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exotic grain pest

Catalogue: GRDC Media
Grain growers are encouraged to implement rigorous on-farm biosecurity programs to safeguard their livelihoods against the continual threat of exotic pest and disease incursions... "Sound on-farm biosecurity systems are crucial to the survival of our grain growers in terms of market access, sustainability of production, food security and food integrity," said Mr Moran, who works for the Department of Environment and Primary Industries, Plant Health Australia and Grain Producers Australia... Grain growers can reduce the impact of exotic pest threats, protect grain export markets and reduce potential pest management costs and income loss by adopting simple, low-cost measures, according to Mr Moran...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
A 'proof of absence' of grain pests is increasingly being required for Australian grain exports, but it is a challenge that delivers a marketing advantage... Gathering proof of absence is a complex challenge because the many different types of grain grown across the country are often delivered, stored and transported thousands of kilometres before finally being shipped overseas... Once grain leaves the farm, inspection of grain for quality and the absence of pests and diseases is routinely undertaken by the bulk-handling companies in their storage facilities and prior to export...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Grain growers are encouraged to implement rigorous on-farm biosecurity programs to safeguard their livelihoods against the continual threat of exotic pest and disease incursions... "Sound on-farm biosecurity systems are crucial to the survival of our grain growers in terms of market access, sustainability of production, food security and food integrity," said Mr Moran, who works for the Department of Environment and Primary Industries, Plant Health Australia and Grain Producers Australia... Grain growers can reduce the impact of exotic pest threats, protect grain export markets and reduce potential pest management costs and income loss by adopting simple, low-cost measures, according to Mr Moran...
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