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Summer Scale

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Reddish discoloration appears where the scale have been feeding.

Many scale on berries, with reddish discoloration from feeding.

A single scale, well developed, at the pdicel end of a berry (left).

The scale covering is lifted up to reveal the female blob and several eggs (right).

Scale on a leaf (left) and on this year's uprights (right), both showing scale covering lifted up to reveal the female blob and several eggs and crawlers.

Summer damage looks like burnt areas from the dike.

Reddish discoloration appears where the scale have been feeding. This is a massive infestation.

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Agriculture