Potato Council's network of Aphmon goes live

The Potato Council's network of 100 Yellow Water Traps (Aphmon) has now gone live for the 2010 season.

This means that growers who have signed up to the Aphmon service can now be alerted, either by text or email, when aphids are on the move in particular potato growing areas. For more detailed information, growers can access the Aphmon web pages, hosted by the Food and Environment Research Agency, through a link on the Potato Council's website (www.potato.org.uk).

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