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Registration of owners and identification of livestock in Western Australia is required by law under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Identification and Movement of Stock and Apiaries) R
As part of the public consultation process on the draft Standards and Guidelines for the Health and Welfare of Dogs in WA, stakeholders were invited to submit individual written submissions.
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.
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.
In 2019, the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development sought stakeholder comment on the draft Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Agricultural Chemical Record Keeping) Regulati
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In Australia, it is illegal to feed restricted animal material (RAM) to ruminants (cattle, sheep, goats, deer, camels and alpacas). This is known as the 'ruminant feed ban'.
By Kathryn Fleay, CEO, MIG
Dispersive soils are common in the agricultural areas of Western Australia, where they occur mainly as duplex or gradational profiles.