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Within Western Australia some areas may have pests, diseases or weeds established that are not found elsewhere within the state.
The plants identified here have the potential to cause significant damage to Western Australia's pastoral industry and to the unique biodiversity of the rangelands.
Kununurra residents have been asked to check their properties for the aquatic weed, salvinia, after the invasive plant was discovered in the townsite recently.
South West residents are urged to look out for a new invasive weed found in the Balingup region and report any sightings to the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development.
A not-for-profit group based in Kununurra is assisting with local response efforts to the destructive plant pest, citrus canker.
The innovative use of drones to precisely assess soil erosion will save time and money for WA growers.
Travellers heading beyond the city limits to enjoy the splendour of spring in the countryside have been reminded not to enter farmers’ properties and risk a biosecurity incident.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development has announced the fruit pest Queensland fruit fly (Qfly) has been eradicated from Fremantle.
Grain growers preparing for the start of the 2018 growing season have been reminded to implement robust biosecurity measures to ensure they produce a premium product that satisfies market requireme
Citrus gall wasp is a pest that affects all citrus species. Citrus tree owners are encouraged to implement control measures on their property to reduce the threat to the citrus industry in Western