South West

The border controls outlined below for Johne’s disease (JD) susceptible stock entering Western Australia will be implemented by the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia (DAFWA) on behalf of the WA Cattle Ind

Thursday, 27 July 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

DAFWA’s wine researcher Richard Fennessy is hosting a wine tasting of Chardonnay and Shiraz clones as part of a national research project ‘Assessing clonal variability in Chardonnay and Shiraz for future climate change’.


WA horticulture industries are well positioned to capture the growing demand and opportunities in the overseas market. However knowing the strength and weakness of each industry and addressing the issues is important in capitalising on this opportunity.

Protecting WA Crops Issue 3 June 2017

Inside this edition: Aphids, WA's insect problem children

Each month the Protecting WA Crops eNewsletter will focus on a single topic to provide you with comprehensive information that will help you to protect WA grain crops from these threats.

Keen, progressive and innovative sheep producers are encouraged to apply to attend the Sheep Industry Business Innovation (SIBI) 2017 Victorian study tour

WIN volume 123

In this June edition of the WIN a new published report on fungicide resistance shows a concerning trend, new activities under the Wine Australia Regional Program are confirmed, a wrap up on the winemaking activities at DAFWA for 2017, nutrient and irrigation assessment benefit Geographe growers...

Thursday, 15 June 2017 -
10:30am to 2:30pm

Find out if you should maintain your score, how to do that and whether you should have an on-farm Biosecurity Plan in place by 30 June 2017.  

Frequently asked questions, including the Sheep Industry Business Innovation (SIBI) project, benefits of increasing sheep numbers, and business innovation.


Seasonal Climate Outlook June 2017

The Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia’s Statistical Seasonal Forecast (SSF) system is indicating below median rainfall for the majority of the South-West Land Division (which includes the wheatbelt) for winter (June to August) and June to October 2017.

Tuesday, 12 September 2017 (All day) to Thursday, 14 September 2017 (All day)

Southern Dirt Techspo aims to be Australia’s premier technology and innovation event for the Agricultural community and associated industries.


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