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Seasonal Climate Outlook August 2022

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development’s (DPIRD) Statistical Seasonal Forecast (SSF) outlook for August to October, 2022 is indicating less than 40% probability of above median rainfall for the South West Land Division.

High levels of oestrogenic subterranean clovers occur in some medium to high rainfall pastures of Western Australia. These clovers can contribute to problems with sheep reproduction (often referred to as clover disease) that can reduce productivity and profitability of livestock enterprises.

Seasonal Climate Outlook July 2022

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development’s (DPIRD) Statistical Seasonal Forecast (SSF) outlook for July to September  and July to October 2022 is indicating above 60 % probability of above median rainfall for the majority of the South West Land Division.

Ovine Observer Issue number # 95 June 2022

In this issue:

1. An economic analysis of sheep flock structures for mixed enterprise Australian farm businesses

2. MLA Tedera Demonstration 2020-2023

3. Using scanned fetal numbers to inform reproduction trait performance in the MERINOSELECT Evaluation

4. Pain relief...

Seasonal Climate Outlook June 2022

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development’s (DPIRD) Statistical Seasonal Forecast (SSF) outlook for winter, June to August, 2022 and June to October 2022 is indicating below 40% probability of above median rainfall for parts of the Central West, Central Wheatbelt, Great...

WIN vol 143

Articles in this June 2022 edition cover snail life cycle in vineyards, a summary of the DPIRD vintage activities, an overview of weather data describing the 2022 vintage across all WA wine regions, a capital investment grant and more...

Here is a quick rundown on the workings of the new Extrata platform.

Privacy is a concern for all of us in this ‘age of technology’. 

With the new Extrata Data Sharing Platform, rather than having data from the tractor, header, from multiple weather stations and soil moisture probes sitting in various online clouds and being difficult to access – users, primary producers for example, will be able to find all the information in

Congratulations to the nineteen grant recipients of Round Two of the International Competitiveness Co-investment Fund (ICCF) – a major grant program of the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, made possible by State Government investment.

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