Ti Tree residents to help eradicate fruit fly

A program to eradicate Queensland fruit fly from the Ti Tree area is currently underway.

Ti Tree residents have been asked to help with the eradication effort by disposing of fruit and vegetables.

Ti Tree is a declared fruit fly free area. It is vital the area remains fruit fly free as continued access to interstate markets for locally produced horticulture is valued at more than $5 million per year.

By helping with the eradication effort, local residents are helping to protect local horticulture.

Read more about the fruit fly eradication.

Bactrocera tryoni complex
Bactrocera tryoni complex fruit fly

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