13 May 2013 | Filed under sustainable agriculture
The PestFacts south-eastern service is underway for another winter growing season. This free service is an opportunity for farmers and farm advisers to keep up-to-date about emerging invertebrate pest issues. It is supported by the Grains Research and Development Corporation.
03 May 2013 | Filed under wildlife ecology
Walk in the footsteps of cesar's wildlife ecologist Josh Griffiths in search of the elusive platypus.
05 Feb 2013 | Filed under sustainable agriculture
cesar's Dr Paul Umina was recently interviewed by GRDC's GroundCover TV about the emerging issue of insecticide resistance in the redlegged earth mite (RLEM).
22 Jan 2013 | Filed under wildlife ecology
The Melbourne Water Urban Platypus Program aims to understand the status of platypus populations throughout the greater Melbourne region and identify any threatening processes. cesar conducts bi-annual surveys at a number of permanent locations to monitor platypus population.
04 Dec 2012 | Filed under wildlife ecology
After two years of good rain, the elusive platypus has popped up in a number of unexpected waterways around Melbourne. Channel 7 news reported more on this in November 2012 with an interview with cesar's senior ecologist, Josh Griffiths.