Contents tagged with Allium

29 June 2022

Index of the levy-funded research projects on allium. Includes information on pests and diseases, energy management and other topics.

23 May 2022

The onion thrips (Thrips tabaci) is a pest of several crops in the UK, particularly leek, salad onion and stored cabbage. This factsheet is aimed at summarising best available knowledge on biology and control of onion thrips in outdoor crops. It aims to provide guidelines on cultural, chemical and integrated control of thrips.

28 September 2021

Read about Leek rust caused by Puccinia allii

7 April 2020

This Allium Crop Walkers’ Guide is aimed at assisting growers, agronomists and their staff in the vital task of monitoring onion and leek crops in the field and in storage.

12 December 2019

Andy Richardson provides an update on the SCEPTREplus trial looking at replacements for Rovral