2016

Feedback on free range egg labelling

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Feedback on free range egg labelling

The Australian Government has developed an information standard for free range egg labelling. Interested stakeholders can provide feedback on the compliance and technical aspects of the information standard until 9 December 2016.

BeeConnected for Bee Protection

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BeeConnected for Bee Protection

Beekeepers and farmers are being urged to use a mobile phone app to help prevent the death of bees.

Don’t let your pet get heatstroke

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Don’t let your pet get heatstroke

As temperatures rise at this time of year, pet owners should be aware of the threat of pet heatstroke.

Put pond security on your Christmas to-do list

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Put pond security on your Christmas to-do list

Christmas may be a season for visiting the neighbours, but Territorians are being urged not to let their pond fish do the same.

Indigenous support sees noxious fish eradicated from Darwin sacred site

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Indigenous support sees noxious fish eradicated from Darwin sacred site

An aquatic pest has been eradicated from One Mile Dam with the support of community members, Larrakia Traditional Owners and Rangers.

Care for your furry family members this holiday season

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Care for your furry family members this holiday season

Territorians are reminded to ensure their pets are well cared for over the Christmas and New Year break.

Disease detected in Queensland prawns

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Disease detected in Queensland prawns

White spot disease has been detected on three prawn farms in south east Queensland. The disease is a highly contagious viral disease of prawns, caused by a white spot syndrome virus.

Exploring for the Future

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Exploring for the Future

Exploring for the Future is a new $100.5 million initiative by the Australian Government that aims to boost Australia's attractiveness as a destination for investment in resource exploration.

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Browsing Ant detection dogs

Following the detection of browsing ants in the Darwin port region in July last year, the NT Government joined forces with the Queensland Government to train and deploy browsing ant detector dogs.

Parthenium found in the NT

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Parthenium found in the NT

Parthenium has been detected on Victoria River Research Station.