PIRSA Newsletters

PestFacts Issue 4, June 2019

Unusually high densities of Redlegged earth mite (RLEM) have been reported across the lower Eyre Peninsula region.

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Pastoral Update, June 2019

News from recent Pastoral Board meetings, plus read about the Pastoral Act Review, rebates for livestock water infrastructure, 2018-19 annual stock returns and more.

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PestFacts Issue 3, May 2019

This issue focuses on establishment pests – keep an eye out for them in your emerging crops.

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PestFacts Issue 2, May 2019

Catch-up on our latest webinar where experts from SARDI and cesar cover RWA, insecticide resistance and seasonal pest risk in SA. Discover a new control option for redlegged earth mites and a reminder to watch out for actively feeding slugs.

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SARDI Impacts, May 2019

Seeking nominations for AgTech Advisory Group, SARDI’s work in oyster spat and industrial hemp trial results show the crop and be grown successfully in SA.

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Crop Watch - Blackspot Manager risk forecast, April 2019

The extremely dry summer and autumn has delayed the maturation of blackspot spores on field pea stubbles.

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PestFacts Issue 1, April 2019

Welcome to the first edition for 2019. Seasonal pest risk and snail baiting is the focus of this issue. We look forward to working with our readers again this year, and wish you a successful start to the 2019 growing season.

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Fish Facts April 2019

Whether you're launching the boat, hitting the jetty or pulling on dive gear - catch up on the latest SA fishing news in our latest Fish Facts.

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Biosecurity News, March 2019

In this issue – fruit fly fight continues, African swine fever, watch out for weeds and biosecurity risks of imported interstate fodder.

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Pastoral Board Communique, February 2019

In this latest communique from the Pastoral Board, Minister Whetstone welcomes the move of the Board to his portfolio and the Pastoral Unit to PIRSA. Also read about pastoral industry news and events.

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PIRSA News, March 2019

In this issue - zero tolerance against fruit fly, SA breaks food and wine record, $5 million in rebates for on-farm water infrastructure investment, plus more.

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Biosecurity News, January 2019

In this issue we introduce our new Chief Veterinary Officer and cover seasonal topics such as minimising spray drift and how you can help keep our state fruit fly free!

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Fish Facts, December 2018

The latest issue of PIRSA fish facts. In this issue we bring you the latest SA fishing news and advice, including an update on works on South Australia's largest reef restoration project, Windara Reef.

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PestFacts, Issue 11, November 2018

The final issue for 2018, thank you to our readers for reporting invertebrate activity this season - the quality of our field intelligence relies on your valuable observations. Best wishes for a productive remainder of harvest for 2018.

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PestFacts, Issue 10, November 2018

A quick overview of pest observations in broad-acre crops over the past two weeks, and updated model predictions.

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