Pests and Diseases

Bean Seed Fly

If you grow beans on your allotment (particularly runner and French types), keep an eye on your bean patch for signs of bean seed fly. The maggots of these flies can… Continue reading Bean Seed Fly


Cutworms are the larvae (caterpillars) of several species of night flying moths. They hide in soil or under leaf litter, feeding on leaves and stems of crops and other plants at night. Cutworms are… Continue reading Cutworms