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Catalogue: GRDC Media
MITEY USEFUL GUIDE: The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has released a Back Pocket Guide to assist growers in correctly identifying crop mites... Cesar entomologist Dr Paul Umina, who collaborated with GRDC in developing the guide, says mites are small in size and often go unnoticed, but are an important pest group attacking Australian grain crops. ".. The guide is designed to assist growers in identifying the most commonly observed mite species found in the southern and western cropping regions," Dr Umina said...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
They are small in size and often go unnoticed mites are one of the most important pest groups attacking Australian grain crops... There are only a few mite species considered major crop pests in Australia... Unfortunately all the mites are relatively similar in appearance and can co-exist in the same area...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
" Print the page brown wheat mite, Petrobia latens, adult Adult brown wheat mite Photo: D. Ironside... Crops with heavy infestations appear bronzed or yellowish and seedlings can die... Spray if mottled patches appear throughout the crop and if conditions are dry...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
" Print the page brown wheat mite, Petrobia latens, adult Adult brown wheat mite Photo: D. Ironside... Crops with heavy infestations appear bronzed or yellowish and seedlings can die... Spray if mottled patches appear throughout the crop and if conditions are dry...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
" Print the page brown wheat mite, Petrobia latens, adult Adult brown wheat mite Photo: D. Ironside... Crops with heavy infestations appear bronzed or yellowish and seedlings can die... Spray if mottled patches appear throughout the crop and if conditions are dry...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
MITEY USEFUL GUIDE: The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has released a Back Pocket Guide to assist growers in correctly identifying crop mites... Cesar entomologist Dr Paul Umina, who collaborated with GRDC in developing the guide, says mites are small in size and often go unnoticed, but are an important pest group attacking Australian grain crops. ".. The guide is designed to assist growers in identifying the most commonly observed mite species found in the southern and western cropping regions," Dr Umina said...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
To prevent population build-up, pesticides used at or after crop emergence should be applied within three weeks of the first appearance of mites, before adults start laying eggs... cOMMOnly ObServeD in grainS crOpS Jan Feb Mar apr May Jun Jul aug Sep Oct nOv Dec Balaustium mite DesCription Balaustium mites grow to 2 mm in length and have a rounded redbrown body with eight red-orange legs... cOMMOnly ObServeD in grainS crOpS Jan Feb Mar apr May Jun Jul aug Sep Oct nOv Dec Bryobia mite DesCription Bryobia mites (also referred to as "Clover mites") are smaller than other commonly occurring pest mites, reaching about 0.75 mm in length as adults...
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