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•    Glyphosate alternatives for summer and pre-seeding knockdown weed control
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A number of starlings have recently been detected along the State's south coast. This article provides information on the identification, biology, impact and management of the common starling.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) is working to prevent the spread of Queensland fruit fly (Qfly), after the invasive pest was detected in Bayswater.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development is supporting industry with a range of different information services to help Western Australia's primary industries and regions develo

Ehrlichiosis is a disease of dogs that occurs when a brown dog tick infected with the bacteria, Ehrlichia canis (E.

Lambs should be marked between the ages of two and 12 weeks, with the youngest animal in the mob being at least 24 hours old so that a maternal bond can form.

Broadacre farmers seeking to reduce emissions need not always compromise profitability or risk, according to a recent analysis profiled at the 2023 Grains Research Update in Perth today.

Two Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development scientists have been honoured

New research findings demonstrate a range of soil amelioration timings can be successful, but growers should take into account the potential for wind erosion if going early.

Grower Group Alliance has joined forces with the WA Agricultural Research Collaboration bringing producer insights, industry networks and funding to help drive research extension and adoption acros

The State Government's $15 million Carbon Farming and Land Restoration Program (CF-LRP) aims to realise agriculture's potential to sequester carbon in the landscape and contribute to growing the WA

Climate change will affect each pastoral region of Western Australia in different ways.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development uses the terms in this glossary for rangeland management publications (web and print).

This information is for pastoralists in Western Australia wanting a reliable way to monitor and assess the effect of livestock and seasons on the health of grassland pastures.

The Enterprise Support Program (ESP) is a $3.85M competitive grant program, set up in partnership between the Shire of Murray, DevelopmentWA and the Department of Primary Industries and Regional De

The Western Australian Government, through the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD), has taken steps to support WA primary producers and food and beverage manufacturers

Silt washed into farm dams (excavated earth tanks) reduces storage volume, increases the chance of algal blooms and increases the proportion of water lost to evaporation.

This page provides photo-standards for cereal and lupin stubble cover for different levels of wind erosion control in the South West Western Australian agricultural area.

This page has a series of maps that looks at future climate projections of the South West Land Division using data from Climate Services for Agriculture website.


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