Biosecurity Threat Managed Successfully by Community Effort. Yarra Valley Fruit Fly Over the Fence.

Farm Learning with Tim Thompson | 5 June 2020 | Back to All Videos
Fruit Fly posed a major biosecurity threat to the Yarra Valley when it was discovered several years ago. Thanks to the quick action of a local grower and a team of local experts, a program of trapping and IPM control was put into place and subsequently the threat was managed. This great news story about how a community of growers acting with support from industry, government and each other saved local growers from massive potential losses due to this unique pest. Join me as we speak to some of the people playing crucial roles in the successful control of this pest.
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