Pest update from Wellesbourne
Between Friday and Tuesday (30th) we found the following:
On 3 sticky traps:
- 5 carrot flies
In 3 water traps in a plot of swedes.
- 125 male cabbage root flies and 66 females
- 24 bean seed flies
- 8 pollen beetles
- 66 flea beetles
- 3 cabbage stem weevils
- 5 cabbage stem flea beetle
We also recovered 104 cabbage root fly eggs from the soil around 15 cauliflower plants (new plants).
We caught no moths in our pheromone traps.