Pest update from Wellesbourne
Between Tuesday and today we found the following:
On 3 sticky traps:
- 2 carrot flies
In 3 water traps in a plot of swedes.
- 91 male cabbage root flies and 91 females
- 44 bean seed flies
- 6 pollen beetles
- 31 flea beetles
- 2 cabbage stem weevils
- 1 cabbage stem flea beetle
We also recovered 36 cabbage root fly eggs from the soil around 15 cauliflower plants (new plants).
We caught no moths in our pheromone traps.