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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Native vegetation in grain-cropping landscapes can provide a habitat for beneficial predatory insects, supporting overall pest-control programs... Pastures, especially weedy pastures, provide habitat for pests.. Native vegetation, particularly remnant natural bush, provides a haven and natural food source for beneficial insects, which prey on exotic insects attracted to grain crops and also to many weed species...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
The majority of insect species present in these landscapes, especially pests, are good at moving between these habitats and seeking out the resources they need, such as food and shelter for all or part of the year... There is a strong interest in developing integrated pest management (iPm) on a large scale because pests are mobile... Pest suppressive landscapes will have the right mix of habitats that support beneficial insects and allow them to move into crop fields, but discourage the build-up of pests...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Assassin bug adult on mungbean leaf, colour is variable but usually includes brown, orange and/or black.. Utilizing the assassin bug, Pristhesancus plagipennis (Hemiptera: Reduviidae), as a biological control agent within an integrated pest management programme for Helicoverpa spp... Factors affecting the establishment and dispersal of Pristhesancus plagipennis Walker (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) nymphs when released onto soybean, cotton and sunflower crops...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Assassin bug adult on mungbean leaf, colour is variable but usually includes brown, orange and/or black.. Utilizing the assassin bug, Pristhesancus plagipennis (Hemiptera: Reduviidae), as a biological control agent within an integrated pest management programme for Helicoverpa spp... Factors affecting the establishment and dispersal of Pristhesancus plagipennis Walker (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) nymphs when released onto soybean, cotton and sunflower crops...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Assassin bug adult on mungbean leaf, colour is variable but usually includes brown, orange and/or black.. Utilizing the assassin bug, Pristhesancus plagipennis (Hemiptera: Reduviidae), as a biological control agent within an integrated pest management programme for Helicoverpa spp... Factors affecting the establishment and dispersal of Pristhesancus plagipennis Walker (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) nymphs when released onto soybean, cotton and sunflower crops...
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