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Pepper mild mottle virus (PMMoV) is a plant virus that occurs worldwide and infects capsicums and some other solanaceous plants.
There has been considerable concern amongst livestock producers regarding recent outbreaks of subterranean clover red leaf syndrome.
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.
Horticulture growers in Western Australia are reminded to remain vigilant and implement strict farm biosecurity practices, after the cucurbit disease Cucumber green mottle mosaic virus (CGMMV) was
Surveys of the Carnarvon and Geraldton horticulture producing regions have detected the Cucumber green mottle mosaic virus (CGMMV) on additional commercial properties.
Information is provided here to assist management of diseases and viruses that occur in broadacre crops grown in Western Australia - cereals (wheat, barley, oats and triticale), pulses (field pea,
Wheat streak mosaic virus (WSMV) is a seed and mite-borne virus that infects wheat causing severe leaf symptoms and reduced yields.
Potato virus Y (PVY) is an aphid-borne virus that causes yield losses and tuber quality defects in commercial potato crops.
Cucumber mosaic virus (CMV) is a seed- and aphid-borne virus that infects narrow-leafed lupins. It can also infect many other broad-leafed plant species.
Cucumber Green Mottle Mosaic Virus (CGMMV) has been detected on commercial cucurbit properties in Kununurra, Carnarvon, Geraldton and Perth.