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The Aboriginal Economic Development (AED) function within the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) aims to unlock significant and impactful regional Aboriginal economic

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

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

Western Australian food and beverage manufacturers can now apply for vouchers valued up to $10 000 to engage consultants or technical experts to help grow their business.

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

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

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].

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

The International Competitiveness Co-investment Fund (ICCF) is a major grant program of the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) made possible by investment from the We

Fifteen Internet of Things (IoT) Program projects are now live across the state!

The $580 000 WA Internet of Things (IoT) DecisionAg Grant Program (Program) is focused on demonstrating agricultural digital technology (ag-tech) solutions to WA growers and school students in the

The Pest and Disease Information Service (PaDIS) provides advisory and identification services on animal and plant pests, weeds and diseases that impact Western Australia's agriculture and food ind

Fifteen projects have shared in $582 800 in funding through the eConnected Grainbelt Project’s WA Internet of Things (IoT) DecisionAg Grant Program.

The Grants for Asian Market Export program is a major component of the department’s Asian Market Success project, made possible by State Government investment. 

Carbon farming activities can achieve multiple economic and environmental co-benefits in addition to, in some cases, emissions avoidance offset income.

There is potential to reduce methane greenhouse gas emissions from cattle by selecting for higher feed conversion efficiency, or by using bulls with low methane emissions.

Natural or constructed grassed waterways can be used to safely move surface water across the natural landscape, and handle water flow into and out of dams, the end of grade banks and other surface

Managing manure to reduce emissions can be economically viable for larger enterprises or cooperative facilities that use the captured methane to generate heat and electricity.

Carbon farming is the deliberate set of agricultural practices or land uses to increase carbon stored in the soil and vegetation (sequestration) and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from livestoc

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