Nursery Production Technical Information Library

Biosecurity

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Are you aware of your shared biosecurity responsibility?  4.00 KB 3 downloads

In last month’s newsletter we provided members with an overview of the new Queensland...
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Pocket Diagnostics 4.00 KB 8 downloads

Portable in-field plant disease diagnostic test kits - accurate, rapid and cost effective http://www.arborcarbon.com.au/index.html#home ...
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Pest ID Tool Nursery Paper 2009 622.24 KB 14 downloads

The project was jointly funded by NGIQ and Horticulture Australia Ltd (HAL) and released...
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Nursery Paper - Nursery Production Pest Monitoring, Inspection and Surveillance Methodology (Version July 2015 Issue no.6) 7.93 MB 20 downloads

In 2013 NGIA commissioned a project to investigate statistically valid systems and...
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Managing weeds in production nurseries 4.00 KB 24 downloads

Weeds or pest plants can have serious economic, environmental and social impacts....
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1. AN INDEX OF PESTS, DISEASES AND WEEDS TECHNICAL ITEMS 365.21 KB 26 downloads

Provides an index of pest, diseases and weeds technical items. ...
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Gypsy Moth Contingency Plan 2010 2.20 MB 3 downloads

This contingency plan provides background information on the pest biology and available...
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Water Hyacinth 2011 507.48 KB 4 downloads

Water hyacinth, Eichhornia crassipes is a declared Class 2 plant under the Land Protection...
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Two Spot Mite Factsheet 2013 355.82 KB 11 downloads

Managing two-spotted mite in production nurseries. ...
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Tree ferns (Cyathea spp.): reproductive versus fungal spores 1.05 MB 4 downloads

This fact sheet compares the reproductive spores of the plant with the fungal spores...

Case Studies

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Managing Water Storage Water Quality Case Study 4.00 KB 14 downloads

A biological water clarifier was added to a nursery water storage containing increasing...
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Port Wt Base Shed Tool Case Study 2013 4.78 MB 2 downloads

The Portable Weight Based Scheduling Tool has been developed to assist growers...
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Model For Best Practice Case Study 2010 4.57 MB 11 downloads

Wallum Nurseries: A Model For Best Practice. ...
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Irrigation Upgrade Case Study 2012 4.00 KB 10 downloads

Carbrook Nursery: Irrigation Upgrade ...
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Irrigation System Upgrade Case Study 2009 5.51 MB 5 downloads

Logans Nursery: Irrigation System Upgrade. ...
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Irrigation Scheduling Case Study 2011 1.60 MB 6 downloads

Birdwood Nursery: Water Use Efficiency ...
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Ground Water Storage Case Study 2013 3.85 MB 7 downloads

Tingalpa Wholesale Nursery - Water Use Efficiency ...
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Bottom Up Irrigation Case Study 2012 2.42 MB 7 downloads

Heatons Nursery: Using bottom-up irrigation & coir fibre growing media ...
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Award Plants: Building to Best Management Practice 3.63 MB 10 downloads

This case study looks at Award Plants, a fast-growing production nursery located...

Emergency & Disaster Planning

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NGIQ Series Part 9. Recommended good practice 873.47 KB 3 downloads

This booklet summarises the findings from the report Improving the Performance of...
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NGIQ Series Part 8. Emergency contacts 158.69 KB 6 downloads

This fact sheet provides some emergency contact phone numbers as a useful reference...
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NGIQ Series Part 7. After the disaster checklist 194.64 KB 5 downloads

This is a checklist which can be used by a nursery business to record and assess...
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NGIQ Series Part 6. After the cyclone 381.93 KB 5 downloads

After a cyclone or other severe weather event, there will be some activities to take...
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NGIQ Series Part 5. During the cyclone 199.03 KB 2 downloads

This fact sheet lists some important considerations for when a cyclone is imminent...
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