Wimmera cropper Graeme Maher trials liquid fungi on canola crop to combat slugs

Bryce Eishold
Updated September 14 2022 - 12:44pm, first published September 12 2022 - 4:00pm
Graeme Maher, Marlu Farms, Lubeck, says sections of his Wimmera crops have been destroyed by slugs this year. Picture by Jade Bate.
Graeme Maher, Marlu Farms, Lubeck, says sections of his Wimmera crops have been destroyed by slugs this year. Picture by Jade Bate.

Crop-destroying slugs have prompted a Wimmera family to trial a liquid fungi on their canola crop in the hope it will stop the pest's devastating destruction next season.

Bryce Eishold

Bryce Eishold

Senior Journalist

Bryce is a senior journalist with Australian Community Media's Stock & Land where he reports on all aspects of agriculture. Bryce is also the president of the Rural Press Club of Victoria. Email Bryce at bryce.eishold@stockandland.com.au.

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