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Pets are most likely to be affected by parasitic pests from spring to autumn.
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.
Most citrus fruit are well suited to the climatic conditions of the Perth metropolitan area and south west, Western Australia.
Fruit trees and vines sometimes do not get the tender loving care they deserve.
Early recognition of disease is one of the most important factors influencing the control of disease and the reduction of its impact on industry and the community.
This web page discusses two common training systems for deciduous fruit trees — central leader and vase pruning.
Are you a small landholder who owns cattle, sheep, horses, goats, buffalo, deer, pigs, alpacas or llamas?
Do you only own one of these animals that you regard as a pet?
Deep sowing to chase moisture can be critical in some seasons to getting crops established early. Wheat varieties differ in their ability to emerge from depth.
This article outlines the non commercial growing of table grapes.
Some of the world’s safest meat, milk and fibre products are produced here in Western Australia. WA farmers produce safe food by keeping their livestock free of harmful residues.
Agistment describes the movement of livestock from a property where there is little feed or water to another property where there are adequate supplies.
Which cereal or variety is more profitable to grow on wheat or canola stubble? There were nine trials conducted across the wheatbelt in 2014 addressing this issue.
Bovine viral diarrhoea virus (BVDV) in cattle is a complex disease that is caused by bovine pestivirus.
Using tillage to incorporate lime improves the rates of reaction and increases subsurface pH sooner than spreading lime on the surface alone.
The threat of Newcastle disease is managed nationally through the National Newcastle Disease Management Plan.
What is drought? What are the effects of drought? And what role should Government play before, during and after drought events?
The internet has revolutionised the way in which business is conducted, impacting every aspect of a business, from record and account keeping to marketing and promotion, banking, communication and
Mature cow weights have increased over the last 10-20 years due to genetic progress.
Older recommendations used for target heifer joining weights may no longer be appropriate.
Nutrition is an important component of plant health. A nutrient deficiency will reduce a plant’s ability to complete its life cycle of producing flowers and fruits.
Almost all of WA citrus fruit is sold in the local market. Fruit has been sent to export markets since 2015 and is increasing.