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Vessel directed to leave Australian territory

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has confirmed a ship destined for New Zealand was found carrying brown marmorated stink bugs when it arrived…

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BMSB infestation detected in cargo from China and South Korea

THE brown marmorated stink bug is at the gates, with “a large number” of live insects detected on cargo coming in to the country recently,…

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Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Measures Update

The emergency measures for the 2018/2019 stink bug season are constantly changing. For the latest update from the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources we…

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Preparation for the 2018-2019 Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) risk season

It seems like just a short while ago that the 2017-2018 Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Season closed (it was the 30th April after all!).  It…

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So you think you’ve found a BMSB

So you think you’ve found a Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB), what now? In the last few months, importers from Italy have been on high…

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Shipments from Italy

The department has found significant numbers of Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) on arrival in Australia in various types of goods arriving from Italy. The…

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Brown Marmorated Stink Bug 2017-2018 Update

There has been an extension of treatment window for some break bulk cargo ex Italy. As with past seasons, the Department of Agriculture and Water…

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