few left over carrots below the soil surface. She has
suspected that grubs of the same appearance have caused garden
problems in past seasons by killing her plants (such as tomatoes, peppers,
Grubs found in the soil,
Sept 13 2009.
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