May

Keep an eye out for Asian honey bees

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Keep an eye out for Asian honey bees

Territorians are encouraged to report sightings of unusual bees to the Department of Primary Industry and Resources following the recent detection of a swarm of Asian honey bees in Karama, a northern suburb of Darwin.

New citrus canker restrictions in place

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New citrus canker restrictions in place

The Northern Territory Government has gazetted restrictions to control the spread of citrus canker.  The restrictions apply to the movement of a list of potential citrus canker host plants and any parts of those plants.

Fisheries inspectors appointed

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Fisheries inspectors appointed

Six Aboriginal rangers have been appointed as fisheries inspectors (class 1) to support the Department of Primary Industry and Resources with the monitoring and sustainable management and protection of the Northern Territory’s aquatic resources.

Animal Protection Bill introduced to Parliament

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Animal Protection Bill introduced to Parliament

A new Bill has been introduced into the Legislative Assembly to ensure greater protection under the law for Territory animals.

Exploration Grants now open to support the mining sector

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Exploration Grants now open to support the mining sector

Applications for the Geophysics and Collaborations program, under the $26 million Resourcing the Territory initiative, are open.

Get the best out of your mango research

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Get the best out of your mango research

Mango growers, producers, consultants and agronomists in the horticulture sector are invited to attend the Mango Research and Development (R&D) Forums on Wednesday 9 May in Darwin and Thursday 10 May in Katherine.

Animal welfare grants now opened

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Animal welfare grants now opened

Applications are now open for the 2018-19 Animal Welfare Fund grant program.

Recreational Fishing grants opened

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Recreational Fishing grants opened

Applications are open for the new Recreational Fishing Grants Scheme.