Winter dung beetle may reduce fly swarm

Winter dung beetle may reduce fly swarm

RESEARCH to minimise the impact of bush flies will enter its final stages this winter with the relocation...

Archive

02 JUNE 2014
Sterile fruit flies to fight new-breed outbreak battle

Sterile fruit flies to fight new-breed outbreak battle

WESTERN Australia has shipped a large quantity of sterile Mediterranean fruit flies (Medfly) across its...

Archive

26 MAY 2014
Vet handbook app launched

Vet handbook app launched

ANIMAL welfare will be further improved with the launch of a vet handbook application.

Machinery General

23 MAY 2014
An apple a day really does keep the doctor away

An apple a day really does keep the doctor away

LEADING horticulture and medical researchers are exploring how an apple a day keeps the doctor away,...

Archive

19 MAY 2014
Lime and cultivation can boost yields on forest gravels

Lime and cultivation can boost yields on forest gravels

Lifting soil pH above a critical threshold of 4.8, in combination with deep cultivation, has significantly...

Agronomy

07 MAY 2014
WA water supply discovered

WA water supply discovered

FARMERS in the Gillingarra area north of Perth have the opportunity to access a newly discovered groundwater...

Livestock General

05 MAY 2014
DNA to help growers identify barley

DNA to help growers identify barley

DNA finger-printing techniques are being used by the WA Department of Agriculture and Food to develop...

Agronomy

21 MARCH 2014
Supply chain costs hampering WA farmers

Supply chain costs hampering WA farmers

  The cost of export logistics will be discussed at several Regional Crop Updates hosted by the WA...

Agronomy

10 MARCH 2014
Young ag professionals on show at forum

Young ag professionals on show at forum

SOME of Western Australia's brightest young agricultural minds will have the opportunity to impress prospective...

Archive

05 MARCH 2014
WA continues fight against BJD

WA continues fight against BJD

 WESTERN Australia's fight to stave off bovine Johne's disease is continuing, after a number of test...

Livestock General

03 MARCH 2014
Growers reminded of pest danger

Growers reminded of pest danger

WESTERN Australian grain growers are being urged to check stored grain for pest infestations, especially...

Agronomy

26 FEBRUARY 2014
Rural Women's Awards race down to four

Rural Women's Awards race down to four

FOUR Western Australian women with a passion for agriculture and regional development are finalists in...

Archive

24 FEBRUARY 2014