Search by keywords: cabbage
Cabbage is one of the most popular vegetables in the world because of its adaptability to a wide range of climatic conditions and soil types
Before we start on cabbage diseases, there are still a few sporadic pests that we should look at. One is the cabbage webworm (Hellula undalis).
This is another versatile brassica, whose varieties give crops throughout the year. It is quite suitable for small gardens if you are growing cabbage
Common name: Cabbage Aphid, Scientific name: Brevicoryne brassicae (Linnaeus), Family or class: Aphididae
As soon as you have planted your cabbage crop, you should apply herbicide with insecticide to eliminate cutworms.
It requires a lot of observation and experience, but Integrated Pest Management (IPM) can be practiced with cabbages.
Many factors play a role in the spacing of cabbage – the process is not quite as simple as you might imagine.
Cabbage can be planted by hand or mechanically. For hand planting, the best tool is a home-made miniature hoe.
There’s nothing worse than not having success with your first crop, so choose one that is cheap and easy to grow. In other words, choose cabbage.
When it comes to cabbage aphids and Integrated Pest Management (IPM), success will depend on the crop being grown, the season and other considerations.