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A 2017 green bridge survey identified cereal leaf rust, spot type net blotch, wheat streak mosaic virus and aphids.
This page summarises the main factors to consider when planning or managing a canola crop.
There has been considerable concern amongst livestock producers regarding recent outbreaks of subterranean clover red leaf syndrome.
Brown spot is a fungal disease caused by Nothophoma quercina. It affects jujubes in Western Australia and has been reported in olives, pistachios and Chinese quince in other countries.
Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum is an exotic pest to Australia. It can affect both solanaceous and apiaceous crops.
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.
Wheat growers have been advised to review the latest disease rating of their chosen variety, with a heightened disease risk this season due to widespread summer rainfall.
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.
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