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The latest animal health, traceability and biosecurity information will be on offer at this year’s Wagin Woolorama, through a collaboration between the Department of Primary Industries and Regional

The PestFax Reporter app lets you quickly and easily report observations, and request diagnoses, of pests and diseases in your crop and pasture paddocks to the WA PestFax service.

Western Australian agtech businesses will get a taste of global trends in creating the foods and farms of tomorrow at an international agrifood technology event in Melbourne this week.

It is not always easy to identify the degree of dispersion or sodicity in soils. The choice of suitable management depends on knowing the soil sodicity and whether dispersion is a problem.

We use land-use planning to ensure that land and water resources are available for agriculture and food businesses to expand and grow.

PestFax is an interactive reporting service, providing risk alerts, current information and advice on pests and diseases threatening crops and pastures throughout the grain belt of Western Australi

In recent years it has been recognised that a new approach was needed to the codes of practice and this has led to the development of national animal welfare standards and guidelines.

We recommend using broad-based banks to intercept and divert surface water run-off in cropping areas where conventional banks would interrupt vehicle movement.

After farm fires, protect your water supply from contamination.

Water erosion occurs when raindrops hit the soil surface and displace soil particles, and when water flowing over the land surface moves soil particles.

Researchers and supervisors from Western Australian universities are invited to apply for WA sheep industry scholarships.

Bananas need a lot of water to grow well. To irrigate the crop efficiently you need to measure soil water content.

This web page is part of the bait and poison directory for vertebrate pests in Western Australia (WA).

Drywood termites such as Cryptotermes dudleyi and C.

Applications are now closed for the Export Competitiveness Grants (ECG) program.

This tool can be used to estimate the supplementary feed requirements of a sheep enterprise for a single year. 

The live export trade of sheep from Western Australia is worth $210 million (2017). The industry is undergoing significant change and industry and government are working cooperatively to improve tr

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.

Barley growers in higher rainfall parts of Western Australia are asked to keep watch during the 2019 growing season for the newly identified disease ramularia leaf spot (RLS).

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


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