Australian sweet lupins (Lupinus angustifolius L.) are currently utilised as a valuable protein source in pig diets.

Coastal brown ants (Pheidole megacephala), also called big-headed ants, are a major nuisance ant species in Western Australia. They are an urban pest and are often seen in lawns and in bri

When conducting research on managing your property or starting a new enterprise there are many sources of information from state and local government departments to rural suppliers and industry ass

Choosing the right stocking rate for your property is vital.

This is a visual guide to a thorough chicken necropsy. Correct necropsy and sampling will increase the likelihood of a definitive diagnosis.

The land is in your hands is targeted at small landholders throughout Western Australia and aims to promote a better understanding of the importance of caring for the land and bei

Find out more about the most common insect pests of citrus trees occurring in home gardens in Western Australia and their control using natural or low toxic chemical controls.

Keeping pigs as pets or for production can be an extremely rewarding experience.

Western Australia has a low prevalence of citrus pests and diseases compared to most other countries.

Blue-green algae blooms thrive in warm, calm, shallow bodies of water where the water is hard, alkaline and rich in nitrogen, phosphates, carbonates, and organic matter.

‘Calf scours’ is when young calves develop diarrhoea and become dehydrated. The scour can be white, yellow, grey or blood-stained, and is often foul-smelling.

Monitoring water quality and quantity is vital to sustain stock condition during summer and to prevent illness and possible death from toxic pollutants.

This web article describes the most common diseases of citrus trees and their control using natural or low-toxic methods.

The Agriculture and Food Division of the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) has worked with regional natural resource management (NRM) groups to establish carbon farm

The quality of any new pasture will be a reflection of the time and preparation you devote to establishment.

African swine fever (ASF) is a highly contagious virus that causes an often fatal disease in pigs and wild boar.

Seed of Roundup ready (RR) and hybrid varieties can be up to 30 times more expensive than retained seed of open pollinated (OP) triazine tolerant (TT) varieties, so getting the seed rate right is e

This trial looked at the impact of plant density response in low rainfall canola. The trial found that birds preferentially attacked low density treatments and late maturing variety Hyola 450TT.

This trial looked at plant density in low rainfall canola.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) is planning for the future of irrigated agriculture development in the Pilbara

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