In response to the rapid expansion of brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) throughout Europe and North America, the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment has retained the seasonal measures to manage the risk of BMSB from arriving in Australia for the 2020–21 BMSB risk season. Continue reading
Why are those trees so big?
The Australian hazelnut industry’s Spring Farm Walk in Orange on Saturday, 19 October, promises to explore the potential climatic regions considered suitable for growing hazelnuts in Australia, redefine the volume and timing of inputs and rethink the shape of hazelnut trees. Continue reading
The department of Agriculture today released ‘Country–Handle with Care’, a biosecurity web series that calls on locals and visitors to do their part to protect Australia from the biosecurity risk of pest and disease. Continue reading