Vegetables Australia Summer 2019-20
The first mobile pest surveillance unit, known as a 'sentinel', was unveiled in September last year at the Hart Field Day in South Australia.
CaneCONNECTION Summer 2019
The national multi-agricultural industry surveillance initiative iMapPESTS is launching a trial of its airborne surveillance and diagnostics technologies in North Queensland in February 2020.
Spotlight on Cotton R&D Summer 2019-20
A national, multi-agricultural industry surveillance initiative, iMapPESTS, is developing novel airborne surveillance and diagnostics technologies to speed up detection and reporting of pests and diseases in cotton growing regions and beyond.
The national multi-agricultural industry initiative called iMapPESTS is launching a trial of its airborne surveillance and diagnostics technologies on 5 December at the Nuriootpa Research Station.
A national multi-agricultural industry initiative called iMapPESTS is developing novel airborne surveillance and diagnostics technologies to speed up detection and reporting of important pests and diseases within the region
FWPA's R&D Works Newsletter
Australia’s agriculture and horticulture industries have joined forces, developing a program to change the way airborne pests and diseases are detected.
CRDC's Spotlight Winter 2019
Australia’s agriculture and horticulture industries including cotton have joined forces to change the way airborne pests and diseases are detected.
Vegetables Australia Mar/Apr 2019
A national, cross-industry plant pest surveillance program is well underway, with a prototype of a mobile surveillance unit currently under construction to monitor and report the presence of airborne pests and diseases affecting major agricultural sectors across Australia.
Wine Australia R&D News 7 June 2019
A custom-designed, mobile plant pest surveillance unit – known as a ‘sentinel’ – is under construction to help better manage pests and disease pressures across Australia via the cloud...
A major cross-industry project is tackling damaging crop pests with a coordinated national approach involving surveillance, diagnostics, forecasting, and engagement...