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Russian wheat aphid - how to recognise itRussian wheat aphid

Russian wheat aphid has been found in South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales (August 2016). We’ve made a special fact sheet so you will be able to recognise it if you see it.

Fact sheet: Russian wheat aphid – How to recognise it

A Russian Wheat Aphid National Technical Group has been set up by Plant Health Australia (PHA) to help manage the pest.

Advice from the National Technical Group about Russian wheat aphid management

Russian wheat aphid FITE strategy fact sheet


The following fact sheets were produced for grain growers, funded by Grain Producers Australia.

Common name
Fact sheet
Barley stripe rust FS
Branched broomrape FS
Cabbage seedpod weevil FS
Chinch bug FS
Corn rootworms FS
Downy mildew of sorghum FS
Field pea and Lentil rust FS
Fusarium wilt of chickpea FS
Hessian fly and Barley stem gall midge FS
Karnal bunt FS
Khapra beetle FS
Lentil anthracnose FS
Lupin rust FS
Mungbean yellow mosaic virus FS
Russian wheat aphid FS
Sorghum greenbug FS
Soybean cyst nematode FS
Stem nematode FS
Stem rust of wheat (pathotype Ug99) FS
Stewart’s wilt of maize FS
Sudden death syndrome of soybean FS
Sunflower moth FS
Sunflower stem weevil FS
Sunn pest FS
Witchweed FS

 


Contacts

For more information about the Grains Farm Biosecurity Program, contact Plant Health Australia on 02 6215 7700, or email biosecurity@phau.com.au

State
Grains Biosecurity Officer
Phone
NSW Rachel Taylor-Hukins 0409 945 069
Qld Kym McIntyre 0429 727 690
SA Judy Bellati 0412 218 228
Vic Jim Moran 0418 377 930
WA Jeff Russell 0447 851 801