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YellowSpotWM is a decision support tool that assists growers and consultants in determining the best management strategy to reduce yellow leaf spot disease in wheat and increase profits.

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UCI BlacklegCM is a tool designed to help growers and consultants with management decisions for canola upper canopy blackleg infections in Australia.

Wind erosion in Western Australian agriculture is common, especially in years of late and dry growing seasons.

The averaged annual direct cost of water erosion to dryland farming in Western Australia is estimated to be $10 million, but the costs are much higher in years of severe summer storms.

African black sugar ant, (Lepisiota incisa), is an invasive ant native to Africa.

This list provides details of a number of consultants providing viticulture and winemaking services to the Western Australian wine industry.

Carpet sea squirt (Didemnum vexillum) has been detected in Western Australia (WA) for the first time.

A Quarantine Area has been declared for parts of the Cities of Bayswater and Belmont to support efforts to eradicate the serious agricultural pest Queensland fruit fly (Qfly), requiring residents a

Apr 2023
17 March 2023

The FEED365 and FutureSheep Field Day on Wednesday, 5 April will provide the opportunity to take a look at all the feedgap options under the autumn sun. Find out the latest on these projects, take...

SnapCard is a combined smartphone and website app, is free and was developed to assist growers and crop consultants to make smarter decisions on when and how to apply pesticides most efficiently.

The WaterSmart Farms project will support adoption of on-farm desalinisation plants in agricultural regions, to process brackish groundwater into a suitable resource for livestock, crop agronomy an

The Animal Biosecurity and Welfare program within the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) manages evidence-based systems to maintain and verify our high animal health,

Feb 2023

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) is issuing a Quarantine Area Notice (17 March) to prevent the spread of carpet sea squirt (Didemnum vexillum) detected at a Hen

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) is assisting Western Australian primary industries affected by flooding in the Fitzroy River catchment, as part of a whole-of-g

South Perth science student Georgia Welsh is the 2023 recipient of the prestigious Young Professionals in Agriculture Forum Noel Fitzpatrick medal.

The following information regarding the use of animals for scientific purposes in Western Australia aims to assist researchers, teachers, members of animal ethics committees and the general public.

Partnering with local experts in environmental, social and governance (ESG) specialities, the Department can provide support to your agriculture, food and beverage business.

The Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (known as DRFAWA) commenced as of 1 November 2018 and provide a range of measures designed to help those within disaster affected communities. 

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) through Quarantine WA has the power to detain any goods that are deemed risk items or goods which are not accompanied by the co


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