Initiatives

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

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.

Royalties for Regions is a major government-funded program in Western Australia, administered by the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD).

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

Welcome to the department's Web API portal.

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 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.

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

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 lifestyle and to our horticultural and agricultural industries.

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

Three-horned Bedstraw (Galium tricornutum) is a declared pest in Western Australia. A prohibited organism subject to an eradication program in the State.

DPIRD’s annual Biosecurity Blitz team is taking a break this year to prepare for an even better one in 2022! However, you can still use MyPestGuide™ Reporter to make reports of organisms (e.g.

The State Government has announced (July 2020) that it is investing $8.1 million over four years in the eConnected program so its digital platform can continue to provide data to State departments

The Soil and Land Conservation Council (Council) advises the Minister for Agriculture and Food and the Commissioner of Soil and Land Conservation on policy, management and conservation of Western A

Agricultural technology, or agtech, is no longer the way of the future, it’s already here – and is improving primary producers’ economic prosperity, sustainability, efficiency, livelihoods and more