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Applications have now closed for the Industrial Hemp Grants Scheme (IHGS).
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.
Plant tolerance of salinity in the tables below are a guide only.
This page provides seasonally relevant information on conditions and management options for May to July 2021 in the agricultural areas of Western Australia.
The State Government is committed to improving mobile connectivity in regional Western Australia, through its Regional Telecommunications Project (RTP) and the Regional Mobile Communications Projec
The principle of regenerative agriculture and regenerative pastoralism is to enhance natural ecosystem services, resulting in sustainable production, an improved natural resource base, healthy nutr
Industrial hemp (Cannabis sativa) has been grown in WA for many years and is gaining interest due to recent changes in food standards allowing human consumption of hemp seed in Australia.
The Southern Forests Irrigation Scheme will improve water storage and distribution through a new dam, pipeline and infrastructure.
Queensland fruit fly (Qfly) is one of the world’s worst fruit pests, attacking a wide range of fruits, and some fruiting vegetables and ornamental plants.
In 2021 the Department is conducting over 300 research trials across the state from Kununurra in the north to Esperance in the south.