Contents tagged with pest

27 July 2021

Also called roundworms or eelworms, discover which nematodes harm crops and which support a healthy soil ecosystem.

26 July 2021

These insects are an important indicator of ecosystem health, so it is essential to know which ones are present in your crops.

26 July 2021

Flies (Diptera) are the most numerous insects found on farmland.

30 April 2024

AHDB is investigating the value of a blood test in assessing the genetic merit of animals for worm resistance.

21 July 2022

Learn how to recognise the diverse species of bugs and thrips that damage crops.

12 July 2021

Beetles (Coleoptera) are common on farmland, but only a few species are crop pests.

6 November 2023

The encyclopaedia provides at-a-glance information on the pests and natural enemies associated with cropping systems.

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