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• Fruit Fly
• Citrus scale
• Aphids
• Caterpillars
• Locusts
• Grasshoppers
• Powdery mildew
• Take cuttings from frangipani trees. Fruit fly, mites.
• Germinate seeds from Tamarind and Poinciana trees.
• Rotate all vegetable crops and top up with manure and straw.
• Liquid fertilise all vegetables.
• Fertilise all fruit trees.
• Spray with ‘Natrasoap’ for mites.
• Spray soft fruit with ‘Naturalure’ for fruit fly.
• Let vegetable beds rest over December and January.
• Stake all trees in preparation for the wet season.
• Control weed growth in dormant beds and around trees.
• Check shadecloth is secure and tied firmly in shadehouses and
around fence lines.
• Apply a 10cm thick mulch to areas to protect against the
summer heat.
• Spray with ‘Eco Neem’ for grasshoppers, locusts and scale.
• Spray with ‘Success’ for caterpillars.
• Spray with ‘Pyrethrum’ for aphids.
• Remove all weeds in vegetable beds and around fruit trees.
PESTS
PESTS
TO DO
TO DO
PESTS
TO DO
• Citrus scale
• Aphids
• Caterpillars
• Mites
• Prune back shrubs that flowered during the dry and fertilise.
• Fertilise all fruit and bush tucker trees.
• Liquid fertilise all vegetable beds.
• Give extra water to all plants as it heats up.
• Top up mulch around fruit trees and bush tucker plants.
• Spread dolomite lime on the beds being used for peanut planting
next month.
• Spray with ‘Success’ for caterpillars.
• Spray with ‘Pyrethrum’ for aphids.
• Spray with ‘Natrasoap’ for mites.
FOR INLAND KIMBERLEY
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