Pest update from Wellesbourne
Between Tuesday and today we found the following:
On 3 sticky traps:
- 68 carrot flies
In 3 water traps in a plot of swedes.
- 37 male cabbage root flies and 13 females
- 13 bean seed flies
- 5 pollen beetles
- 2 flea beetles
- 2 cabbage stem weevils
- 1 cabbage seed weevil
- 7 cabbage stem flea beetles
We recovered 1 cabbage root fly egg from the soil around 15 cauliflower plants.
We caught 2 turnip moths in our pheromone traps.