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Catch the million dollar barra

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Catch the million dollar barra

Season three of the Territory’s iconic Million Dollar Fish competition is now underway.

Northern Territory seafood shines on national stage

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Northern Territory seafood shines on national stage

Northern Territory seafood businesses took out three categories at the 2017 National Seafood Industry Awards, presented in Sydney on Thursday 28 September.

2018 Rural Women’s Award now open

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2018 Rural Women’s Award now open

Nominations are now open for the 2018 AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award.

Mining production report 2016-17

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Mining production report 2016-17

The mining industry is an important contributor to the Northern Territory economy.

New harvest strategy to protect mud crabs

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New harvest strategy to protect mud crabs

A new mud crab harvest strategy has been released to ensure the long-term sustainability of the resource for all Territorians.

Globally recognised aquaculture certification

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Globally recognised aquaculture certification

Humpty Doo Barramundi (HDB) has become the first aquaculture facility in the Northern Territory to achieve Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification, which recognises socially responsible and environmentally sustainable aquaculture.

Mining securities released

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Mining securities released

The Northern Territory Government has introduced a new policy to release the amount of security held against individual authorised mining activities.

Browsing ant eradication program on track

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Browsing ant eradication program on track

A Queensland-based odour detection dog and her handler have spent two weeks in Darwin assisting with efforts to eradicate browsing ant from several infested sites.

Animal Welfare Fund grant recipients announced

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Animal Welfare Fund grant recipients announced

Eleven not-for-profit organisations whose core business is animal welfare have received grants as part of the 2017-18 Animal Welfare Fund grants program.

Inspiring the Territory’s future scientists

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Inspiring the Territory’s future scientists

Centralian Senior College students learnt about some of the exciting career opportunities in science, agriculture, fisheries and aquaculture when they spent a day with Department of Primary Industry and Resources scientists.