Research Site/Demonstration Number: SA04WB-06
Grower Collaborator: Littabella Pines
Location 1: South Littabella Road, Yandaran
Start date: July 2020
To evaluate and screen new nematicides, herbicides and miticides both pre-plant and post-plant targeting pest efficacy and impact on crop health.
- To evaluate and screen new nematicides, herbicides and miticides in plant and ratoon crops
- To evaluate and establish the best practices for Abamectin in management of Redmite.
- To undertake a cost analysis of the different pest management products.
- To monitor impacts of crop health in plant and ratoon crops.
The trial has four different research sites:
Site 1 – Nematicides
Site 2 – Herbicides
Site 3 – Miticides
Site 4 – Abamectin evaluation
All new products will be compared to industry standard practices and products.
The vast range of products are currently being investigated for inclusion in the trials.
ASSESSMENT / EVALUATION METHOD AND DELIVERY SCHEDULE
Grower identified and sites selected.