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Orobanche minor


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.org
Created in
Kenya
,
February
2016
Orobanche minor
Recognize the problem
Family: Orobanchaceae (broomrape family).
Common names:
broom rape
, common broomrape, lesser broomrape.
Annual, herbaceous, succulent, parasitic plants that lack chlorophyll;
30-50
cm tall but
can exceed
100
cm (especially in Ethiopia); stems are un-branched, yellowish-brown,
often tinged with purple. A root...

plantwise.org

Parthenium: impacts and coping strategies in Central West Asia: evidence note, March 2019


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KNOWLEDGE FOR LIFE
Parthenium: Impacts and coping
strategies in C entral West Asia
Evidence Note (March 2019 )1
Acknowledgements
The authors gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the UK’s Department for
International Development (DFID ) and the Netherlands’ Directorate -General for International
Cooperation (DGIS) for CABI’s Action on Invasives Programme, as part of which this
Evidence Note was produced. The views expressed...

invasive-species.org

IN93100


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ENY-863
Common Weed Hosts of Insect-Transmitted Viruses of
Florida Vegetable Crops 1
Gaurav Goyal, Harsimran K. Gill, and Robert McSorley 2
1. This document is ENY-863, one of a series of the Department of Entomology and Nematology, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date April 2012.
Reviewed February 2018. Visit the EDIS website at http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu .
2. Gaurav Goyal, postdoctoral research associate; Harsimran K. Gill,...

edis.ifas.ufl.edu

05AGI2005


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A g r i c u l t u r a l I n n o v a t i o n s
S e l e c t i n g C a t t l e t o I m p r o v e G r a z i n g D i s t r i b u t i o n
P a t t e r n s , R a n g e l a n d H e a l t h a n d W a t e r Q u a l i t y
Introduction
L
ivestock grazing distribution is a critical concern for graz-
ing lands, especially on extensive and rugged pastures.
Rangeland health, riparian area condition, water quality, fish-
eries habitat,...

sare.org

GrowNote Faba Bean West 0 Introduction


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CROP OVERVIEW | PRODUCTS AND USES | MARKET | FABA BEAN RESEARCH
WESTERN
NOVEMBER 2017
SECTION A
INTRODUCTION
FABA BEANxiv INtRODUCtION
IntroduCtIon FABA BEANS
NOVEMBER 2017
Introduction
A.1 Crop overview
A.1.1 the role of pulses in farming systems
In WA, faba beans is a niche crop and production currently stands at around
6,000 tonnes (DAFWA). Vicia faba minor is grown under broadscale farming
conditions in WA.
In modern farming systems...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Lupin West 11 Markets


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OVERVIEW | EXPORT DESTINATIONS | DOMESTIC MARKETS | HUMAN
CONSUMPTION MARKETS | GRAIN SPECIFICATIONS | ON-FARM FACTORS
INFLUENCING LUPIN DELIVERIES AND MARKETING
WESTERN
JUNE 2018
SECTION 11
GRAIN MARKETS
LUPIN1 grain markets
Section 11 LUPIN
July 2018
grain markets
11.1 Overview
The bulk of Western Australia’s total annual production of narrow leafed lupin grain
is exported, predominantly for use as animal feed, to key markets in the...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Barley South 10 Plant Growth


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CANOPY MANAGEMENT | USE OF PLANT GROWTH REGULATORS
SOUTHERN
SEPTEMBER 2018
SECTION 10
PLANT GROWTH
REGULATORS AND
CANOPY MANAGEMENT
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SECTION 10 BArley - Plant growth regulators and canopy management
1
February 2016
Feedback Table of Contents
SECTION 10
Plant growth regulators and
canopy management
10.1 Canopy management
Canopy management is the manipulation of the green surface area...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Canola South 12 Harvest


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WINDROWING | DIRECT HEADING | COMPARISON OF WINDROWING AND
DIRECT HEADING | WET HARVEST ISSUES AND MANAGEMENT | RECEIVAL
STANDARDS
SOUTHERN
SEPTEMBER 2018
SECTION 12
HARVEST
CANOLASECTION 12 Canola - Harvest
1
December 2015
Feedback Table of Contents
SECTION 12
Harvest
Canola crops can be either windrowed (Figure 1) or direct-harvested. The method
chosen depends on the availability and cost of contract windrowing, the type of...

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GrowNote Lupin South 11 Markets


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OVERVIEW | EXPORT DESTINATIONS | DOMESTIC MARKETS | HUMAN
CONSUMPTION MARKETS | GRAIN SPECIFICATIONS
SOUTHERN
JUNE 2018
SECTION 11
GRAIN MARKETS
LUPIN1 grain markets
november 2017
Section 11 LUPIN
grain markets
11.1 overview
It is estimated lupin grain production in South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales
reached a total of about 210,300 tonnes in 2016.
This was made up of an estimated 89,000 t produced from an area of 69,500...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Lupin South 12 Feed Source


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OVERVIEW | GRAIN PROTEIN | FEED MIXES | GRAZING LUPIN CROP STUBBLES
SOUTHERN
JUNE 2018
SECTION 12
LUPIN AS A FEED SOURCE
LUPIN1 lupin as a feed source
november 2017
Section 12 LUPIN
lupin as a feed source
12.1 overview
Lupin grain and stubbles can be valuable sources of livestock feed.
The lupin grain is high in crude protein (at 28-34 percent), digestibl\
e protein (at 13-15
percent) and metabolisable energy (ME), with low starch levels....

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Wheat South 10 Plant growth


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WHAT IS CANOPY MANAGEMENT? | KEY CEREAL GROWTH STAGES FOR
DISEASE CONTROL AND CANOPY MANAGEMENT
SOUTHERN
SECTION 10
PLANT GROWTH
REGULATORS AND
CANOPY MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 2016
WHEATSECTION 10 Wheat - Plant growth regulators and canopy management
1
February 2016
Feedback table of Contents
SECTION 10
Plant growth regulators and
canopy management
10.1 What is canopy management?
Canopy management deals with the green surface area of the...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Barley North 10 Growth Regulators


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CANOPY MANAGEMENT | KEY STAGES FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND CANOPY
MANAGEMENT | USE OF PLANT GROWTH REGULATORS
NORTHERN
SEPTEMBER 2018
SECTION 10
PLANT GROWTH
REGULATORS AND
CANOPY MANAGEMENT
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Feedback Table of Contents
SECTION 10
Plant growth regulators and
canopy management
10.1 Canopy management
In the...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Canola North 12 Harvest


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WINDROWING | DIRECT HEADING | DESICCATION FOLLOWED BY DIRECT
HEADING | WET HARVEST ISSUES AND MANAGEMENT | RECEIVAL STANDARDS
NORTHERN
SEPTEMBER 2018
SECTION 12
HARVEST
CANOLA1 harVest
seCtioN 12 CANOLA
March 2017
harvest
Canola crops can be either windrowed (Figure 1) or direct-harvested. The method
chosen depends on the availability and cost of contract windrowing, the type of
harvesters available and the relative risk of adverse...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Durum North 10 Canopy management


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WHAT IS CANOPY MANAGEMENT? | KEY CEREAL GROWTH STAGES FOR DISEASE
CONTROL AND CANOPY MANAGEMENT | USE OF PLANT GROWTH REGULATORS
NOR THERN
OCTOBER 2016
SECTION 10
PLANT GROWTH
REGULATORS AND
CANOPY MANAGEMENT
DURUMSECTION 10 Durum - Plant growth regulators and canopy management
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Feedback table of contents
SECTION 10
Plant growth regulators and
canopy management
10.1 What is canopy management?
Much of the research on...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Soybean North 12 Harvest


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HARVESTING | PRE HARVEST CHECK LISTS | HARVEST TIMING |
DESICCANTS | HARVEST LOSSES | BIN SAMPLE QUALITY | HANDY HINTS
| WET HARVEST ISSUES AND MANAGEMENT | RECEIVAL STANDARDS |
HARVEST WEED SEED MANAGEMENT
NOR THERN
SECTION 12
HARVEST
MARCH 2016
SOYBEANA
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Feedback Table of Contents
SECTION 12
Harvest
12.1 Harvesting
Harvesting of...

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GrowNote Wheat North 10 Plant growth


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WHAT IS CANOPY MANAGEMENT? | KEY CEREAL GROWTH STAGES FOR
DISEASE CONTROL AND CANOPY MANAGEMENT | USE OF PLANT GROWTH
REGULATORS
NOR THERN
SECTION 10
PLANT GROWTH
REGULATORS AND
CANOPY MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 2016
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SECTION 10
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canopy management
10.1 What is canopy...

grdc.com.au

paropsisterna selmani


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Tasmanian Eucalyptus Beetle
Paropsisterna selmani
Background
In 2007 , an exotic leaf beetle was found damaging cultivated Eucalyptus species in County
Kerry, Republic of Ireland. The same beetle had been previously found damaging
Eucalyptus plantati ons in Tasmania, Australia, and i n 2012 a single adult was
photographed in a garden in London. The beetle was tentatively identified as
Paropsisterna gloriosa (Blackburn) (Coleoptera:...

planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk

paysandisia archon palm borer factsheet


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Palm borer
Paysandisia archon
Figure 1. Adult Paysandisia archon © J.C. Streito, LNPV -Entomologie, Montpellier (FR)
Background
In August 2002, a large adult moth was o bserved in a private garden in W est Sussex.
Martin Honey (Natural History Museum, London) confirmed its identification as the South
American palm borer Paysandisia archon Burmeister (Lepidoptera: Castniidae). This was
the first discovery of this non -indigenous pest...

planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk

spodoptera2


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Spodoptera species
Why the concern?
Several moths of the genus Spodoptera are
recognised as quarantine pests in UK and EU
legislation. These include Spodoptera littoralis
(the Mediterranean climbing cutworm) which
is present in Mediterranean Europe and Africa.
Others, which do not occur anywhere in the
EU, include S. litura (from Asia) and
S. frugiperda and S. eridania (from the
Americas). Of these Spodoptera species,
S. littoralis, is the one...

planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk

Liriomyza Factsheet2


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Liriomyza species – leaf min ing flies
Background
The fly genus Liriomyza (Diptera: Agromyzidae) consists of hundreds of species, most of
which are leaf miners; their larvae tunnel within leaf tissue forming damaging and
disfiguring mines. The majority of species are either host -specific or are restricted to a
small group of plants that are related to each other. However, a few species are h ighly
polyphagous, able to feed on many...

planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk

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