Control of mealybugs is notoriously difficult because their waxy secretions reduce penetration by insecticides. In apples and pears, mealybugs also hide in the calyx end … Read More
earwigs, mealy bug, Mealybug
Are you prepared for mealybug this season? Has your control strategy been working, or are there important gaps to address? When planning your next steps … Read More
mealy bug, Mealybug
Pozieres, near Stanthorpe Qld
What are the main IPDM issues being focussed on?
Main issues are mites, mealybugs, and QFF.
Codling moth and black spot are … Read More
case study orchard, Mealybug, mites, Queensland
Case Study Orchards, QLD
David Williams (Principal Research Scientist, Agriculture Victoria) discusses identification, monitoring and control of Mealybugs, including how to identify the difference between Mealybugs and their natural … Read More
Mealybug, Mealybug ladybird, Mealybug predators, monitoring