Controlling fruit fly

Fruit fly affected pear

Fruit flies are recognised as being particularly damaging insects that affect a wide range of commercial and backyard fruit and vegetables. While these pests can be challenging to control, a successful strategy doesn’t need to be complicated, it just takes a committed approach throughout the year.

Read more about the challenge of managing fruit flies



Susbin fruit fly trap

The approach you take to managing fruit flies will depend on your situation. The size of property you own, the proximity to other properties, the mix of fruit fly hosts in the area, and the climate in your specific location can all play a part. The following guides are provided to help you understand how to develop and implement an effective fruit fly management strategy.

Fruit Fly Control for Gardeners


Fruit Fly Control for Producers



Roadside quarantine amnesty bin

However, fruit fly control isn’t just a problem for home gardeners and commercial producers. Fruit flies can be carried in fresh produce or breed up on an unmanaged or unwanted fruit tree. Therefore all local residents, importers, retailers, and the travelling public have a role to play.

Fruit Fly Control for Importers


Advice for the Travelling Public


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