Weather slows Russian wheat aphid

Updated July 15 2016 - 10:36am, first published 10:27am
GRDC Grower Services southern manager Craig Ruchs (second from left), at a Russian wheat aphid information session at Roseworthy with SARDI entomologists Michael Nash, Greg Baker and Latif Salehi.
GRDC Grower Services southern manager Craig Ruchs (second from left), at a Russian wheat aphid information session at Roseworthy with SARDI entomologists Michael Nash, Greg Baker and Latif Salehi.

GRAINGROWERS are being encouraged to hold off spraying crops infested with Russian wheat aphid unless aphid populations and crop damage warrant such action.

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