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Red-legged earthmites (RLEM) cause millions of dollars of damage to crops each year, and due to a cool start to the growing season causing the pests to hatch in April, now is the time for RLEM control... SARDI entomology researcher Kym Perry says growers should not assume that preventative treatments applied at sowing will be an effective solution against pests... RLEM attacks most crops and feeds on all stages of plants, though is particularly damaging to seedlings in autumn...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Red-legged earthmites (RLEM) cause millions of dollars of damage to crops each year, and due to a cool start to the growing season causing the pests to hatch in April, now is the time for RLEM control... SARDI entomology researcher Kym Perry says growers should not assume that preventative treatments applied at sowing will be an effective solution against pests... RLEM attacks most crops and feeds on all stages of plants, though is particularly damaging to seedlings in autumn...
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Grain growers supported in efforts to reduce insect pest damage.. PestFacts south-eastern is co-ordinated by cesar, which has just welcomed a new team member, Julia Severi (pictured)... With a focus on pests of broad-acre grain crops in Victoria and New South Wales, PestFacts south-eastern is a valuable source of timely information made available through the Grains Research and Development Corporation-funded National Pest Information Service (NPIS)...
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