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Thiamine, also known as vitamin B1, is normally produced by bacteria in the rumen of cattle and sheep on well-balanced roughage diets.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Western Australia (DPIRD) is responsible for the administration of the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management Act 2007 (BAM A
Botulism is a rapid onset, usually fatal disease caused by the botulinum toxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum.
If you run livestock, whether on a small scale or commercially, you need a biosecurity plan.
Manganese deficiency is most often seen on well drained neutral or calcareous soils but heavy fertiliser usage can induce it in other soils, particularly after heavy applications of lime.
Don’t send water and fertiliser dollars down the drain. When it comes to irrigation systems, one size does not fit all.
Carrot virus Y has been found in carrot crops throughout Australia.
Chickens can be a great asset to any small landholding. They provide eggs, produce fertiliser, control insects and weeds, eat kitchen scraps and loosen soil while scratching.
Hollow heart is an internal disorder where a 'lens' or 'star'-shaped cavity forms in the potato tuber.
Matching water supply in the soil to crop demand using good irrigation practice is important to produce a high quality potato crop.