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Pets are most likely to be affected by parasitic pests from spring to autumn.
In Western Australia, commercial poultry owners must comply with surveillance, reporting and biosecurity requirements in order to reduce the risk of Newcastle disease being introduced to their floc
If an emergency animal disease such as foot-and-mouth disease was found in Australia, a national livestock standstill would be implemented immediately.
Australian bat lyssavirus (ABLV) is a virus that infects Australian flying foxes (fruit bats) and microbats.
Potato virus Y (PVY) is an aphid-borne virus that causes yield losses and tuber quality defects in commercial potato crops.
Using tillage to incorporate lime improves the rates of reaction and increases subsurface pH sooner than spreading lime on the surface alone.
This farm biosecurity educational package developed for upper secondary agricultural students consists of a suite of lesson plans with case studies and activities. The content aims to help students
Myrtle rust is a serious disease that attacks and kills many plants belonging to the Myrtaceae family including eucalypts, bottlebrushes, paperbarks and peppermint trees.
Leaf spot diseases affecting wheat in Western Australia are septoria nodorum blotch, yellow spot and septoria tritici blotch.
Salmonellosis of sheep is an infectious bacterial disease causing illness and death. It results from proliferation of salmonella bacteria in the gastrointestinal tract and other organs.
Agistment describes the movement of livestock from a property where there is little feed or water to another property where there are adequate supplies.
About 80% of the variation in methane production is explained by feed intake. Reducing the stocking rate of sheep on the farm reduces the pasture consumption and methane production per hectare.
Western Australia has laws to control chemical use on trade animals. These laws protect people, animals and the environment from harm.
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.
DDLS Seed Testing and Certification is a leading service provider in the field of seed certification.
What is drought? What are the effects of drought? And what role should Government play before, during and after drought events?
This web page discusses two common training systems for deciduous fruit trees — central leader and vase pruning.
Globodera rostochiensis, golden or potato cyst nematode (PCN) and G.
Annual ryegrass toxicity (ARGT) is an often fatal poisoning of livestock that consume annual ryegrass infected by the bacterium Rathayibacter toxicus (formerly known as Clavibacter tox