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Widespread and established declared pests such as wild dogs, foxes, feral pigs and rabbits, and weeds such as cotton bush, blackberry and mesquite can cause serious problems for agriculture, the en
Western Australia's climate has changed over the last century, particularly over the last 50 years. Average temperature has risen about 1°C.
The State Government has made a $5 million investment in further Doppler technology, as part of the $75 million Agricultural Infrastructure Investment Fund, to provide complete Doppler radar covera
White spot is a highly contagious viral infection that affects all crustaceans.
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.
Pig owners play a vital role in maintaining Western Australia's high animal health status and reputation as a producer of quality livestock and livestock products.
Ovine brucellosis is a reproductive disease that can affect all breeds of sheep.
Fire is integral to many ecosystems in the Western Australian rangelands.
African swine fever is a highly contagious virus that causes high death rates in pigs.
The Northern Australia Biosecurity Surveillance (NABS) project is a coordinated surveillance program to enhance the early detection of exotic disease incursions and to provide sufficient surveillan
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) maintains animal health surveillance and disease control programs to support Western Australia's high animal health status.
Lanza® is a herbaceous drought tolerant perennial pasture legume that is ideal for Mediterranean environments.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development has created a sampling and post-mortem guide to assist veterinarians investigating pig disease.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development's (DPIRD) network of automatic weather stations and radars throughout the state provide timely, relevant and local weather data to assi
All livestock in Western Australia must be correctly identified according to species.
African swine fever (ASF) is a highly contagious virus that causes an often fatal disease in pigs and wild boar.
Western Australia's access to livestock and livestock product export markets, worth about $2 billion annually, relies on Australia being free of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD).
Transition to a system of organic mango production will vary according to your situation and current management system.
The underlying principle of organic crop production is "healthy plants grow from healthy soil". It is a whole system approach and as far as practical a closed system.