Fruit & Vegetable Production
There are several key insects that affect cherry production. Use this handy guide to help identify pests and to learn more about solutions.
- Cherry Fruit Fly and Western Cherry Fruit Fly
- Plum Curculio
- American Plum Borer
- Spotted-Winged Drosophila
There are several key diseases that affect cherry production. Use this handy guide to help identify some diseases and to learn more about causes and solutions.
- Bacterial Canker
- Black Knot
- Phytophthora Root Rot
- Brown Rot
- Powdery Mildew
The proliferation of date palm pests and the severity of infestation vary according to the pest species, age of the tree and the dominating environmental conditions.
The following pests are classified as key pests because of their wide presence and the severe economic damage they can cause to the date palms and fruits: