Wild dog control on the agenda in WA

Wild dog control on the agenda in WA

A STATE-WIDE approach to wild dog control in Western Australia took an important step last week when...

Livestock General

20 OCTOBER 2014
Veterinary officer to strengthen livestock disease surveillance

Veterinary officer to strengthen livestock disease surveillance

WESTERN Australia's Department of Agriculture and Food is getting a new veterinary officer who brings...

Livestock General

13 OCTOBER 2014
Upbeat signs on killing hoary cress threat

Upbeat signs on killing hoary cress threat

THERE are promising early signs that the troublesome weed hoary cress could be eradicated, as the WA...

Agronomy

08 OCTOBER 2014
Caution around redlegged earth mite control

Caution around redlegged earth mite control

WESTERN Australian farmers planning spring control for redlegged earth mite on pastures are being urged...

Agronomy

06 OCTOBER 2014
WA growers urged to watch out for new types of crop rust

WA growers urged to watch out for new types of crop rust

Isolated pockets of rust are starting to appear in Western Australian barley crops but new pathotypes...

Agronomy

06 OCTOBER 2014
Nitrogen boost to barley

Nitrogen boost to barley

BARLEY growers aiming to penetrate the premium malting market will have to consider their nitrogen applications...

Agronomy

22 SEPTEMBER 2014
Normal rainfall to finish spring

Normal rainfall to finish spring

A NORMAL to above-normal rainfall outlook for the next two months has been issued by the Department of...

Agronomy

17 SEPTEMBER 2014
Crops on deep ripped soils show promise in dry season

Crops on deep ripped soils show promise in dry season

A TRIAL at Buntine in Western Australia's northern grainbelt is highlighting the potential benefits to...

Agronomy

15 SEPTEMBER 2014
Positive learning outcome from MH17 disaster

Positive learning outcome from MH17 disaster

THE Western Australian Department of Agriculture and Food and the family of two Australian victims of...

Archive

15 SEPTEMBER 2014
New wheat data to help growers

New wheat data to help growers

GROWERS will have the opportunity to review a new approach to the selection of wheat varieties at this...

Agronomy

27 AUGUST 2014
Destructive nematodes found in Moora area

Destructive nematodes found in Moora area

GROWERS are reminded to investigate uneven crops to check if plant parasitic nematodes are present, after...

Agronomy

18 AUGUST 2014
New technique relies on odours to detect dieback

New technique relies on odours to detect dieback

GRAINS researchers at Murdoch University and the Department of Agriculture and Food Western Australia...

Agronomy

15 AUGUST 2014