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Downy mildew, caused by Plasmopara viticola, is a major disease of grapevines that originates from North America.

Bleached ornamental plant material provides a striking contrast when arranged with dried or dyed flowers. Bleaching also allows the use of subtle pastel dyes.

This page provides guidelines for sampling, measuring, assessing and reporting soil organic carbon in agricultural soils.

The storage life of fresh fruit and vegetables varies with type, variety and pre-harvest conditions.

The blueberry (Vaccinium sp.) is an evergreen perennial shrub, growing up to 3m tall. White or pink flowers are borne in bell-shape clusters on the shoot tips.

Cattle lice cause irritation and rubbing that results in hair loss and poor coat quality. Cattle won’t always require treatment for a skin problem resulting from a lice infestation.

Western Australia (WA) has a mandatory livestock ownership, identification and movement system.

Flystrike is a significant health and welfare risk to Australian sheep and costs $280 million annually.

All gardens have a range of permanent soil-borne disease organisms which are usually contained in a balanced environment where organisms, soil conditions, and hosts interact in a complex system.

Mediterranean fruit fly (Ceratitis capitata) is a serious horticultural pest in Western Australia. It attacks a range of cultivated fruits and some fruiting vegetables.