Regional and Seasonal content

Please note: This content may be out of date and is currently under review.

Nearly all biofuel systems (mainly biodiesel and bioethanol) produce fewer greenhouse gas emissions than fossil fuels (diesel and petrol derived from fossil oil).

The crop sowing guide for Western Australia is a one stop shop for variety information on all the major crops grown in Western Australia.

Techniques to reduce livestock greenhouse gas emissions may also increase livestock productivity and resilience.

Pastures from Space estimates green feed on offer (FOO) and the pasture growth rate (PGR).

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development in collaboration with BDO Australia are hosting a series of FREE Investor Ready Webinar Masterclasses for Western Aust

The Food Industry Innovation Project (funded by Royalties for Regions) is supporting the growth of premium and value-added food and beverage businesses by providing a professional service directory

Selecting the right rootstock for your orchard is one of the most important decisions you will have to make.

The Sheep Industry Business Innovation (SIBI) Scholarships program was an initiative designed to support and encourage individuals who wished to pursue further study by addressing key industry ques

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development assessed the potential and reported wheat yield of the 18 million hectares of agricultural land in the south-west of Western Australia

Gully erosion is a severe form of land degradation affecting infrastructure, paddock management and property access.

Historical frost occurence and severity maps for the years 1975-2020 and the months July to October, for the South West Land Division.

Identification of livestock is required by law under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Identification and Movement of Stock and Apiaries) Regulations 2013 [BAM (IMSA) Regulations].

Identification of livestock is required by law under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Identification and Movement of Stock and Apiaries) Regulations 2013 [BAM (IMSA) Regulations].

Many new navel and Valencia orange varieties have become available in recent years and are currently being evaluated under West Australian conditions.

Plant available water (PAW) is a key determinant of potential yield in dryland agriculture.

Rainfall to date graphs show the amount of rainfall accumulated from the start of the grain growing season and can be used as a tool in the seasonal decision-making process.

Many new varieties of mandarins and tangors have become available in Western Australia with desirable traits for consumers such as few or no seeds and loose skin (easy peel).

The fall armyworm moth (Spodoptera frugiperda) is a plant pest that can damage a wide variety of crops.

Pruning is a cultural practice involving the removal of tree branches and limbs.

Summer weeds can rob subsequent crops of soil nitrogen and stored soil water. They can also reduce crop emergence by causing physical and/or chemical interference at seeding time.

  

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