You are here

Share page with AddThis

AHDB Pest Bulletin

AHDB_Pest_Bulletin_Logo

Syngenta are pleased to sponsor the AHDB Pest Bulletin, updated by Rosemary Collier in association with University of Warwick. 2017 reports have now started....

Brassica aphids and virus NEWS

Brassica aphids and virus

Weekly report showing the proportion of peach potato aphid (Myzus persicae) carrying Turnip yellows virus (TuYV).

TuYV, formerly known as Beet western yellows virus, is a very important pathogen of vegetable brassicas and oilseed rape. It is spread by the peach potato aphid (M. persicae).

Date

Type of trap

Numbers of M. persicae caught

% of those tested carrying TuYV

Wellesbourne, Warwickshire

23/10- 29/10/2017

Suction trap

12

TBA

30/10 - 06/11/2017


 

Yellow water traps


 

3


 

TBA


 

Kirton, Lincolnshire

23/10- 29/10/2017

Suction trap

5

TBA

Spalding, Lincolnshire

23/10 - 30/10/2017


30/10 - 06/11/2017

Yellow water traps


Yellow water traps

TBA


TBA

TBA


TBA

 

  

                                                                   

Archive