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cesar’s Dr Jessica Lye receives prestigious CSIRO Health and Biosecurity Award

05 Mar 2019 | Filed under sustainable agriculture, company announcements

A big congratulations to Dr Jessica Lye, cesar’s extension and communications lead, who recently received a Science and Innovation Award for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. Jess took out the CSIRO Health and Biosecurity category for her quest to teach Melbourne gardeners how to look for invasive exotic pests and...

Pasture advisers master their insect ID skills

16 Jan 2019 | Filed under sustainable agriculture

What is an abdominal proleg? How do beetle and moth lifecycles differ? How can you distinguish a redlegged earth mite from a blue oat mite?

Managing Russian wheat aphid risk – pre-season considerations

09 Jan 2019 | Filed under sustainable agriculture

The GRDC investment, ‘Russian wheat aphid risk assessment and regional thresholds’ has been launched to investigate regional risk and management tactics for RWA.

Register for the NSW early season canola pest roadshow!

07 Jan 2019 | Filed under sustainable agriculture

In early 2019, workshops on early season pests of canola will be delivered across NSW.

cesar was a hive of activity in 2018 – what can you expect from us this year?

02 Jan 2019 | Filed under company announcements

We certainly were busy as bees at cesar over 2018 and the coming year is set to be just as exciting. Here’s a snapshot of what we have been up to over the past 12 months.