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Registrations for the Department's Pantry Blitz 2021 are now open.
Uncover the secret lives of the pests that live in your pantry!
Queensland fruit fly (Qfly) is one of the world’s worst fruit pests, attacking a wide range of fruits, and some fruiting vegetables and ornamental plants.
There has been a confirmed detection of Queensland fruit fly (Qfly) in Coolbellup, located south of Perth.
Western Australia has a mandatory livestock ownership, identification and movement system.
FlowerPower is an online tool to predict cereal flowering dates (or cutting dates for oats) in your location.
Ruồi đục quả Queensland (Qfly) đã được khẳng định phát hiện tại Coolbellup, tọa lạc tại Nam Perth.
Ruồi đục trái Queensland (Qfly) là một rong những loài gây hại nghiêm trọng nhất thế giới, tấn công nhiều loại trái cây và các loại rau ăn trái và cây cảnh.
Many practices are transferable from a conventional system to an organic system of growing mangoes.
The underlying principle of organic crop production is "healthy plants grow from healthy soil". It is a whole system approach and, as far as practical, a closed system.
Transition to a system of organic mango production will vary according to your situation and current management system.
During 2013–2016 a network of 31 soil moisture probes was installed across the grain growing region in WA across several projects managed by DPIRD to enhance the decision-making capacity of grain g
Cattle producers in the shires of Albany, Denmark and Plantagenet in Western Australia and sheep producers in the shires of Esperance and Ravensthorpe are invited to participate in local surveillan
Wild radish (Raphanus raphanistrum) is highly competitive in crops and can cause a yield loss of 10-90%.
Expressions of interest for membership to the three Industry Funding Scheme (IFS) Management Committees and Review Panel are now open.
Waterlogging causes clay to disperse in sodic soils, leading to soil structure collapse.
Measure water quality and quantity to effectively plan and monitor water supplies for livestock.
Cereal smut and bunt diseases are caused by fungi which parasitise the host plant and produce masses of soot-like spores in the leaves, grains or ears.
Variety choice and variety management are key factors for profitable wheat production and this 'essentials' guide provides a guide to assist with these decisions.
Historical rainfall decile maps for the South West Land Division (SWLD) using baseline period of 1975-2020.
Potassium deficiency can lead to loss of clover content and severely limit production of high rainfall.