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A small decrease in soil pH represents a large increase in soil acidity.
The Australian Government's 2015 inventory of the nation's sources and sinks of greenhouse gases shows agriculture was responsible for about 16% of Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions in 2013.
Aluminium toxicity in the subsurface is the major problem associated with soil acidity in Western Australia.
Identification of livestock is required by law under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Identification and Movement of Stock and Apiaries) Regulations 2013 [BAM (IMSA) Regulations].
All ruminants (including sheep, cattle and goats) require cobalt in their diet for the synthesis of vitamin B12.
A wide range of fruit can be produced throughout the year in Western Australia, providing the pleasure of eating sun ripened fruits fresh from the tree.
Dryland salinity is one of the greatest environmental threats facing Western Australia's agricultural land, water, biodiversity and infrastructure.
Western Australia is an ideal location to grow vegetables as it has sophisticated production systems and an excellent environment for high quality produce.
This page provides seasonally relevant information on conditions and management options for August, September and October 2019 in the agricultural areas of Western Australia (WA).
Copper is an essential trace element for animals needed for body, bone and wool growth, pigmentation, healthy nerve fibres and white blood cell function.