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It’s critical for industries affected by the Tomato potato psyllid (TPP) to develop and implement management plans to effectively control TPP.
Producers have been reminded to check their crops for six-spotted mite (SSM), a pest that can cause severe defoliation in avocado orchards and grapevines.
Western Australian growers using or with an interest in protected cropping and soilless agriculture are invited to a statewide forum into the future role of this type of farming.
The Carnarvon horticulture industry has recently been involved in a project trial funded by the Japanese Government looking at the use of automatically operated drones to detect pest and disease incidence on farms.
Local food growers in the Manjimup-Pemberton area have shown their support to a proposed irrigation scheme by signing up to the water sales process as part of the Southern Forests (SF) Irrigation Scheme project.