The On-Farm Emergency Water Rebate Scheme has taken off, with the number of applications since it’s opening on 29 March 2019 exceeding expectations.
All recommendations in Table 16.1 of the Scientific Inquiry into Hydraulic Fracturing’s (Inquiry) final report have now been completed. This means the Northern Territory Government can assess applications for drilling of petroleum wells and hydraulic fracturing.
The Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR) held their annual bull sale on 18 June via an online auction.
On the back of the Northern Territory Government’s program designed to develop a tropical rock oyster aquaculture industry, two from the team at the Darwin Aquaculture Centre recently travelled to Malaysia to exchange knowledge with local oyster hatcheries and farmers.