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  • This illustrated image shows the insect pear psylla.

    Protect Your Pome Fruit Throughout Bloom Phase

    Pear psylla With spring around the corner, now is the time to initiate your pome insect and disease management program to ensure maximum growth and fruit quality. Below you’ll find several key pests and diseases common to the Pacific Northwest along with management tips and considerations. Key Pests Pear psylla is a notorious pest, damaging pear trees in many ways. Nymphs and adults produce honeydew that drips onto fruit which promotes sooty mold and can…

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