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Pests of carrot

A link to information on all pests infecting carrot and other apiaceous crops can be found here Link opens in a new window

Carrot fly



The main pests of carrot and related crops in the UK are: carrot fly, aphids and cutworms. This group of web pages summarises some our past and current work on these pest insects.

Carrot flies mating

Carrot seedlings damaged by carrot fly

Adult carrot fly