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Controlling apple maggots

June 30, 2011
By Stephanie Bethke-DeJaeghere , Marshall Independent

Jeffrey Hahn is an Extension entomologist and has some great information regarding apple maggot control. The apple maggot is the most destructive pest of apples grown in home gardens in Minnesota. Also known as the railroad worm, this insect is a type of fly. Commercial growers are usually successful in managing apple maggots, but the general public faces a more difficult task when attempting to protect only one or a few trees.



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