PestFacts South Australia newsletter

We provide grain growers and advisors with the latest information on invertebrate pest activity and management during the winter growing season.

The newsletter offers solutions, warnings and reminders for a range of invertebrate pests of all broadacre crops including cereal, oilseeds, pulses and fodder crops.

The PestFacts newsletter is produced on an as-needed basis and subscription is free. The PestFacts service is funded by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC).

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    There is a range of resources available to assist with identification and management of invertebrate pests in broad acre crops. Check them out


    Rebecca Hamdorf
    Phone: (08) 8429 0682

    Kym Perry
    Phone: (08) 8429 0738

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