This fact sheet addresses the question: “how much do I need to reduce crop damage to justify the extra costs of higher priced chemicals and … Read more
A calculator spreadsheet to help quantify the costs and benefits of investing in a lettuce planter.
A calculator spreadsheet to help quantify the costs and benefits of investing in IPM methods for lettuce crops
Multiple heading, or ‘blindness’ is a physiological disorder affecting up to 20% of lettuce crops. It is most prevalent in NSW and Queensland during summer … Read more
In Australia, before an agrochemical product can be sold or used, the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) must register it. This only occurs … Read more
Insects are potential contaminants of processed leafy vegetables. Pest and beneficial species, in both the juvenile and adult stages of their life cycles can easily … Read more
The overall aim of the project was to develop integrated pest management strategies based largely on the use of fungicide alternatives to manage the following … Read more
This poster is a quick reference guide designed to help you choose effective crop protection products which minimise the impact on beneficials and the environment. … Read more
Sclerotinia diseases are major threats to the sustainable production of many vegetable crops in Australia. They affect a wide range of vegetable crops. The availability … Read more
The objective of the tour was to assess existing, new and emerging technologies that could improve the efficiency and effectiveness and how they could be … Read more
An introduction to the ‘Talking Business’ project: resources to facilitate better business decisions amongst growers and advisers.
This fact sheet lists important statistics focusing on five commodities in Victoria, mushrooms, tomatoes, broccoli, lettuces and potatoes