Spotted Wing Drosophila. A new invasive pest.

Spotted Wing Drosophila is a relative of our native fruit fly, but this one is destructive to growing fruit. It is in New Hampshire and Maine and attacks many fruit varieties including but not limited to Blueberries, Raspberries, Peaches, Plums, and even Dogwood. If you grow fruit you should become familiar with this pest. This is a link to good information on Spotted Wing Drosophila identification and control methods.

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