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Controlling plague locusts in dairying areas


The use of insecticides in dairying areas can have significant consequences for production if not used properly.

This Primefact includes information on:

  • checking the insecticide information;
  • managing the milking herd accordingly;
  • planning ahead for feeding of your stock;
  • personal protective equipment and Work Health and Safety requirements.


Primefact 517 Fourth Edition

Published: May 2015