Don’t let caterpillars eat your lunch!
Arizona’s voracious tomato bugs (hornworms) can easily ruin your vegetable garden or crops. These large, brightly colored pests usually destroy plants by devouring their leaves. They prevent people from harvesting tomatoes, eggplants, potatoes and peppers, according to the Old Farmer’s Almanac. Fortunately, you can use several effective methods to stop this hungry caterpillar from pillaging your crops.