Searched for: New_Zealand

28 submissions found.

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3/8/2021 2:53:00 PM -

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9300102/pukekohe-target-potato-tuber-moth/?edition=5

Two Pukekawa trials are showing some early promise for potato growers when it comes to greater control of the potato tuber moth, Phthorimaea …

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2/20/2021 5:26:08 PM -

BBC News https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-56095222

New Zealand has some of the highest numbers of wasps in the world, and is now taking action to tackle them by introducing two insects from Europe.

The hover fly and wasp-nest beetle were given the …

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2/17/2020 1:23:57 PM -

Stuff.nz.co https://www.stuff.co.nz/business/farming/119535159/nz-on-high-alert-for-stink-bug-invasion

Possibly the greatest biosecurity risk we face, experts are working with Italian colleagues to develop new methods of controlling the bug, after …
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2/4/2020 9:23:00 AM -

Scoop.co.nz https://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/SC2002/S00005/myrtle-rust-is-having-sex-what-it-means-for-new-zealand.htm

Landcare Research Myrtle rust is an invasive fungus that infects iconic native New Zealand trees in the Myrtaceae family, such as …

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10/3/2019 8:27:41 AM -

One of the PestNet Community's moderators tackles the Oryctes rhinoceros beetle. 

RNZ https://www.rnz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/400002/nz-declares-war-on-coconut-rhinoceros-beetle-in-the-pacific

Additional funding from the New Zealand …

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9/22/2019 9:49:00 AM -

ScoopBusiness http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/BU1909/S00504/symposium-focused-on-combating-myrtle-rust.htm

Press Release: Ministry For Primary Industries The recent Myrtle Rust Science Symposium discussed solutions to battle the invasive rust …
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9/15/2019 5:00:06 PM -

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9143040/fight-to-keep-potato-disease-out-of-nz-is-lost/

Biosecurity NZ, Potatoes NZ ceased joint response to Potato mop-top virus

According to an article on ruralnewsgroup.co.nz, the fight to wipe out …

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9/7/2019 11:14:15 AM -

Scoop.co.nz http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/BU1909/S00159/stink-bug-high-risk-season-starts-again.htm

Press Release: New Zealand Winegrowers

People are being encouraged to keep an eye out for the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) now that the high- …

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8/14/2019 9:04:00 AM -

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9132614/nz-biosecurity-to-step-up-fruit-fly-response/

As the end of winter closes in, Biosecurity New Zealand’s fruit fly response in the Northcote area is about to step up again, with the focus on …

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7/22/2019 7:02:31 AM -

Stuff.co.nz https://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/114370584/queensland-fruit-fly-tenth-fly-found-in-northcote-biosecurity-restrictions-remain

Biosecurity New Zealand say it won't take its "foot off the pedal" in the fight against the Queensland …

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