Jump to navigation
Skip to Content
View recent regional and seasonal content by using the filters on the right.
Applications are now open for the Potato Industry Assistance Grants program to support growth opportunities for the Western Australian potato industry.
DPIRD transition on trackBetter bee biosecurityDepartment supports indigenous communitiesRangelands Report Card now availableWA Open for Business rebrandedPlan to...
A snapshot of some of the latest news and seasonal advice from the department for Western Australian farm businesses in the horticulture sector.
A snapshot of some of the latest news and seasonal advice from the department for Western Australian farm businesses in the livestock sector.
Correct nutrition of citrus trees is essential if they are to crop and perform to their maximum potential.
Selecting the right rootstock for your orchard is one of the most important decisions you will have to make.
Ovine brucellosis is a reproductive disease that can affect all breeds of sheep.
A Quarantine Area is in place to direct the movement and treatment of host plants to contain and control the Tomato potato psyllid (TPP) in Western Australia.
The demand for high value agricultural produce continues to increase and provides great opportunities to Australian agriculture.
Australia is free of many infectious horse diseases, sparing horse owners from costly disease control. The occurrence of an emergency horse disease could severely restrict horse movements, racing a
The National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) describes Australia’s system for the identification and tracing of livestock.
Cyclones, storms and floods can result in loss of harvest or livestock, increased susceptibility of livestock to disease, contamination of water bodies, land degradation through wind and water eros
Western Australia has a reputation for producing healthy livestock free from diseases and residues that could harm human health or damage our ability to sell livestock within Australia or overseas.
Confined feeding of sheep in commercial feedlots could benefit Western Australian (WA) producers and processors.The WA lamb supply is seasonal, with a strong supply of lambs finished on green feed
Many new orange varieties have become available in recent years including an early maturing navel and a range of blood oranges.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DDLS) - Animal Pathology, Western Australia (formerly DAFWA Animal Health Laboratories) provides a vari
Liver fluke is a parasite of ruminants and is not present in Western Australia.
Surveillance and diagnosis for pests and diseases in the Western Australian grape industry is a transformational project aiming to boost the early detection of exotic pests and disease incursions a
Antimicrobial resistance threatens the effective prevention and treatment of an increasing range of infections in humans and animals caused by bacteria, parasites and viruses.
Early recognition of disease is one of the most important factors influencing the control of disease and the reduction of its impact on industry and the community.