Biosecurity gets a $370 million boost

Biosecurity gets a $370 million boost

Biosecurity services will be boosted thanks to $370 million of Federal funding.

Farm office

05 MAY 2021
Tougher penalties for biosecurity breaches

Tougher penalties for biosecurity breaches

The maximum penalty for biosecurity non-compliance has been upped to over one million dollars.

Farm office

22 FEBRUARY 2021
Biosecurity survey goes on line

Biosecurity survey goes on line

An on line survey will help provide feedback and direction for biosecurity in Victoria.

Farm office

15 JANUARY 2021
CSIRO report highlights biosecurity risks

CSIRO report highlights biosecurity risks

The NFF and the CSIRO are calling for better biosecurity protection.

Farm office

09 NOVEMBER 2020
Plea to increase biosecurity funding

Plea to increase biosecurity funding

Biosecurity funding needs to be beefed up, according to a peak livestock body.

Beef

27 MAY 2020
$220M upgrade for biosecurity facility

$220M upgrade for biosecurity facility

A world-renowned biosecurity facility in Geelong is doing vital work on COVID-19.

Farm office

06 APRIL 2020
Important reminder for farm biosecurity

Important reminder for farm biosecurity

Farmers have been reminded of the importance of biosecurity.

Beef

16 DECEMBER 2019
New app to help farm biosecurity

New app to help farm biosecurity

A new app can help with farm biosecurity management.

Pastures

09 OCTOBER 2019
New Grains Biosecurity Officer for New South Wales

New Grains Biosecurity Officer for New South Wales

Well-known spraying guru Bill Gordon is the new Biosecurity Officer for New South Wales.

Agronomy

05 JUNE 2019
Beat the pest cycle prior to sowing

Beat the pest cycle prior to sowing

Hygiene and biosecurity are important before and during seeding.

Agronomy

08 MAY 2019
New members to grains biosecurity committee

New members to grains biosecurity committee

Rohan Day has been appointed as chair after almost three years as a member.

On-farm

24 APRIL 2019
Leaders in biosecurity awarded

Leaders in biosecurity awarded

On-farm biosecurity leaders celebrated.

On-farm

08 MARCH 2019