Current Issue

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CURRENT ISSUE:

April/May 2022

Released May 2, 2022

Inside this Issue:

News

  • Mango shoot looper detected in Northern Territory
  • Shot-hole borer poses serious threat to trees
  • Macadamia farm goes carbon positive
  • Trialling almond orchard recycling
  • Indian trade deal helps Aust growers
  • CSU Biosecurity Training Centre partnership

Featured Crop - Avocados

  • PTQ gives ‘window’ into crop yield potential
  • Ongoing efforts to improve exports
  • New tissue cultured avocado rootstocks
  • Costa Group uses UNE’s yield forecasting tools

Featured Crop - Citrus

  • Growing high density citrus for higher profit
  • HLB tolerant rootstocks arrive at DPI Dareton
  • New tools for chilling injury damage in citrus
  • Monitoring and managing Citrus Gall Wasp
  • Eye in the sky pinpoints citrus irrigation issues

Fruit Fly

  • Orchard hygiene a must to break Qfly lifecycle

Bees & Pollination

  • Native bee pollination important in tree crops
  • Breeding flies to lift pollination rates

Know Your Pest

  • Thrips; small pest, big impact

Tree Crop Insights

  • Nutrients in deciduous fruit trees over autumn
  • Orchard factors to lift fruit quality and yield
  • Multispecies cover crops in subtropical orchards

Products & Services News

  • Improve fruit quality & yield with Pollinus
  • Lighter, faster Electrocoup electric shears
  • Focus on target to lift yields

INSIGHTS: Spraying Equipment & Application

  • Croplands marks 50 years with new products
  • GreenTech Spray System the best for tall trees
  • ABCspray: productivity at your fingertips!
  • Micron the smart choice for your spraying needs
  • Farmers a 'fan' of next gen spray technology

INSIGHTS: Marketing & Export

  • Major competitors key to export opportunities
  • Effects of treatments on export lemon quality
  • Freshcare Certification 4.2: The future of produce