Pest & Disease Guide Updated 2009-10 Almond Pest & Disease Guide Released
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The “Almond Industry Pest & Disease Control Guide” has been recentlyupdated for the ABA by Dr Prue McMichael and Kate Delaporte of Scholefield Robinson Horticultural Services (SRHS). Developmentof the industry’sfirstedition of the Pest & Disease Control Guide was facilitated by the ABA, in partnership with Horticulture Australia Limited (HAL) in 2006, funded through the almond R&D program. The recently updated Guide provides informationonalmondpests anddiseases that can be controlled and monitored by orchard managers. Importantly, the Guide will be treated as a living document undergoing constant revision to ensure the inclusion of accurate and up-to-date information. It is stressed that between reprints it is the responsibility of almond growers to access and implement the latest
information and recommendations by referring to the sources included in the Guide.
found website www.apvma.gov.au by selecting either Search PUBCRIS for registered chemicals or SEARCH for Permits on the top right hand menu. The ABA will also endeavour to keep you informed of any permit and registration changes. A hard copy of the Guide has been mailed to all almond growers. Electronic copies of the Guide are also available free of charge to almond growers via the log-in section of the ABA’s website www.australianalmonds.com.au. Both electronic and hard copies of the Guide are available for purchase by other industry members from the ABA office, or via the shopping section of the ABA website. at the APVMA