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Confinement feeding (also referred to as lot feeding or feedlotting) is an intensive feeding system in a confined area where all, or the majority of, feed and water is supplied to animals.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) Value Add Agribusiness Investment Attraction Fund, supported by State Government investment through the Royalties for Regions p

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) Value Add Agribusiness Investment Attraction Fund, supported by State Government investment through the Royalties for Regions p

Russian wheat aphid is a major pest of wheat, barley and some grasses (Poaceae), which can cause significant yield losses.

Dry pastures in Western Australia provide good early feed after senescence but rapidly become unable to maintain stock.

Classical swine fever (CSF) and African swine fever (ASF) are both highly contagious viral diseases that only affect pigs. The diseases are similar, although they are caused by different viruses.

Waterlogging is a common problem in the agricultural soils of south-west Western Australia in the wetter months of winter.

This page provides seasonally relevant information on conditions and management options for those conditions in the agricultural areas of Western Australia.

Bovine viral diarrhoea virus (BVDV) in cattle is a complex disease that is caused by bovine pestivirus.

The Western Australian Government, through the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, is focusing resources on supporting the growth of premium and value-add food and beverage b

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) is committed to supporting the Western Australian agriculture and food sector to grow and develop, in order to capitalise on gr

There are two main forms of footrot in sheep and goats: virulent and benign. Both forms are caused by the bacterium Dichelobacter nodosus.

The eConnected Grainbelt Project team is excited to announce the launch of it's new weather website, which provides users with improved functionality and usability.

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

Applications have been sought for the eConnected Grainbelt Project’s new WA Internet of Things (IoT) DecisionAg Grant Program.

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

Introducing new plants to an area can have positive and negative effects on the environment, economy and community.

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.

Claying involves adding and incorporating clay-rich subsoil into water repellent topsoil to overcome the repellence.

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