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Update on SA's Fruit Fly Response - PIRSA

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The fruit fly outbreak in metro Adelaide in 2019 and the Riverland in 2020 continues to pose a significant threat to SA's horticulture industry.

With a significant effort from PIRSA, local consumers and horticulturalists, SA is working to eradicate the pest.

Nick Secomb, General Manager of the Fruit Fly Response program at PIRSA, joins Jennie Lenman to discuss.



Read more about SA's fruit fly response and see outbreak maps at fruitfly.sa.gov.au.

Public Domain photo of Mediterranean fruit fly by Scott Bauer, U.S. Department of Agriculture, WikiMedia

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