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30/08/2013 at 14:19
Hello, I I have just been in  my greenhouse to pick some tomatoes and I have discovered that something appears to be eating them! There were large holes in around 7 and it was both the ripe and un-riped tomatoes affected.   At first I thought it was a caterpillar but after being unable to find anything except for tsome weird looking “droppings” in red, orange and brown I’m inclined to think otherwise? Please help me as I don’t want it to get worse!
30/08/2013 at 15:43

If you have found droppings it is a caterpillar.  They are masters of disguise.  Look under the leaves.  There may only be one.

30/08/2013 at 15:47

Ahhh I'l have an even closer look then! Thank you!

30/08/2013 at 16:16

Probably caterpillars of the tomato moth. 

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