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Two documents on Australian truffle orchard pest and diseases are available to download.
Growers and agronomists are invited to attend a three-day workshop in August to gain ‘hands on’ training in identification of insect pests and diseases in grain crops.
This page summarises the main factors to consider when planning or managing a canola crop.
Grain growers monitoring crops for signs of pests, diseases, frost and other production constraints are advised the popular MyCrop crop diagnostic tool has been updated.
PestFax is an interactive reporting service delivered by DPIRD, providing risk alerts, current information and advice on pests and diseases threatening crops and pastures throughout the grain belt
The Tomato potato psyllid (Bactericera cockerelli) has had significant market access implications for many Western Australian commodities.
Grain growers have been urged to adopt the Scouting Movement’s motto and ‘be prepared’ for the risk of a big year of crop pests and diseases.
This series of video tutorials has been produced to provide advice about the best ways to monitor and sample crops to diagnose and overcome constraints to crop production.
The Department of Agriculture and Food’s PestFax information and reporting service has been kept busy in 2016 with more than 1100 reports of pests and diseases from across the grainbelt.
In Western Australia's Mediterranean-type climate, the survival of pests and diseases over summer is often critical in determining pest outbreaks and disease epidemics in broadacre crops.