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Exotic plant pest found in WA

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Exotic plant pest found in WA

The Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia has recently detected an exotic plant pest, the tomato potato psyllid (TPP) which attacks a range of plants in the Solanaceae and Convolvulaceae family, including potato, tomato, eggplant, capsicum, chilli, tamarillo and sweet potato.

Expressions of Interest open for AZRI horticultural development

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Expressions of Interest open for AZRI horticultural development

Horticultural land is being offered for lease at the Arid Zone Research Institute (AZRI) in Alice Springs—and it comes with an abundant supply of clean, recycled water.

100 years of NT geological reports now online

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100 years of NT geological reports now online

More than 100 years of geological reports collected for mineral exploration in the Northern Territory are now available online.

Government funds free cat desexing for concession card holders

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Government funds free cat desexing for concession card holders

The Northern Territory Government has provided funding for 120 concession card holders in the Palmerston and Litchfield areas to have their cats desexed at no charge.

Funding available for NT resource exploration

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Funding available for NT resource exploration

The Northern Territory Government is committed to the development of the NT by providing exploration opportunities to assist in unlocking the Territory’s untapped resources.

Lower Daly River reopened for recreational barramundi fishing

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Lower Daly River reopened for recreational barramundi fishing

The Daly River Fish Management Zone has been reopened for recreational barramundi fishing.

Drone technology aiding legacy mine remediation

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Drone technology aiding legacy mine remediation

Drone technology is being used to inspect Legacy Mine sites in the Northern Territory.

Expressions of Interest open for AZRI horticultural development

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Expressions of Interest open for AZRI horticultural development

30 hectares of land at the Arid Zone Research Institute (AZRI) near Alice Springs is being made available for a commercial horticulture lease.

Fruit fly found in Ti Tree

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Fruit fly found in Ti Tree

An outbreak of fruit fly has been declared in the Ti Tree area and eradication activities have started.

Sentinel banana plants

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Sentinel banana plants

Final chance for Darwin and rural residents to collect their sentinel banana plants.