A Qld citrus grower who endured a citrus canker outbreak in 2004 is calling for the disease to be stopped in the NT.
A new insecticide for use in controlling aphids and silverleaf whitefly will be released by BASF in June.
Two million sterile fruit flies have been released across Adelaide following an outbreak earlier this year.
With 20 years experience in exporting horticulture to Asia, Noel Shield reckons Aussie producers need to target consumers more precisely.
Consumers have been urged to throw out any previously purchased rockmelon after a listeria outbreak has left two people in NSW dead.