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soybean stem fly

Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
The only available management options for other major pests, particularly podsucking bugs and podborers, have the potential to derail IPM because they are highly disruptive to beneficial insects... Additional major IPM issues are the ever present resistance threat to the new generation pesticides targeting Helicoverpa armigera, the eventual likely deregistration by the APVMA of dimethoate (the only effective mirid and aphicide in grain crops), and the ongoing need for multi-pest IPM to reduce the risk of silverleaf whitefly (SLW)... Ongoing RD&E is clearly needed to address these issues and to continually improve and maximise the adoption of IPM throughout the GRDC Northern Region...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Stem fly outbreak batters soybean crops.. Hugh Brier, Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF) senior entomologist, Kingaroy, Queensland says the only other significant soybean stem fly outbreak occurred in 2009 in the Mackay region of Central Queensland... Soybean stem fly has also been reported this summer in the Clarence Valley by Dr Natalie Moore, NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) senior research agronomist, Grafton who reports the pest is not having a noticeable impact on crops in terms of leaf death/wilting symptoms...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Agronomists estimate 4000 hectares of soybeans near Casino, NSW have been damaged by soybean stem fly ( Melanagromyza sojae) , a pest rarely seen in damaging numbers in Australia... Hugh Brier, Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF) senior entomologist, Kingaroy, Queensland says the only other significant soybean stem fly outbreak occurred in 2009 in the Mackay region of Central Queensland... Soybean stem fly has also been reported this summer in the Clarence Valley by Dr Natalie Moore, NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) senior research agronomist, Grafton who reports the pest is not having a noticeable impact on crops in terms of leaf death/wilting symptoms...
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