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    Attack early: Managing grain storage pests starts before grain enters the storage with grain hygiene and structural treatments.

    Northern & Southern Regions Grain Storage Pest Control Guide

    The tolerance for live pests in grain sold off farm is nil. With growers increasing the amount of grain stored on farm, an integrated approach to pest control is crucial. KEY POINTS Effective grain hygiene and aeration cooling can overcome 75 per cent of pest problems. When fumigation is needed it must be carried out […]

    Saw toothed grain beetle, oryzaephilus surinamunis, Managing on farm grain storage, CD

    Managing on-farm grain storage – effective practices for the delivery of quality assured products, ISBN 1 86487 035 4 Principal Author – David J Webley PhD, Quality Wheat CRC Ltd Executive Editor – Clare Johnson, Quality Wheat CRC Ltd Project Management – Tony McKenzie, The University of Sydney Orange Campus © 1999 Quality Wheat CRC […]