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White grain, a fungal disease affecting the quality of wheat grain, was observed for the first time in wheat samples from the south coast of Western Australia during 2013.
Ovine campylobacteriosis is an infectious disease of breeding ewes causing abortion in late pregnancy. It is caused by the bacteria Campylobacter fetus ssp. fetus.
Wild radish (Raphanus raphanistrum) is highly competitive in crops and can cause a yield loss of 10-90%.
Australia is free of scrapie, which is a fatal, progressive, degenerative disease of the central nervous system of sheep and goats.
Seed potato schemes do not have a standardised system for naming their field grown generations which makes it difficult to compare schemes.
The sampling method for events meeting the case definition of Newcastle disease are outlined below.
Vaccines can prevent a wide range of diseases that cause reduced production, fertility or death in cattle and economic losses to Western Australian producers.
During dry times and drought there are a wide range of alternative feedstuffs that can be used to maintain and grow stock.
Grain overload is also known as acidosis or grain poisoning.
Western Australia has a relatively disease-free status compared with the rest of the world.