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Diamondback moth influx 'could devastate UK crops'

Scientists are warning that cabbage, broccoli and cauliflower crops could potentially be "devastated" by an infestation of a species of moth arriving from continental Europe.

Researchers are describing the diamondback moths as a "super pest", resistant to some common insecticides.

Science correspondent Pallab Ghosh reports.

  • 14 Jun 2016
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