Planting native vegetation for beneficial insects and improving farm integrated pest management through biodiversity.

Agribusiness, Yarra Valley and the Port Phillip & Westerport CMA are trialling native vegetation plots on farms to provide nectar and habitat for beneficial insects used for Integrated Pest Management (IPM).

Insectariums Case study August 2018

Native plant buffer zones support predatory bugs (Jeanette Severs, Good Fruit and Vegetables, 23 August 2018)

Strawberry Springs 31st July: E gunnaii