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Pests and diseases of banana crops

Identifying pests and diseases early can help you to better control and manage them. Pests and diseases that affect the banana industry are listed below.



Serious quarantine pests and diseases

These diseases are present in Australia and pose a significant threat to Queensland's banana industry. To prevent the introduction and spread of these diseases, to and within Queensland's banana production area, movement restrictions apply to banana plants, and banana pest carriers.

Serious exotic pests and diseases

These diseases are not present in Australia. They pose a significant threat to Queensland’s banana industry.

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