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Leaf beetle is a pest of cabbages in Indonesia but not Western Australia.
Black cutworm is a relatively minor pest of potatoes and cabbages in Indonesia and Western Australia.
Whitegrubs are a minor pest of potato and cabbage crops in Indonesia but can be very damaging in Western Australia.
Diamondback moth is a major pest of cabbage crops in both Indonesia and Western Australia.
Striped cabbage heart caterpillar, also known as cabbage centre grub, is a pest of cabbages in Indonesia and Western Australia.
Cabbage and turnip aphids are relatively minor pests of cabbages in both Indonesia and Western Australia.
Western Australia has many insect and mollusc pests (snails and slugs) that can affect the quality and yield of vegetable brassicas crops.
Cluster caterpillar is a minor pest of potatoes in Indonesia and Western Australia but growers should understand it.
The Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia has worked with the Indonesian potato industry to increase the productivity of their crops planted with WA seed potatoes.
It is important to remain vigilant in the control of diamondback moth and prevent insecticide resistance.