Sucking insect pests of cane fruit crops

There is a range of sucking insect pests which damage cane fruit crops each season. This factsheet provides guidance on their recognition, the damage they cause, how to monitor for them and how to control them. It includes information on:

  • Aphids
  • Capsids and other bugs
  • Leafhoppers
  • Whitefly

This information was last updated in 2011.

Useful links

Novel approaches to control of aphids, raspberry beetle and raspberry cane midge in cane fruits

AHDB Grower Guide - Biocontrol in soft fruit