Department of Agriculture and Food
Grains biosecurity, exotic pest, Plant Health Australia, Resistance, crop insects, Integrated Pest Management (IPM), redlegged earth mites (RLEM), Rotation, crop Balaustium mite, earth mites, common bunt, Tilletia laevis, Tilletia tritici, wheat varieties
This session covers four papers from different authors:
1. Grains biosecurity – everyone’s business, Jeff Russell, Department of Agriculture and Food
2. Control of insect and mite pests in grains – insecticide resistance and integrated pest management (IPM), Paul Umina1, Svetlana Micic2 and Laura Fagan3, 1CESAR and The University of Melbourne, 2Department of Agriculture and Food, 3University of Western Australia
3. Effect of cropping rotations on pest mites of broadacre agriculture, Svetlana Micic, Mark Seymour, Tony Dore and Pam Burgess, Department of Agriculture and Food
4. Common bunt resistance in Western Australian wheat varieties, John Majewski, Manisha Shankar and Rob Loughman, Department of Agriculture and Food
Russell, J, Umina, P, Micic, S, Fagan, L, Seynour, M, Dore, T, Burgess, P, Majewski, J, Shankar, M, and Loughman, R. (2011), Crop Updates 2011 - Pests and Diseases. Department of Agriculture and Food, Perth. Conference Proceeding.