Regional and Seasonal content

Please note: This content may be out of date and is currently under review.

The 2018-2019 Declared Pest Rate for the Eradication of Mediterranean fruit fly Program in Carnarvon has been amended.

Sheep producers and agents keen to know more about the National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) for sheep are invited to attend a traceability workshop.

Sheep producers still need to ensure their flock has access to adequate feed and water supplies despite recent widespread rainfall, according to the Department of Primary Industries and Regional De

Key Western Australian grains industry and government stakeholders have come together to consolidate biosecurity efforts to protect the State’s highly valued industry.

Since August 2014, the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) has worked with local growers on 'Piloting new techniques to control and eradicate Medfly from Carnarvon'.

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This free workshop is specifically designed to give small companies the skills and confidence to compete more effectively in the Retail, Foodservice and Online channels but also to assess other...

Western Australians’ affinity with beekeeping continues to grow, with the number of registered beekeepers across the State surpassing the 3000 mark this week.

Scholarships supporting tertiary research to benefit Western Australia’s sheep industry are now available through the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development will soon be carrying out public consultations in a number of key areas related to animal welfare.

The Aboriginal Economic Development (AED) function within the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) aims to unlock significant and impactful regional Aboriginal economic

The Manjimup Agriculture and Food Strategy was developed to identify projects that address contemporary agricultural issues and opportunities, and find successful applications for subsequent delive

An on-farm ram comparison is designed to improve your ability, as a commercial sheep producer, to confirm the suitability of a ram source for your flock.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development uses the following definitions for terms used in our rangeland management publications.

Brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) is not found in Australia, but pose a high biosecurity risk due to their tendency to hitchhike in sea cargo and their highly mobile nature.

Snails are active at Mount Barker and South Stirlings after recent rainfall
2019 autumn winter insecticide spray guide is now available

The upgrade of the State’s coastal radar network is continuing, with work on the Geraldton facility commencing next week.

A snapshot of some of the latest news and seasonal advice from the department for Western Australian farm businesses in the grains sector.

A snapshot of some of the latest news and seasonal advice from the department for Western Australian farm businesses in the horticulture sector.

A snapshot of some of the latest news and seasonal advice from the department for Western Australian farm businesses in the livestock sector.

Up to date autumn/winter and winter/spring insecticide spray guides are provided by the department every year to help growers and consultants manage insect pests in canola, lupin and cereal crops.

  

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