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The new Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements have commenced and are referred to as the DRFAWA in Western Australia.

The Western Australian Government Case Study Initiative seeks to assist Western Australian agriculture and food businesses to enhance their export competitiveness.  Applications for the case study

Pastoralists, horticulture businesses and traditional owners worked closely with the La Grange project team to develop a regional vision for agriculture development within the La Grange area.

Following a fire, the risk of water erosion is greatly increased on bare paddocks.

Gully erosion is a severe form of land degradation affecting infrastructure, paddock management and property access.

Irrigation is the most important input for Irrigated agriculture affecting performance, yield and quality of crops.  Irrigation design determines the delivery operation and power use efficiency and

Calling a vet to investigate disease protects our markets: The WA Livestock Disease Outlook provides information about recent livestock disease cases in Western Australia and diseases...

The WA Livestock Disease Outlook - for vets provides information about recent livestock disease cases in Western Australia and diseases likely to occur in the next month. Australia’s...

Climate change will affect horticultural production in Western Australia (WA) in a number of ways, and the effects will depend on location, soil type, crop type and management.

Chlorination effectively reduces problems with water colour, taste and odour, and treats bacterial contamination.

This page and attached reports are part of the assessments for expansion of Ord River Irrigation in Western Australia’s Kimberley region: the 6000 hectares of red loamy soils – the Cockatoo Sands –

Some pig owners may not be aware that feeding meat and meat products to pigs is illegal in Australia because it could introduce devastating diseases to pigs and other livestock.

Dispersive soils are common in the agricultural area of Western Australia, where they occur mainly as duplex or gradational profiles.

The Grants for Asian Market Export program is a major component of the department’s Asian Market Success project, made possible by State Government investment. 

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development's (DPIRD) network of automatic weather stations and radars throughout the state provide timely, relevant and local weather data to assi

Measurements of water quality and quantity are required for effective planning and monitoring of water supplies for livestock.

Owning livestock on a small property can be for production, pets, lawnmowers or just for lifestyle.

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?

All livestock owners and beekeepers within Western Australia (WA) must be registered and their stock identified in accordance with the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Identification and Mov

These pastoral rangeland condition and trend reports are produced annually by the Western Australian Commissioner of Soil and Land Conservation, based on data and information collected and produced


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