Agrochemical Updates, eBulletin

Downy Mildew – the essential Questions and Answers

A list of commonly asked questions and answers pertaining to the control of downy mildew has been compiled by Dr Peter Magarey (Magarey Plant Pathology), funded by the GWRDC. It is essential reading to ensure correct and decisive action can be taken in a very high pressure season.

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Growers are also directed to the AWRI’s Downy Mildew Updates sent out on 11 November (click here) and 2 December (click here).

The AWRI also conducts Research to Practice workshops on pest and disease management and regional associations are encouraged to contact us to arrange for the workshops to be held in your area. The training is customised to meet regional needs and Farm Ready subsidised.

For further information, please contact Marcel Essling, Viticulturist, at or (08) 8313 6600.