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There has been a confirmed detection of Queensland fruit fly (Qfly) in Coolbellup, located south of Perth.
Queensland fruit fly (Qfly) was detected in Perth's western suburbs in March 2020.
Serpentine leaf miner (Liriomyza huidobrensis) is a tiny fly whose larvae (grubs) damage plants by tunnelling through the inside of leaves.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development is stepping up its campaign to eradicate Queensland fruit fly (Qfly) from Perth’s western suburbs.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development detected Red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta) at two adjoining tenanted properties at Fremantle Ports in November 2019.
Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development biosecurity and fisheries experts will be on hand at this year’s Esperance Show to answer questions on topics ranging from preventing lives
Perth gardeners are reminded to monitor their citrus trees and have pruners at the ready to control the destructive pest, citrus gall wasp.
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.
Smartphones are being trialled by Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development researchers to more effectively track and combat crop pests.
Brown marmorated stink bug (Halyomorpha halys) is a mottle brown coloured, shield shaped stink bug.