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Will Guinea Fowl Eat Corn Leaf Aphids

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by mstrrlm, Sep 19, 2011.

  1. mstrrlm

    mstrrlm Chirping

    Jun 23, 2011
    Picayune, MS
    I found 2 of my corn plants infested will chickens or guinea fowl eat these

  2. damselfish

    damselfish Songster

    Mar 8, 2008
    Southwest Missouri
    They might, when the corn is short enough to reach. I'm not sure how well they'd see them under the leaves. But chickens will also probably dig holes in the garden, guineas won't generally do that quite as much but there could still be damage.

    I just squish aphids, & then spray to discourage their ant friends. Are corn leaf aphids associated with ants like other aphids?

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