Presentations and webinars

This page provides video or slide show resources related to webinars and other presentations by DAF Entomology staff.

 Fall armyworm update (with a focus on winter fodder and grain crops)

Presentation by Melina Miles in April 2024. View a recording of the webinar (top) or see the slideshow as rolling images (underneath).

GRDC Grains Research Update – FAW management considerations and risk assessment – 23 February 2024

Topics covered include Agronomist experience with FAW this season (Ross Pomroy, Nutrien Ag Solutions, Dalby); The relationship between canopy damage and yield. Insights from current threshold trials with maize and sorghum (Joe Eyre, University of Qld, QAAFI); and Key management considerations and risk assessment for FAW (Melina Miles, Qld Department of Agriculture and Fisheries)

NSW DPI & QDAF autumn insect webinar – 4 May 2023

Zorica Duric (NSW DPI) and Melina Miles and Tonia Grundy (DAF) provide an update on key summer pests and prospects for the upcoming season on aphids, establishment pests, and other things to be aware of. Recorded May 2023 (59 minutes). Links to further information are provided in the video’s description on the NSW DPI’s YouTube channel (at

Pest prospects for spring – 8 September 2022

Online update presented by Melina Miles, Hugh Brier and Adam Quade (DAF) and Zorica Duric (NSW DPI) on potential pest issues this year following the recent wetter seasons in many areas. (46 mins)

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