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Net type net blotch and spot type net blotch are fungal diseases that can reduce yield and grain quality of barley crops.
This page contains a summary of genetic modification, the Australian genetically modified organism-related legislation and introduces the Department of Agricluture and Food, Western Australia's New
The Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia's (DAFWA) Quarantine WA service works hard to prevent the introduction of exotic pests, diseases and weeds found in other states and territ
The Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia's (DAFWA) Quarantine WA service is here to support individuals and businesses as they pursue their activities, while ensuring our borders a
Growing an orchard can give immense satisfaction — especially when consuming the ripened end product.
Whether you are a small landholder developing a small patch of paradise or starting a new enterprise, there are several government approvals required.
The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) has amended the registration of 2,4-D High Volatile Ester (HVE) herbicides.
Chickens can be a great asset to any small landholding.
They provide eggs, control insects and weeds, fertilise orchards, eat kitchen scraps and loosen soil while scratching.
If you’re moving or want to export goods to another state or territory, the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia's Quarantine WA service can help you with information and certifica
Good marketing happens when a business knows its brand, unique selling proposition and target market.
Business planning doesn’t have to be an arduous, drawn out task — it can be a simple, straightforward process that has the potential to turn your enterprise into a more profitable success.
There are many different grazing methods used to improve productivity, maintain desirable pasture species and reduce land degradation.
If you run livestock, whether on a small scale or commercially, you need a biosecurity plan.
Farmers’ markets are rapidly growing in popularity as an ideal way for small producers to sell their locally produced and value-added products.
Selling direct to consumers is an opportunity perfect for small producers. It allows you sell direct to customers, increasing the possibility of receiving a higher return.
Promoting your small business is essential.
Aquaculture is one of Australia’s fastest growing primary industries.
Clothes moths, carpet beetles and silverﬁsh can be destructive household pests. This information will help you recognise what they look like and understand their habits and where they live.
Mites of the Tetranychidae family (commonly known as spider mites) include some important pests of economic concern to agriculture and forestry.
Leasing land can be a great way to get into agriculture or expand your existing business without the high capital cost of purchasing land.