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6 - Pests and diseases
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Common pests

WhiteflyBlackflyGreenflySlugsSnailsMiceCuckoo spitVine weevilCaterpillarsAntsRed spider miteScale insects


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WhiteflyBlackflyGreenflySlugs
WhiteflyBlackflyGreenflySlugs
SnailsMiceCuckoo spitVine weevil
SnailsMiceCuckoo spitVine weevil
CaterpillarsAntsRed spider miteScale insects
CaterpillarsAntsRed spider miteScale insects


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