Orchard plant protection guide for deciduous fruits in NSW

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Released/reviewed: September 2015

This 25th Edition of the Orchard plant protection guide for deciduous fruits in NSW is the latest in a series of similar publications which have served industry for over 55 years. It provides up-to-date information on all aspects of protecting your orchard from pests and diseases.

Feature article

"Mitigating food safety risks in temperate fruit industries". The article features information on important food safety risks in temperate fruit production and provides a number of suggested ways to mitigate the risks of contamination. 

New information

  • APVMA suspensions and cancellations
  • APVMA permits relevant to deciduous fruits
  • Queensland fruit fly – registered and permitted chemicals for use in NSW deciduous fruits

Feedback please

The authors of this guide want to make sure that the information we're providing is what you need to make your business grow. We would like to receive any feedback that you care to offer – good, bad or indifferent. This will help us to make future editions even more useful. Please contact me with your suggestions by mail, phone, fax or email.

Kevin Dodds, Development Officer – Temperate Fruits,
NSW Department of Primary Industries
PO Box 3, Tumut NSW 2720.
Telephone (02) 6941 1405,
Fax (02) 6947 4149,
Mobile 0427 918 315 or
Email kevin.dodds@dpi.nsw.gov.au