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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

Citrus longhorn beetle, Anoplophora chinensis


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Citrus longhorn beetle
Anoplophora chinensis
Background
The citrus longhorn beetle, Anoplophora chinensis (Forster), is a non-native pest that is
extremely damaging to a wide range of broadleaved trees and shrubs. It is a quarantine
pest for the European Union. The natural range of the beetle includes China, Japan and
other countries in South East Asia. The main pathway of introduction of this pest into
Europe has been with ornamental...

planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk

Building Soils For Better Crops


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Building SoilS
FoR
BetteR CRopS
SuStainable Soil ManageM ent
third EditiON
“…it is our work with living soil that provides sustainable alternatives to the triple crises of climate, energy,
and food. No matter how many songs on your iPod, cars in your garage, or books on your shelf, it is plants’
ability to capture solar energy that is at the root of it all. Without fertile soil, what is life?”
—Vandana ShiV a, 2008
Practical information for...

sare.org

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 Triticale West 08 Nematodes


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ROOT-LESION NEMATODE (RLN) | CEREAL CYST NEMATODE | NEMATODES
AND CROWN ROT
WESTERN
SECTION 8
NEMATODE MANAGEMENT
TRITICALE
MAY 20181 neMatoDe ManaGeMent
seCtIon 8 TRITICALE
May 2018
nematode management
Key messages
• Triticale is highly resistant to P. neglectus, 1 and resistant to P. thornei. 2
• Triticale is thought to be resistant to Cereal cyst nematode (CCN) 3 likely owing to
its parent crop, cereal rye. 4
• Triticale can...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Peas South 12 Storage


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KEY POINTS | STORING PULSES | CONDITION OF THE SEED AT HARVEST
| HANDLING FIELD PEA | GRAIN CLEANING | ON-FARM STORAGE | GRAIN
QUALITY IN STORAGE | MOISTURE CONTENT AND TEMPERATURE | COOLING
AND DRYING PULSES | PREVENTING MOISTURE MIGRATION | GRAIN BAGS
FOR PULSE STORAGE | GRAIN STORAGE: GET THE ECONOMICS RIGHT | INSECT
PESTS IN STORAGE | FARM AND GRAIN HYGIENE | FUMIGATION IN SEALED
SILOS | ALTERNATIVE FUMIGANTS FOR...

grdc.com.au

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 Triticale North 08 Nematodes


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ROOT-LESION NEMATODES | CEREAL CYST NEMATODE | NEMATODES AND
CROWN ROT
NOR THERN
SECTION 8
NEMATODE MANAGEMENT
MARCH 2018
TRITICALE1 neMatoDe ManaGeMent
seCtIon 8 TRITICALE
March 2018
nematode management
Key messages
• Some varieties of triticale can reduce soil nematodes such as Pratylenchus
neglectus and P. thornei (root-lesion nematodes) and Heterodera avenae (cereal
cyst nematode).
1
• Some varieties of Triticale have some...

grdc.com.au

csldiab


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What is it and
where is it found?
The Western corn rootworm,
Diabrotica virgifera virgiferais a
serious pest of maize (Zea mays).
It originated in North America but
was first discovered in Europe in
1992 in a small maize field near
Surcin airport, near Belgrade
(former Yugoslavia). It has spread
outward from the site of its first
introduction. Outbreaks have
been confirmed in countries such
as Italy, France, Belgium, the
Netherlands and the...

planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk

boxTreeCaterpillar2011


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Figure 1. Late instar Cydalima perspectalislarva on a box plant leaf. It
grows to a maximum length of 4 cm.
© Picture by W. Schön from www.schmetterling-raupe.de
Box tree caterpillar
Cydalima perspectalis
Background
The box tree caterpillar, Cydalima perspectalis(Walker, 1859) (Lepidoptera,
Crambidae), has been found in England. This Plant Pest Factsheet provides
information about identification and control.
Cydalima perspectalishas been placed...

planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk

brownrot


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Brown Rot of Potato
Why the concern?
This is a quarantine disease of potato that is listed in the EC Plant Health Directive and is notifiable
in the UK. Yield losses are mostly caused by tuber rotting and, in many warmer areas of the world,
it is one of the main limiting factors in potato production. The effect on our seed-potato industry
could be substantial, especially for exports, if the disease became established in the UK. Once
established...

planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk

phytophthoraLateralis


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Figure 1. Single infected mature Lawson’s cypress tree
Photo courtesy of Forestry Commission (ref 2014314)
What is it and where is it found?
Phytophthora lateralis is a fungus-like plant pathogen which causes an often fatal
disease of trees, mainly in the genus Chamaecyparis. Lawson’s cypress
(C. lawsoniana) is the primary host.
P. lateralisis commonly found on C. lawsonianain forests in the native range of this
tree species in southern Oregon...

planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk

pnrosescultural


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P EST N OTES Publication 7465
University of California
Agriculture and Natural Resources
July 2008
R OSES IN THE G ARDEN AND L ANDSCAPE :
C
ULTURAL P RACTICES & W EED C ONTROL
Integrated Pest Management for Home Gardeners and Landscape Professionals
Roses in the landscape grow within a
system that includes other plants, envi-
r
onmental conditions, pests, and other
organisms. Through careful selection
of plant varieties and...

ipm.ucanr.edu

Dendroctonus micans high


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1
Screening Aid
This CAPS (Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey) screening aid produced for and distributed by\
:
USDA-APHIS-PPQ National Identification Services (NIS)
This and other identification resources are available at: http://caps.ceris.purdue.edu/taxonomic_services
Joseph Benzel
1) Identification Technology Program (ITP) / Colorado State University, USDA-APHIS-PPQ-Science & Technology (S&T), 2301 Research
Boulevard, Suite 108,...

idtools.org

Dendroctonus micans LoRes


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1
Screening Aid
This CAPS (Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey) screening aid produced for and distributed by\
:USDA-APHIS-PPQ National Identification Services (NIS)
This and other identification resources are available at: http://caps.ceris.purdue.edu/taxonomic_services
Joseph Benzel
1) Identification Technology Program (ITP) / Colorado State University, USDA-APHIS-PPQ-Science & Technology (S&T), 2301 Research
Boulevard, Suite 108,...

idtools.org

Orthotomicus erosus high


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1
Screening Aid
This CAPS (Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey) screening aid produced for and distributed by\
:
USDA-APHIS-PPQ National Identification Services (NIS)
This and other identification resources are available at: http://caps.ceris.purdue.edu/taxonomic_services
Joseph Benzel
1) Identification Technology Program (ITP) / Colorado State University, USDA-APHIS-PPQ-Science & Technology (S&T), 2301 Research
Boulevard, Suite 108,...

idtools.org

Orthotomicus erosus LoRes


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1
Screening Aid
This CAPS (Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey) screening aid produced for and distributed by\
:USDA-APHIS-PPQ National Identification Services (NIS)
This and other identification resources are available at: http://caps.ceris.purdue.edu/taxonomic_services
Joseph Benzel
1) Identification Technology Program (ITP) / Colorado State University, USDA-APHIS-PPQ-Science & Technology (S&T), 2301 Research
Boulevard, Suite 108,...

idtools.org

Tomicus spp high


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1
Screening Aid
This CAPS (Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey) screening aid produced for and distributed by\
:
USDA-APHIS-PPQ National Identification Services (NIS)
This and other identification resources are available at: http://caps.ceris.purdue.edu/taxonomic_services
Joseph Benzel
1) Identification Technology Program (ITP) / Colorado State University, USDA-APHIS-PPQ-Science & Technology (S&T), 2301 Research
Boulevard, Suite 108,...

idtools.org

Tomicus spp LoRes


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1
Screening Aid
This CAPS (Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey) screening aid produced for and distributed by\
:USDA-APHIS-PPQ National Identification Services (NIS)
This and other identification resources are available at: http://caps.ceris.purdue.edu/taxonomic_services
Joseph Benzel
1) Identification Technology Program (ITP) / Colorado State University, USDA-APHIS-PPQ-Science & Technology (S&T), 2301 Research
Boulevard, Suite 108,...

idtools.org

Post Harvest Compendium Groundnut


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GROUNDNUT
Post-harvest Operations
- Post-harvest CompendiumGROUNDNUT: Post -harvest Operations
Organization: National Research Centre for Groundnut (ICAR ) ( www.icar.org.in )
Authors: P.C. Nautiyal, Ph.D. (nautiyal@nrcg.guj.nic.in or pnaut@ad1.vs nl.nic.in )
Edited by AGSI/FAO: Danilo Mejia, PhD (Technical), Beverly Lewis (Language & Style),
Last reviewed: 07/06/2002
Contents
Preface...

fao.org

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