June 28, 2019

Pest update from Wellesbourne

When the water traps in the swede plot were checked today there were:

  • 7 male and 10 female cabbage root flies
  • 30 bean seed flies
  • 0 flea beetles
  • Approx 4,300 pollen beetles
  • 1 cabbage stem weevil
  • 2 cabbage stem flea beetles
  • 0 cabbage seed weevils

There were 5 carrot flies on the 3 sticky traps in the new plot for 2019.

64 cabbage root fly eggs were laid between 25 and 28 June (around 15 plants).

3 diamond-back moths and 3 turnip moths were captured. No moths were captured in our other pheromone traps (silver Y moth, cabbage moth). There are 2 traps for each species.

We also caught 4 diamond-back moths on 2 carrot fly traps in the swede plot and are baited with a pheromone lure (experimental).


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