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Phosphine-resistant grain insects eliminated

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The application of commonly recommended management principles has eradicated a strain of grain storage insects with strong phosphine resistance, located on a Western Australian farm... It is believed to be the first time that elimination of on-farm grain storage insects with strong phosphine resistance has been scientifically documented and confirmed in Australia and possibly the world... Mr Newman said the case of strong resistance was one of only a handful which had developed in WA within the last five years...
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