Pest and Beneficial Identification Services

You can have a go at identifying insects in your crops yourself. There is a range of resources to help:

Insect identification aids

If you are still unsure of the creature you have a range of organisations provide free and paid insect identification services. Some are listed here:

CESAR Consultants. Advice and diagnostics for South-eastern Australia.

The SARDI Entomology Unit (South Australia and Western Victoria) provides free insect diagnostic services for PestFacts subscribers

The Sweep Net. Northern NSW pest indentification service.

The Department of Agriculture and Food WA (DAFWA) provides free insect diagnostic services for PestFax subscribers and the WA grains industry.

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