The autumn season of prescribed burns
will commence in mid to late March in the Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
region, depending on weather and fuel conditions.
The Department for Environment and
Water (DE... Read More...
CSIRO rootstock breeding efforts funded by Wine Australia are continuing to develop next generation rootstocks with durable resistance to phylloxera and root knot nematode. In the article below, key researcher... Read More...
A comprehensive review of Grapevine Pinot gris virus (GPGV), a virus first detected in
Australia in 2016, has just been completed and will improve Australia’s
Following the review, a number... Read More...
Meet Craig Elliott, the man tasked with ensuring that Australian horticulture
and viticulture industries are ready for Xylella
been appointed as Program Manager – Xylella, a role joint... Read More...
Soil, pests, diseases and weed seeds can be
picked up and spread on footwear and clothing, including hats and high viz
vests. But the movement of the people wearing this footwear and clothing is not
regulated ... Read More...
theme of setting expectations for how you want your vines to be respected by your
visitors flows on to the importance of having your visitors sign in prior to
accessing your vines.
your visitor ... Read More...
day we see hundreds of signs as we drive around the city and our regions. Signs
are there to guide the behavior that’s expected of us.
suggests that the more we see the same signs, the more ... Read More...
you familiar with the requirements for importing a tractor into South Australia
from an interstate Phylloxera Exclusion Zone? How about for importing
winegrapes from Tasmania into Victoria? Or importing ha... Read More...
As many of you are now aware, a Queensland Fruit Fly (Q-fly) outbreak was declared on 7 December 2018 in Loxton, SA following the detection of seven Q-flies in traps at a single property.
Vinehealth Australia ... Read More...
The fruit fly fight intensified this month when the SA Government announced a ‘zero tolerance’ approach at the Yamba Quarantine Station.
“As part of an emergency response to the fruit fly outbreak in Loxton, t... Read More...