Pesticides are a common input into nursery production, however their use is not without risk.

Industry does however have options in how it manages the use of pesticides including but not limited to practicing Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and the management of pesticides through rotation to prevent resistance build up.

Through practicing prudent and safe use of pesticides, industry can ensure that it can protect its crops, its people and the environment.

The links below contain information on pesticides within the industry.