News and Events

Catch up with fruit fly news and events
20
Feb

Hatching plans for pest control

In this article originally published in Cherry magazine Andrew Cooke writes that researchers are preparing for potential incursion into Australia of an insect that has...
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25
Jan

About the Oriental fruit fly

Oriental fruit fly (Bactrocera dorsalis) is an exotic pest with more than 300 hosts, including summerfruit, and wine and table grapes. In fact, most edible...
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20
Dec

Imported fly performs in mating trials

An imported fruit fly from the United Kingdom (UK) has shown great potential to biologically control the damaging horticultural pest Mediterranean fruit fly (Medfly), following...
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09
Jun

National Fruit Fly Council meeting

The National Fruit Fly Council met on 2 June 2016, bringing together representatives from industry, governments and research funders to continue work on developing the...
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13
Apr

Area wide management for Qfly

By Dr Penny Measham To help control one of horticulture’s biggest pests, Queensland fruit fly, a horticulture-wide research program is underway to advance sterile insect...
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24
Mar

Meanwhile, on the front line

  Queensland In Queensland, Dan Papacek of integrated pest management (IPM) business Bugs for Bugs said the risk of complacency was his main concern in...
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10
Mar

Backyard management guide for Qfly

  Riverina Fruit Fly Campaign Coordinator, Tammy Galvin, has produced a two page guide for backyard fruit and vegetable growers about how to manage Queensland...
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