Tag: horticulture

Illustration of a close-up spider mite on a leaf, surrounded by visible damage. A magnifying glass reveals its tiny details, while a side infographic shows common control methods.

Spider Mite: How to Identify and Control These Plant-Sucking Insects

Introduction to Spider Mites Spider mites are tiny, plant-sucking arachnids that can wreak havoc on a wide…

Illustration of the apple maggot's lifecycle stages, from egg to adult, alongside visuals of the damage they cause to apples and various control methods being implemented.

Apple Maggot: Lifecycle, Damage, and Control Measures

Introduction to Apple Maggot The apple maggot (Rhagoletis pomonella) is a notorious pest that poses a significant…