PestFacts WA

Plant disease webinar recording can now be viewed online

A screenshot of the PestFacts WA plant disease webinar on DPIRD's YouTube channel

On Thursday, 28 April 2022 DPIRD Plant pathologists Geoff Thomas and Ciara Beard presented on a range of foliar disease topics to help WA growers and consultants prepare for the 2022 season.

Topics included:

  • Findings of foliar disease surveillance activities in broadacre crops in 2021.
  • The green bridge and foliar disease risk outlook for WA broadacre crops this season.
  • Strategies for reducing sclerotinia risk.

The webinar recording is now available for viewing on the DPIRD YouTube channel. To view the presentation PowerPoint slides visit DPIRD’s About PestFacts WA page.

For more information on the webinar topics presented, contact Research scientists Ciara Beard, Geraldton on +61 (0)8 9956 8504 and Geoff Thomas, South Perth, on +61(0)8 9368 3262



Article author: Cindy Webster (DPIRD Narrogin).