• Dan Papacek

    Manager and co-owner/Bugs for Bugs

  • Dan is an Entomoligist and currently the manager and co-owner of Bugs for Bugs. He received the Order of Australia (AM) in January 2001 for “Services to the Citrus Industry, particularly through the development of strategies for integrated pest management of horticultural crops.”

    Dan’s key experiences range from Integrated Pest Management (IPM), managing beneficial insect mass-rearing programs and collaborating in research with Qld DPI, CSIRO and the Universities. Over many years he has also worked directly with growers in endemic areas of Queensland to help them achieve best practice fruit fly control.