Primefact: Armyworms in rice (August 2013)

Stevens, M Fowler, J


This NSW DPI fact sheet gives information in regard to Armyworm in rice. Seasons 2011/12 and 2012/13 saw significant impact of armyworm on rice with estimates of 60% of crops in Murray Valley requiring spraying treatment. This fact sheet covers in information on the biology and management of armyworm in rice.  It also gives guidelines for crop monitoring and contact details for further information.