PNG bans Australian poultry

PNG bans Australian poultry

HEALTH concerns about imported Australian raw poultry into Papua New Guinea have prompted Agriculture...

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22 APRIL 2015
Second Panama outbreak shocks Queensland

Second Panama outbreak shocks Queensland

BANANA growers in North Queensland are reeling after another outbreak of Tropical Race 4 Panama disease...

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13 APRIL 2015
Federal govt responds to Panama outbreak

Federal govt responds to Panama outbreak

THE FEDERAL government has linked up with its Queensland counterparts in its response to the case of...

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18 MARCH 2015
Farmers say stronger biosecurity needed

Farmers say stronger biosecurity needed

A CALL for a commitment to improve the biosecurity legislation in New South Wales in the lead up to the...

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16 MARCH 2015
Tick fever scare puts NSW cattle on alert

Tick fever scare puts NSW cattle on alert

CATTLE producers in northern New South Wales are being urged to scan livestock for cattle ticks, following...

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21 JANUARY 2015
Israeli expert joins NT fight against plant disease

Israeli expert joins NT fight against plant disease

A TOP Israeli researcher has arrived in Australia to assist the Northern Territory with its response...

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07 JANUARY 2015
High alert for red fire ants in NSW

High alert for red fire ants in NSW

THE New South Wales Department of Primary Industries has issued a warning for land owners to keep an...

Livestock General

02 JANUARY 2015
Sign language skills helping get quarantine message across

Sign language skills helping get quarantine message across

BIOSECURITY on the front line at airports is essential for protecting Australian agriculture.

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03 DECEMBER 2014
News wrap

News wrap

IN today's news wrap: a new plant signifies dairy's comeback, Australia's biosecurity is at risk, and...

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01 DECEMBER 2014
Australia's biosecurity at risk

Australia's biosecurity at risk

A HUMAN disease pandemic, European honey bee colonies being wiped out and the invasion of a devastating...

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25 NOVEMBER 2014
Farming future in the clouds

Farming future in the clouds

THE FUTURE of farming systems appears to be in the clouds, and one Australian company is reaping the...

Machinery General

24 OCTOBER 2014
NT plan to eradicate banana freckle

NT plan to eradicate banana freckle

A RADICAL new plan to eradicate a crippling banana disease from the Northern Territory will result in...

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13 OCTOBER 2014