Pea aphid control

The pea aphid is a major pest in vining and fresh market peas and attacks by this pest can result in loss of yield by flower spoilage causing the failure of pods to fill, and by virus infection. Serious yield losses up to 45% have been reported in vining peas for freezing. Read about methods for control of this pest in this factsheet.

This factsheet was last updated in 2012.