Current blowfly control practices in Victoria

De Cat, Sandra (2006) Current blowfly control practices in Victoria. Mackinnon Newletter, March 2006. pp. 1-2.

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[Extract] The planned phase-out of mulesing by 2010 has forced the development of alternative methods to control blowfly strike. At the Mackinnon Project we have taken on the challenge to optimize control strategies for blowfly strike. In order to do this, we firstly need to understand how producers manage flystrike nowadays. The last major survey on blowfly strike in south-eastern Australia was done in 1982, so there was a need to determine the current blowfly control practices in this region.

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Date Deposited: 26 Aug 2013 23:36
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