Soil acidity could increase risk of root lesion nematodes

Soil acidity could increase risk of root lesion nematodes

WESTERN Australia's acidic soils could be exacerbating the impact of root lesion nematodes and limiting...

Agronomy

12 OCTOBER 2015
Grain growers faced with root disease rise

Grain growers faced with root disease rise

  The Department of Agriculture and Food Western Australia's Focus Paddock project, funded by the Grains...

Agronomy

20 APRIL 2015
Testing will help growers plan nematode attack

Testing will help growers plan nematode attack

ROOT lesion nematodes are proving to be at high levels in Western Australian cropping paddocks this year...

Agronomy

06 AUGUST 2014
Ancient wheat on the road to resistance

Ancient wheat on the road to resistance

  Root-lesion nematodes, a species of microscopic roundworm, share a long history with wheat – they...

Agronomy

30 APRIL 2014
New weapon in war on rhizoctonia

New weapon in war on rhizoctonia

If there's cropping, there is also rhizoctonia ... so any next-generation product that helps grain growers...

Agronomy

14 FEBRUARY 2014
Strategy needed to cope with Pythium

Strategy needed to cope with Pythium

Hidden menace: Pythium is widespread and damage often goes unnoticed because it can be uniformly spread...

Agronomy

29 JANUARY 2014