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Avocados have an unusual flowering behaviour that is affected by temperature, particularly cold conditions which can impact on the level of fruit set.
Clothes moths, carpet beetles and silverﬁsh can be destructive household pests. This information will help you recognise what they look like and understand their habits and where they live.
European wasps are declared pests in Western Australia and must be reported. Learn about European wasp distinguishing features and behaviours.
Aphids, mealybugs and scales are the most common sap sucking insects in the garden.
Pregnancy toxaemia and hypocalcaemia affect lambing ewe flocks and have similar signs but different causes.
There are many hundreds of species of spiders in Australia which play a beneficial role in our environment by eating insect pests.
This web page describes the most common insect pests of citrus trees occurring in home gardens in Western Australia and their control using natural or low toxic chemical controls.
Pruning is a cultural practice involving the removal of tree branches and limbs.
Irrigating with water of higher salinity than a crop can tolerate results in yield loss and decreased quality.
When feeding pigs it is important to consider the nutritional requirements as there is no such thing as a ‘standard‘ diet.