Pests and diseases of truffles and their host trees in Australia
For the fledgling Australian truffle industry little was known of the pests that attack truffles. This project was undertaken to assist the relatively new Australian...
Published: 4 Dec 2013
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Research funded by RIRDC, with contributions from the Australian Truffle Growers Association, has been credited with elevating the industry to a new level of maturity over the last 10 years. RIRDC established a jointly funded truffles sub-program within its New Plant Products program in the 1990s.
Quantity and consistency of truffle yields has been a priority.