Monthly Archives: November 2015

Pest of the week – Frit Fly

Frit fly (Oscinella frit) cause damage to cereal crops, and are most likely to have an effect on crops following grassland or fallow. There are normally several generations per year, with the most damaging generation being in September-October, in newly drilled crops. Symptoms are visible as dead/yellowing tillers, that normally have a small yellow/white larva […]

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