This Easter, gardeners around Melbourne are setting traps in their veggie patches and citrus trees to help Agriculture Victoria researchers search for exotic psyllids. Recently we … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, Citrus Australia, pests, surveillance
Protect your patch, What bug is that?
The Good, The Bad and the Bug-ly, a Podcast series by the Urban Plant Health Network
Episode 2: Growing Healthy Citrus Trees in Melbourne with Jeff … Read More
citrus, Citrus Australia, diseases, pests, plant health, podcasts
The Good, The Bad, and the Bug-ly
Citrus trees in backyards and orchards in the USA are being killed by a small bug called the Asian Citrus Psyllid (ACP). We want to … Read More
bad bugs, citrus, Citrus Australia, diseases, exotic, pests
Citrus gall wasp (Bruchophagus fellis) affects all types of citrus across Australia. The wasp produces lumpy, woody galls around their larvae on branches. The galls … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, bad bugs, citrus, Citrus Australia, diseases, garden
What bug is that?, What plant disease is that?