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Growing Carrot

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14 Aug 08 Richard (Australia - cool/mountain climate)
I had a problem with ants eating the tops out of my carrots last season and a friend suggested some decoy baits. After seeing the ants getting stuck into any tomato with damaged skin I started placing tomato halves in amongst the carrots and that fixed the problem.
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