Bee colonies are threatened by a mite. However, a different mite has been evaluated for its potential to address this threat.
New genetic knowledge about cane toads could give us the knowledge we need to throw some more roadblocks in front of this persistent invader as it marches across Australia.
Feral rabbits previously exposed to myxoma virus are more likely to be killed by rabbit haemorrhagic diease, meaning that these two biocontrol agents can become even more powerful when used in tandem.
Not all bugs are bad! Put down the pesticides and get to know the predators and parasites hidden around you.
Famine weed spreads rapidly and is devastatingly destructive. Biocontrol is one way of dealing with the problem.