Initiatives

The management of nutrient loss from fertilisers is a high priority for the health of waterways of the Swan and Scott Coastal Plains.

The Weed Seed Wizard is a national collaborative project which uses paddock management information to predict weed emergence and crop losses now and in the future.

The State Natural Resource Management (NRM) Office was established by the Western Australian (WA) Government to facilitate the coordinated delivery of natural resource management in WA.

Animal welfare is important to Western Australians.

MyCrop is a collection of interactive tools that bring crop diagnostics to the paddock.

Royalties for Regions is a major government-funded program in Western Australia, administered by the Department of Regional Development.

The Biosecurity and Agriculture Management Act 2007 (BAM Act) regulates mechanisms, programs and activities to prevent and minimise the impact of pests and diseases.

European house borer (EHB) Hylotrupes bajulus is a destructive pest of seasoned coniferous timber including pine, fir and spruce.

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Tomato potato pysllid (TPP) is a tiny sap-sucking insect that on feeds on tomato, potato, capsicum, chilli, goji berry, tamarillo, eggplant and sweet potato.

The European wasp is considered one of the worst wasps in the world - harmful to people, our outdoor lifestyles and to our horticultural and agricultural industries.

The Water for Food project is a $40 million State Government program delivering eleven projects with the aim of significantly increasing irrigated agriculture across Western Australia.

Mediterranean fruit fly (Medfly) Ceratitis capitata is a serious horticultural pest in Western Australia.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development has taken action to protect Western Australia’s citrus growers from the threat of citrus canker following confirmation that the disease

The Biosecurity Blitz is an annual event which runs from 19 October to 16 November 2018.

Skeleton weed (Chondrilla juncea) is a declared pest in Western Australia (WA) under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management Act 2007. The management and control of this pest is the res