Duck problem in rice crops (September 1989)

Davey, C Roberts, J


This IREC Farmers Newsletter article presents results of a short term study funded by CSIRO and Rice Research Committee assessing issues with ducks in rice. A survey was conducted with a 40% response rate. This article presents the results of the questionnaire. Following the questionnaire was an assessment of duck damage, observations of duck damage and possible control options. The article presents a list of options available for farmers as a result of the study.