Pest update from Wellesbourne
Between Tuesday and today we found the following:
On 3 sticky traps:
- 6 carrot flies
In 3 water traps in a plot of swedes.
- 95 male cabbage root flies and 78 females
- 38 bean seed flies
- 4 pollen beetles
- 17 flea beetles
- 1 small white butterfly
We also recovered 33 cabbage root fly eggs from the soil around 15 cauliflower plants (new plants).
We caught 2 turnip moths in our pheromone traps.