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A snapshot of some of the latest news and seasonal advice from the department for Western Australian farm businesses in the livestock sector.
Pumping of groundwater and disposal of saline effluent (reject water) from desalination is covered by regulations requiring owners or occupiers to notify the Commissioner of Soil and Land Conservat
The demand for high value agricultural produce continues to increase and provides great opportunities to Australian agriculture.
Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is one of Australia’s greatest biosecurity risks.
Western Australia is free of most of the significant diseases that affect animals in other parts of the world.
A national livestock standstill is when it is nationally agreed that specific livestock species affected by an emergency disease must not be moved.
The Potato Industry Assistance Grants Program has now closed.
Climate change will affect soil and water resources directly and indirectly, and the impacts will be determined by the three primary drivers: local climate, land characteristics and land management
Producing chickens or eggs on land treated or contaminated with organochlorines (OC) is not recommended for domestic consumption or commercial purposes.