PIRSA Newsletters

Crop Watch Issue 5, September 2020

In this issue: crinkly faba beans, chocolate spot on Amberley faba beans, aphid flights and plant virus, diseased pulse and canola samples wanted, cereal disease observations.

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PestFacts Issue 8, 2020

In this issue: advice on considering TimeRite® for redlegged earth mite, Russian wheat aphid on the move, a new online tool for Etiella management and tips on smart phone macrophotography.

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PestFacts Issue 7, 2020

In this issue: the annual invasion of pea crops by pea weevil has begun, and more on the purple scum collembolan.

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Fish Facts August 2020

Win prizes by donating fish frames for research! Learn about the Murray Cod closure season and how to apply for a reservoir fishing permit. Also, our Fisheries Licensing office has moved to West Beach. Plus more.

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PestFacts Issue 6 2020

In this issue, find out more about recent pest observations from across the state including armyworms, Rutherglen bugs, woolly bear caterpillars and native budworm.

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Crop Watch Issue 4, August 2020

Wheat stripe rust hotspots have been reported west of Clare in a paddock of Trojan.

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PestFacts Issue 5, July 2020

In this issue, find out more about reports of caterpillars across the state, an unusual sighting of ryegrass mealybug, aphid activity and tips on how to extend your winter protection of grain storage, and handling machinery from storage invertebrate pests.

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Crop Watch Issue 3, July 2020

In this issue: An update on NFNB Fungicide resistance in SA, and Crop disease observations for 2020

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PestFacts Issue 4, 2020

In this issue: are springtails friend or foe, send in your armyworms, recent regional pest observations, a guide to using PestFacts Map.

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Fish Facts June 2020

Give your feedback on a range of fishing issues, and learn about Pipi and Rock Lobster winter closures. We also talk about the invasive Asian Paddle Crab, and the new shellfish reef built at Glenelg. Plus much more.

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Biosecurity News, June 2020

In this issue: Dog fence build commences, campylobacter, fruit fly outbreaks, wild dogs, feral pigs, Asian Paddle Crab, Giant Pine Scale, SA red meat and wool support.

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Crop Watch Issue 2, June 2020

In this issue, we take a closer look at how stem nematode can impact crops.

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PestFacts Issue 3, 2020

In this issue: early insect activity, slug monitoring and baiting tips, checking emerging crops, southern region pre-season webinar.

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Fish Facts April 2020

In this issue: recreational fishing and boating during COVID-19, buy local and stay home this Easter, management plan for recreational fishing, Fair Fish delivering South Australian seafood, World Fisheries Congress postponed.

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PestFacts Issue 2, 2020

In this issue: weed web moth, snail baiting tips, identifying insects for free, new PestFacts team member, all reports are good reports.

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