Pest update from Wellesbourne
Between Friday 28th July and Tuesday 1st August we caught:
On 3 sticky traps:
- 84 carrot flies
In 3 water traps in a plot of swedes.
- 17 male cabbage root flies and 9 females
- 36 bean seed flies
- 81 pollen beetles
- 45 flea beetles
- 24 cabbage stem weevils
- 4 cabbage stem flea beetles
We also recovered 1 cabbage root fly egg from the soil around 15 cauliflower plants (new plants).
We caught 1 silver Y moth in our pheromone traps.