Xylella co-ordinator appointed

Australia now has a dedicated specialist leading action to protect the Australian horticulture sector from the current #1 pest and disease threat, Xylella fastidiosa. Experienced biosecurity and emergency response co-ordinator Craig Elliott was appointed in late...
Still time to input on spray drift management

Still time to input on spray drift management

The strategic application of pesticides and fungicides is an important aspect of integrated pest and disease management (IPDM), and a key topic of the levy-funded national IPDM Field Day program. Spray drift is an important issue that needs be considered in the...

New R&D project boosts protection against Xylella

A new multi-industry R&D project Xylella co-ordinator (MT17006) has been implemented by Hort Innovation to protect the Australian horticulture sector from the current #1 pest and disease threat, Xylella fastidiosa. The multi-sector investment supports the role...