Regional and Seasonal content

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A snapshot of some of the latest news and seasonal advice from the department for Western Australian farm businesses in the livestock sector.

The Grower Group Research and Development (R&D) Grants Program awarded $6.7 million to 16 grower groups across Western Australia in its inaugural round.

All ruminants entering Western Australia must meet published import requirements and be accompanied by the relevant documentation.

Ovine Johne's disease (OJD) is a chronic, incurable, intestinal disease that affects sheep and sometimes goats and deer. It causes weight loss and death in older sheep.

The Fit to trade bulletin promotes government and industry partnership across the biosecurity systems that protect and enable WA's livestock businesses to trade into domestic and international...

The Grower Group Research and Development (R&D) Grants Program awarded $6.7 million to 16 grower groups across Western Australia in its inaugural round.

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Vaccination is an important control tool in managing infected flocks and high risk areas or enterprises.

It is important that parasites in beef are adequately controlled in order to maintain healthy productive cattle.

The Biosecurity and Agriculture Management Act 2007 requires that certain diseases must be reported to the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) if they are kno

 ‘One Health’ is an internationally supported approach that recognises that the health and well-being of animals, people and the environment are closely linked and that international, national and

The Irrigation Calculator provides broad guidance for water requirements of commercial crops produced in Western Australia.

Tỷ lệ cơ sở trồng cho ngành dâu tây cho thấy sự chênh lệch lớn, một số người trồng mất gần một nửa ở một số khoảng đất trồng của họ.

Opportunities for WA fruits can be built by identifying export markets with the best potential return, underpinned by demand.

External plant threats to the Kimberley originate from many sources and only some can be managed.

Respiration and transpiration are the most important postharvest processes affecting storage life and quality of vegetables.

Bluetongue virus can infect all ruminants but it usually only causes serious disease in sheep. Cattle may be infected with the virus but rarely show disease.

Welcome to the new AgMemo
Big year of activity with agriculture budget
Continued response to major biosecurity incidents
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Oats more competitive than wheat and barley
It is now legal to use Trifluralin in oats
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Oats are susceptible to a number of leaf...

The WA Livestock Disease Outlook provides information about recent livestock disease cases in Western Australia as well as diseases likely to occur in the next month. Australia’s ability...


Page last updated: Wednesday, 31 May 2017 - 5:05am