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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Crop health tool addresses new seasonal challenges.. PestFax- a vital link in the fight to maintain Western Australia's current levels of crop health - has resumed its free weekly service, as the new season presents a fresh set of pest and disease challenges... PestFax is widely read and supported by grains industry leaders including agronomists, consultants, farmers, researchers, grain marketers and retailers, with issues delivered to subscribers each Friday via email and available at www.agric.wa.gov.au/pestfax "The service helps the grains industry keep up with seasonal challenges and advises on management options relating to recurring pest and disease threats," PestFax editor and DAFWA entomologist Peter Mangano said...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Crop health tool addresses new seasonal challenges.. PestFax- a vital link in the fight to maintain Western Australia's current levels of crop health - has resumed its free weekly service, as the new season presents a fresh set of pest and disease challenges... PestFax is widely read and supported by grains industry leaders including agronomists, consultants, farmers, researchers, grain marketers and retailers, with issues delivered to subscribers each Friday via email and available at www.agric.wa.gov.au/pestfax "The service helps the grains industry keep up with seasonal challenges and advises on management options relating to recurring pest and disease threats," PestFax editor and DAFWA entomologist Peter Mangano said...
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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
Our surveys have shown that WCMs are typically found wherever wheat is grown... The distribution of balaustium and bryobia mites has been completed throughout southern Australia (WA, SA, Vic and NSW)... The results suggest that omethoate and chlorpyrifos will be the most effective broad-spectrum pesticides for control of bryobia mites, although problems are likely to occur for other registered pesticides...
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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
There is a need to decrease reliance on synthetic pyrethroids for the control of this mite species... There is a need to register baits for European earwig and vegetable beetle in broadacre cropping systems... The effect of crop host plants on persistence, reproduction and competition was assessed for redlegged earth mite and balaustium mite...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Winter habit canola has been successfully sown in spring, grazed over summer and harvested for grain in 2012 and 2013... The experiment has demonstrated the ability of canola to recover from the stress of complete defoliation and go on to produce a fairly handy grain yield... Successful germination needs good seed/soil contact, so a loose, friable soil free of lumps and clods is suggested...
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