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Laem Phromthep, a popular sunset viewpoint in Phuket known for its iconic Palmyra palm trees, is under threat due to an infestation of black-headed caterpillars. The local governor, Sophon Suwannarat, observed this alarming situation during a recent visit to the cape. He attributed the sudden surge in the caterpillar population to the uncharacteristically prolonged dry … …

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2 hours ago, Thaiger said:

Khampeesing suggested an alternative solution involving the introduction of Habrobracon hebetors, tiny wasps known for their ability to control pest populations. Using pesticides is another viable option

Seize the moment and deploy the flamethrowers! Opportunities like this don’t come along often. 

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In additon to the introduction of the "Habrobracon hebetors" they also have to follow the recommended fertilizing method in the video to prevent further infection in the future. 

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