Codling Moth is Key Pest in Apple Production Regions of North America – 2024 Guide

Occasionally, consumers and producers alike come across the wormy apple. Codling moth (CM, Cydia pomonella) and Oriental fruit moth (OFM, Grapholita molesta) larvae may both be involved as they tunnel into fruit flesh, but only CM will feed on the appleā€™s core and seed. The larvae also differ anatomically; unlike OFM, CM has no anal … Read more