• As part of The Horticulture Strategic Centres for Field Vegetables, funded by AHDB with co-funding from NIAB, ADAS, PGRO and Duchy College, we seek to provide, with the help of growers, information about the distribution of the bean seed fly (Delia platura) across the UK in all affected crops. Bean seed fly affects more than 40 different host plants and is an important pest of peas, maize and beans. Hosts......

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