Pest update from Wellesbourne
Between Tuesday and today we found the following:
On 3 sticky traps:
- 21 carrot flies
In 3 water traps in a plot of swedes.
- 37 male cabbage root flies and 19 females
- 43 bean seed flies
- 3 pollen beetles
- 9 flea beetles
- 1 small white butterfly
We recovered 2 cabbage root fly eggs from the soil around 15 cauliflower plants (new plants).
We caught 2 turnip moths and 2 silver Y moths in our pheromone traps.