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The Potato Industry Assistance Grants Program has now closed.

Livestock owners should consider water quality when planning and reviewing the water supplies for their livestock.

The liver fluke, Fasciola hepatica, is a serious parasite of ruminants, which can cause severe damage to the liver and consequently disease, production loss and even death.

Mar 2018
20 March 2018

Visitor's to the department's stand at the Perth Caravan and Camping Show will learn about Western Australia's quarantine rules, reporting pests using the MyPestGuideTM Reporter app,...

Thiamine, also known as vitamin B1, is normally produced by bacteria in the rumen of cattle and sheep on well-balanced roughage diets.

If you run livestock, whether on a small scale or commercially, you need a biosecurity plan.

Producing chickens or eggs on land treated or contaminated with organochlorines (OC) is not recommended for domestic consumption or commercial purposes.

Transition to a system of organic mango production will vary according to your situation and current management system.

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.

Aug 2018
6 March 2018

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) will hold the 2018 Western Australian Horticulture Update at Crown Convention Centre on August 16 and August 17.

The Plan, Prepare and Prosper workshop is a free workshop program designed to assist rural businesses that are involved in farming, fishing and food processing to plan for and manage through variab

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Western Australia will hold its second Western Australian Horticulture Update on Thursday August 16 and Friday August 17,

The olive lace bug, Froggattia olivinia, is native to eastern Australia. It has become established in the olive growing regions of Western Australia.

The Farm Finance Concessional Loan Scheme (FFCLS) is an Australian Government initiative.

Johne's disease (JD) in cattle is a regulated disease in Western Australia.

Western Australia exports about 80% of its livestock and livestock product annually, a market valued at $2 billion in 2015/16.

Western Australia is free of most of the significant diseases that affect animals in other parts of the world.

This web article describes the most common diseases of vegetables in home gardens.

Jujubes are a new horticultural industry in Western Australia. This page provides an overview of propagation techniques.

This web page provides a summary of the key points about how the Johne's Beef Assurance Score (J-BAS) applies to Western Australian cattle producers.



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