Mediterranean Fruit Flies Ravage Citrus Gardens in Nwoya

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A mated female of the Mediterranean fruit fly seen burrowing into the peel of the fruit on a host plant - Photo by Dominic Ochola

A mated female of the Mediterranean fruit fly seen burrowing into the peel of the fruit on a host plant - Photo by Dominic Ochola

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Richard Okello, a farmer from Lii sub-county explains that he earns over at least 1.5 million shillings from oranges during cold season but the strange flies have cut off his income stream.

 

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