Research Technician, Agriculture
Organisation: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Andrew Hulthen is a research technician with expertise in spatially-explicit field experiments involving insect pests and natural enemies. His GIS and mapping capability has been used across multiple projects in grains, cotton, and now cassava production landscapes. Andrew was involved in a project on landscape-scale pest management of Bemesia tabaci (MEAM-1) and its main control agent the parasitoid Eretmocerus hayati in vegetable production regions of Queensland.