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Establishing a healthy, productive orchard requires planning and preparation.

Aphids are common pests of canola in Western Australia. They suck sap from plants and can be found massed on growing points or lower leaves of canola, depending on the aphid species.

Irrigating crops with saline water can result 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.

European wasps are declared pests in Western Australia and must be reported. Learn about European wasp distinguishing features and behaviours.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) is currently responding to an outbreak of Queensland fruit fly (Qfly) in Perth's western suburbs.

It has been estimated that between one quarter and one third of the world grain crop is lost each year during storage. Much of this is due to insect attack.

Broccoli, cabbage, Chinese cabbage, cauliflower and Brussels sprouts are members of the brassica family.

Composting offers an environmentally superior alternative to using organic material for landfill because composting reduces methane production (a major source of greenhouse gas), and provides a ser

The fall armyworm moth (Spodoptera frugiperda) is a plant pest that can damage a wide variety of crops.