Apple tree worm protection

Asked March 29, 2020, 12:16 AM EDT

What can I do to prevent yearly invasion of my apples by worms? What, when, and how? Thanks!!

Multnomah County Oregon

1 Response

Thank you for your question. I assume that the “worms” you hace seen are the larvae of the codling moth, a common pest of apples. Here is an article that should help: https://extension.oregonstate.edu/news/how-safely-control-codling-moths-home-orchards Good luck!