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The European wasp is considered one of the worst wasps in the world - harmful to people, our outdoor lifestyle and to our horticultural and agricultural industries.
Up to date autumn/winter and winter/spring insecticide spray guides are provided by the department every year to help growers and consultants manage insect pests in canola, lupin and cereal crops.
Australian meat ants (Iridomyrmex purpureus gp) are a native ant species.
Early identification of important invasive and native problematic ants within Western Australia is critical to achieving successful control and preventing invasive ant species from gaining a footho
A Quarantine Area Notice is in place that applies restrictions to the movement of host plants produced in the Quarantine Area to other areas in the state where tomato-potato psyllid is not known to
Home gardeners are reminded to check and control for the insect pest, tomato potato psyllid (TPP), following a widespread trapping program across Perth and surrounds.
Western Australia’s annual campaign to keep the State free of the invasive insect pest, the European wasp, has begun.
Residents, local shires and sporting clubs in the wheatbelt are reminded to be on the lookout for Australian plague locusts.
The Western Australian community has rallied to support surveillance efforts for the insect pest the tomato potato psyllid (TPP).
Western Australian broadacre property owners have been encouraged to keep monitoring crops and pastures for signs of Australian plague locust (APL) activity, despite relatively low activity this sp