The story of Russian wheat aphid (RWA) in Australia is rapidly evolving with reports of the pest arising in new locations on a weekly basis. cesar is on the forefront of delivering RWA updates in south-eastern Australia. Recently, Drs. Paul Umina and Garry McDonald presented to 150 growers and agronomists at the GRDC Grains Research Update in Dimboola, Victoria, and the Riverine Plains In-season Update in Mulwala, NSW.
For a recap on key RWA messages delivered at these updates, download 'Russian wheat aphid: a new pest of Australian cereal crops', produced in collaboration with SARDI entomologists.
For further information please feel free to contact the PestFacts team at cesar:
Phone: (03) 9349 4723