Import of fall armyworm virus is welcomed by the GRDC

A decision to import a biological control agent into Australia as part of research into fall armyworm (FAW) control options has been welcomed by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC).

Import of fall armyworm virus is welcomed by the GRDC Import of fall armyworm virus is welcomed by the GRDC Import of fall armyworm virus is welcomed by the GRDC Import of fall armyworm virus is welcomed by the GRDC Import of fall armyworm virus is welcomed by the GRDC

Grain growers in mid-west WA have been asked to be on alert for Fall armyworm. Image courtesy DPIRD.

The Federal Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment (DAWE) has approved the importation of the biopesticide, Fawligen, a naturally occurring caterpillar virus which specifically targets

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