Contents tagged with strawberry

6 May 2020

In this review, we collated all available data on E. pyrifoliae to better understand its ecology, control measures and potential risks to UK horticulture.

7 May 2020

This review covers the problem of western flower thrips feeding, breeding and damaging the flowers and fruits on strawberry crops, particularly ever-bearers.

28 May 2020

WET Centre at NIAB EMR results from previous years and 2020 work programme using precision technology

13 June 2019

Fungicide inputs for strawberries reduced by half compared to standard treatments

23 May 2018

This factsheet describes the symptoms and life cycle of strawberry powdery mildew and how it becomes established and spreads through crops grown under protection. It also provides guidance on management strategies to minimise the risk of damaging epidemics developing. 

10 August 2018

Vine weevil remains a major pest of soft fruit crops. This factsheet gives practical information on the biology and control of vine weevil in soft fruit crops, drawing on results from research funded by AHDB Horticulture and others.