Linda Blackwood was last night announced as the Northern Territory (NT) winner of the AgriFutures™ Rural Women’s Award for a project which would see station managers digitally access the records and accreditations of potential contractors.
The Veterinary Board of the Northern Territory is seeking feedback on proposed changes to the Veterinarian Act and Code of Conduct. The proposed changes aim to enable better functionality and service of the legislation to veterinarians and the general public.
Officers from the National Banana Freckle Eradication Program are currently delivering the final round of banana plant inspections to ensure the Territory can be declared free of the disease.
Three inspiring Territorians have been named as finalists in the Northern Territory (NT) AgriFuturesTM Rural Women’s Award.
This season’s third hatchery spawn of Blacklip Rock Oysters was recently completed at Darwin Aquaculture Centre (DAC).
Comprehensive biosecurity measures implemented following the outbreak of banana freckle in 2013 have paid off for Batchelor fruit farm Rum Jungle Organics.
Barramundi stocks have been replenished at popular fishing spot Manton Dam.
Arid Zone Research Institute (AZRI) staff and services will commence relocations to support asbestos removal, carpet replacement and air conditioner works.
A new online tool has been developed that will help the tree crop industry respond more quickly in a biosecurity or post natural disaster emergency response, and a team in Darwin has assisted with the research on mango crops.
A new Bill has been introduced into the Legislative Assembly to ensure greater protection under the law for Territory animals.