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The Potato Industry Assistance Grants Program has now closed.
Potato leafminer fly is a potato pest in Indonesia but does not occur in Western Australia. Natural enemies help control it.
Seed potato schemes do not have a standardised system for naming their field grown generations which makes it difficult to compare schemes.
Capsicums (Capsicum annuum) and chillies (Capsicum frutescens) are cultivated as annual vegetables while the edible parts are botanically fruit. They belong to the Solanaceae fami
Broad beans are a winter-growing leguminous vegetable grown for their large, immature seeds which are a good source of protein, carbohydrate, B group vitamins and fibre.
Exhibiting fruit and vegetables at shows is a popular activity.
Manganese deficiency is most often seen on well drained neutral or calcareous soils but heavy fertiliser usage can induce it in other soils, particularly after heavy applications of lime.
Carrot virus Y has been found in carrot crops throughout Australia.
Hollow heart is an internal disorder where a 'lens' or 'star'-shaped cavity forms in the potato tuber.
Matching water supply in the soil to crop demand using good irrigation practice is important to produce a high quality potato crop.