PIRSA Newsletters

PestFacts Issue 6, August 2019

Several caterpillar species have been reported across the state on the move and damaging crops - keep an eye out for them, and the variety of the invertebrate pests.

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Crop Watch Issue 4, August 2019

Net form net blotch is not being controlled by Systiva on the Southern Yorke Peninsula.

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Crop Watch Issue 3, July 2019

In this issue - diseased samples sought of pulse and canola crops; pulse and cereal diseases.

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PIRSA News, July 2019

In this issue - Dog Fence consultation, grain industry blueprint, kangaroo harvesting, Regional Growth Fund, Yamba Quarantine Station upgrade, plus more!

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Crop Watch Issue 2, July 2019

This issue features early disease warning for pulse and cereal crops.

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PestFacts Issue 5, July 2019

This issue features recent regional pest observations, GoMicro phone microscope giveaway, Redlegged earthmite update and Russian wheat aphids.

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Biosecurity News, July 2019

Dog Fence consultation, upgrades to the Yamba Quarantine Station to help combat fruit fly, red meat and wool investment, feral animal control assistance, and more.

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PIRSA News, June 2019

In this issue - strengthening of SA's biosecurity laws, the future of red meat and wool, supporting female leadership in agribusiness, have your say in shaping SA's regions, and much more!

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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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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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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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