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The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) is currently responding to an outbreak of Queensland fruit fly (Qfly) in Perth's western suburbs (detected in March 2020).
Yellow-winged locusts (Gastrimargus musicus) are native insects, distinguished by bright yellow wings, they are 35-50mm in length when mature and make a distinctive clicking noise when fly
Invertebrate pests can cause extensive damage to truffles.
DDLS - Entomology services provides expertise in invertebrate identification as well as helping to facilitate domestic and international trade and assists in protecting the biosecurity of Western A
Every year, at the end of July/beginning of August, volunteer farmers, agronomists and Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) staff commence weekly pheromone trapping for
Horticulture producers and livestock owners along the Swan Coastal Plain, north and south of Perth, are reminded to take action now to prevent stable fly numbers building up during summer.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development is calling on the WA community to check bamboo slat fencing and report any unusual damage, following the detection of the pest, bamboo
This page summarises the main factors to consider when planning or managing a canola crop.
Calibrate your bait spreaders estimate baits per square metre with a single photo.
Teachers at Penrhos College in Como have embraced being in a Queensland fruit fly (Qfly) Quarantine Area, using it as a student learning exercise on destructive invasive pests.