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Banana spotting bugs are an impediment to the commercial production of most fruit trees including mangoes. The bugs are difficult to detect on the tree and can cause major and frequent damage.
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).
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
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Western Australia has worked with the Indonesian potato industry to increase the productivity of their crops planted with WA seed pota
Leaf eating ladybirds are a relatively minor pest of potatoes in Indonesia and Western Australia, but should be monitored.
Potato leafminer fly is a potato pest in Indonesia but does not occur in Western Australia. Natural enemies help control it.
Potato tuber moth is an important pest of potato crops in both Indonesia and Western Australia.
Thrips are a relatively minor pest of potato crops in both Indonesia and Western Australia.
Whitefly is a relatively minor pest of potato and cabbage crops in both Indonesia and Western Australia.
Cabbage and turnip aphids are relatively minor pests of cabbages in both Indonesia and Western Australia.