Stored Grain Pests Identification - The Back Pocket Guide
Published: 14 Sep 2020
This identification guide provides a snapshot of common pests found in stored grain in Australia.
The tolerance for live storage pests in grain sold off-farm either for the domestic, human-consumption market or for the export market is nil.
With more grain being stored onfarm growers need to identify pests early and monitor – at the very least – monthly.
Regular inspection by sieving grain from the top and bottom of silos will provide an early warning of insects present.
This GRDC identification guide provides a snapshot of common pests found in stored grain in Australia.
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