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Avocados have an unusual flowering behaviour that is affected by temperature, particularly cold conditions which can impact on the level of fruit set.
This web page describes the most common insect pests of citrus trees occurring in home gardens in Western Australia and their control using natural or low toxic chemical controls.
Pruning is a cultural practice involving the removal of tree branches and limbs.
Aphids, mealybugs and scales are the most common sap sucking insects in the garden.
Some pig owners may not be aware that feeding meat and meat products to pigs is illegal in Australia because it could introduce devastating diseases to pigs and other livestock.
Clothes moths, carpet beetles and silverﬁsh can be destructive household pests. This information will help you recognise what they look like and understand their habits and where they live.
There are many hundreds of species of spiders in Australia which play a beneficial role in our environment by eating insect pests.
Pregnancy toxaemia and hypocalcaemia affect lambing ewe flocks and have similar signs but different causes.
European wasps are declared pests in Western Australia and must be reported. Learn about European wasp distinguishing features and behaviours.
Irrigating with water of higher salinity than a crop can tolerate results in yield loss and decreased quality.