Pest update from Wellesbourne
Between Tuesday and today we caught:
On 3 sticky traps:
- 8 carrot flies
In 3 water traps in a plot of swedes.
- 178 male cabbage root flies and 46 females
- 33 bean seed flies
- 1 pollen beetle
- 48 flea beetles
- 2 cabbage stem weevils
- 1 cabbage stem flea beetle
We also recovered 34 cabbage root fly eggs from the soil around 15 cauliflower plants (new plants).
We caught 2 diamond-back moths in our pheromone traps