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There are many infectious emergency diseases of pigs that do not occur in Australia.
Dried fruit and milled cereal products have been subject to insect attack ever since humans began to store food.
Lupinosis is a liver disease mainly caused by the consumption of lupin stalks colonised by the fungus Diaporthe toxica. It can be expressed as either a severe acute disease or as a chronic
The Report card on sustainable natural resource use in agriculture: status and trend in the agricultural areas of the south-west of Western Australia was produced by the Department of Prim
The Department of Agriculture and Food received a report via the MyPestGuide Reporter app in April 2017 of an insect which has been identified as Sycamore lace bug Corythucha ciliata. This
Some types of saline land in Western Australia have potential for sequestering significant amounts of carbon.
Western Australia remains relatively free of pests and diseases that adversely affect our agricultural industries and environment.
Even when sowing in April into drying soil, sowing canola at 1cm produced higher establishment than sowing at 3cm or 7cm.
Are you considering cattle on your property? Then checklist yourself for cattle farming and the road ahead!
Western Australia is free from many diseases that financially impact livestock producers, including horse owners, in eastern Australia.
Soil organic carbon is a measureable component of soil organic matter.
Hendra virus is an emergency animal disease transmitted to horses by flying foxes (fruit bats).
Western Australia has a reputation for producing healthy livestock free from diseases and residues that could harm human health or damage our ability to sell livestock within Australia or overseas.
Blue-green algae are a group of algae including Nodularia spumigena, Microcystis aeruginosa and Anabaena circinalis.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development operates a sensitive sites service to identify the locations of sensitive commercial production systems across Western Australia's agri
‘One Health’ is an internationally supported approach that recognises that the health and well-being of animals, people and the environment are closely linked and that international, national and
Hay that contains annual ryegrass may cause annual ryegrass toxicity (ARGT). Hay can be tested for ARGT risk. The test provides a risk rating for toxicity.
Bluetongue virus can infect all ruminants but it usually only causes serious disease in sheep. Cattle may be infected with the virus but rarely show disease.
Yield of chickpea crop-topped at the right time to control weed seed set was 59% of the unsprayed control.
A national best practice control manual has been developed for invasive opuntioid cacti in Australia.