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National Banana Freckle Eradication Program

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National Banana Freckle Eradication Program

Did you have banana plants removed as part of the National Banana Freckle Eradication Program? If you had banana plants removed from your property you are eligible to participate in the sentinel planting program. Sentinel plants are an important step in checking that the Territory has successfully eradicated Banana Freckle.

Prepare your pet for cyclone season

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Prepare your pet for cyclone season

Your animals are your responsibility. It is up to you to plan ahead and prepare for the safety and welfare of your pets.

Longer lasting passionfruit season

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Longer lasting passionfruit season

The Northern Territory has developed a number of promising new varieties of passionfruit for commercialisation.

Ti Tree EOI closing soon

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Ti Tree EOI closing soon

Expressions of Interest (EOI) for the establishment of a horticultural enterprise near Ti Tree will soon close.

Plans to continue clean-up of Rum Jungle legacy mine

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Plans to continue clean-up of Rum Jungle legacy mine

Major work is planned to address the long term environmental legacies at the former Rum Jungle mine site.

NT’s agricultural innovators represented at national summit

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NT’s agricultural innovators represented at national summit

Agriculture experts from the Territory recently attended GrowAg, a national summit that brought together 100 of Australian agriculture’s young innovators and leaders.

Ti Tree horticulture lease – expressions of interest now open

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Ti Tree horticulture lease – expressions of interest now open

The NT Government is calling for Expressions of Interest (EOI) to lease land near Ti Tree for the establishment of a horticultural enterprise.

Garlic crop trial has potential in Central Australia

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Garlic crop trial has potential in Central Australia

A garlic crop trial is being harvested at the Arid Zone Research Institute in Central Australia.

USA gets first taste of NT mangoes

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USA gets first taste of NT mangoes

Manbulloo mango farm in Katherine will provide the first-ever shipment of Territory mangoes to the United States.

Catch a fish worth a million dollars

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Catch a fish worth a million dollars

The second season of the Northern Territory’s Million Dollar Fish competition is underway, with 101 prize-tagged barramundi swimming in Top End waters.