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Annual bull sale a success for Territory tough cattle

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Annual bull sale a success for Territory tough cattle

All 97 bulls were sold on Wednesday 1 July 2020 in the Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR) seventh annual online bull sale.

Melon Food Safety webinar

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Melon Food Safety webinar

The Melon food safety webinar will focus on food safety control measures.

Strengthening partnerships webinar

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Strengthening partnerships webinar

The Department of Primary Industry and Resources, Chief Executive Alister Trier will join NT Farmers Association CEO Paul Burke this Friday 3 July at 12:00pm for the final episode of the ‘Growing our Territory’ webinar series.

Strengthening the Territory’s protection from exotic plant pests and diseases

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Strengthening the Territory’s protection from exotic plant pests and diseases

New measures to protect the Northern Territory’s $251million horticultural industry from plant diseases, exotic plant pests and other risks were introduced today through amendments to the Plant Health Regulations 2011.

What happens when you report a plant pest?

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What happens when you report a plant pest?

Plant biosecurity focusses on keeping plant pests and diseases out of Australia, or actively controlling incursions that are already here. By reporting a plant pest you are protecting Australia and our horticulture industry.

Industrial hemp regulations

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Industrial hemp regulations

Register for the industrial hemp regulations webinar - Friday June 26 2020 at 11:00am.

Protect your dog from ehrlichiosis

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Protect your dog from ehrlichiosis

Information on how to protect your dog from the exotic tick-borne dog disease - ehrlichiosis.

Tick-borne dog disease ehrlichiosis confirmed in Northern Territory

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Tick-borne dog disease ehrlichiosis confirmed in Northern Territory

The disease ehrlichiosis, an exotic tick-borne dog disease, has been confirmed in a small number of dogs in Katherine and, a remote community west of Alice Springs. Ehrlichiosis was also previously detected in Western Australia’s Kimberly region during May 2020.

Spotlight on Modern Cotton

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Spotlight on Modern Cotton

The Department of Primary Industry and Resources Senior Research Agronomist Ian Biggs will join an expert panel on Friday 19 June at 12pm for NT Farmers ‘Growing our Territory’ webinar series.

2020 Agriculture webinar series

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2020 Agriculture webinar series

Weekly webinar series aimed at helping growers keep abreast of national and local agricultural projects.