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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Now there is a product available to help manage these pests... "The product is very effective against caterpillars and has good residual activity," says Hugh Brier, senior entomologist at the Queensland Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry... Mr Brier says that Altacor is so good that growers may be tempted to use it wherever possible to control caterpillars, but he cautions against this because it could lead to resistance to the product...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Three species of Pantydia showing differences in wingspan.. Medium Pantydia metaspila larvae are brown with darker stripes, but large larvae develop a mottled appearance and have a distinctive pale blaze on their head capsule... Crops should be scouted for looper eggs and moths to pinpoint the start of infestations and to increase the chance of success of biopesticides such as Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt)...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Three species of Pantydia showing differences in wingspan.. Medium Pantydia metaspila larvae are brown with darker stripes, but large larvae develop a mottled appearance and have a distinctive pale blaze on their head capsule... Crops should be scouted for looper eggs and moths to pinpoint the start of infestations and to increase the chance of success of biopesticides such as Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt)...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Three species of Pantydia showing differences in wingspan.. Medium Pantydia metaspila larvae are brown with darker stripes, but large larvae develop a mottled appearance and have a distinctive pale blaze on their head capsule... Crops should be scouted for looper eggs and moths to pinpoint the start of infestations and to increase the chance of success of biopesticides such as Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt)...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
14 BWD00024: Maintaining profitable farming systems with retained stubble in Victoria and Tasmania .................................... The over-arching aim of the project is to improve yield and water-use-efficiency of irrigated wheat production across the Northern Region by developing improved agronomic practices to reduce the incidence of lodging and increase the yield potential of irrigated wheat... Overall, the project will deliver a comprehensive research, communication and extension program that will ensure more effective management of water repellent agricultural soils in WA whilst building capacity for future soils research and development in Western Australia...
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