Sustained capture in traps checked on July 18, 2016, in Genesee County found 10 female and 1 male SWD. These traps are set in a fall raspberry planting in which fruit are just beginning to ripen.
Traps in Genesee County are being monitored by David Russell, Master Gardener, and Jan Beglinger, association community educator, with the Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Genesee County.
Informed decision-making is best. Read guidelines for dealing with SWD:
Find this information and more on the Cornell Fruit Resources Spotted Wing Drosophila website.