• 4817 Citations
  • 30 h-Index
1989 …2018
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Currently Involved in research at Charles Sturt University.

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Research Output 1989 2018

Australian native flowering plants enhance the longevity of three parasitoids of brassica pests

Pandey, S., Rahman, A. & Gurr, G. M. Apr 2018 In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 166, 4, p. 265-276 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brassica
angiosperm
parasitoids
Angiospermae
pests

Boosting beneficial insects on vegetable farms

Johnson, A. C., Gurr, G., Reynolds, O., Mo, J., Furlong, M. J., Page, J., Rizvi, S., Munro, S. & Osborne, T. 01 May 2018 Vegetables Australia, May-June 2018, p. 11-13

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

beneficial insects
vegetable crops
research projects
growers
vegetables
1 Citations

Gut microbiota mediate insecticide resistance in the diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella (L.)

Xia, X., Sun, B., Gurr, G. M., Vasseur, L., Xue, M. & You, M. 23 Jan 2018 In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 9, JAN, 25

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Insecticide Resistance
Moths
Enterococcus
Bacteria
Serratia

Insecticidal activity of a native Australian tobacco, Nicotiana megalosiphon Van Heurck & Muell. Arg. (Solanales: Solanaceae) against key insect pests of brassicas

Amoabeng, B. W., Stevenson, P. C., Pandey, S., Mochiah, M. B. & Gurr, M. G. 01 Apr 2018 In : Crop Protection. 106, p. 6-12 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nicotiana suaveolens
Solanales
Nicotiana
Plutella xylostella
Solanaceae

Intensified sweetpotato production in Papua New Guinea drives plant nutrient decline over the last decade

Fujinuma, R., Kirchhof, G., Ramakrishna, A., Sirabis, W., Yapo, J., Woruba, D., Gurr, G. & Menzies, N. 15 Feb 2018 In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 254, p. 10-19 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Papua New Guinea
gardens
garden
land use
fallow

Activities 2017 2017

  • 1 Visiting an external academic institution

Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University

Johnson, A. (Visiting researcher), Gurr, G. (Visiting researcher)
11 Mar 201716 Mar 2017

Activity: Visiting an external academic institution

Press / Media

Natural habitat can help farmers control pests but not always a win-win

Geoffrey Gurr

01/08/18

1 item of media coverage

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Using flowering plants to protect Australian veggie crops from pests

Geoffrey Gurr & Syed Rizvi

10/05/18

1 item of media coverage

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Using flowering plants to protect Australian veggie crops from pests

Geoffrey Gurr & Syed Rizvi

20/04/18

1 item of media coverage

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Curing the $250 million rural curse

Xiaocheng Zhu & Geoffrey Gurr

09/08/17

3 items of media coverage

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Chemical clues to Paterson’s curse invasion

Leslie Weston, Geoffrey Gurr & Xiaocheng Zhu

09/08/17

2 items of media coverage

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