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Recreational Fishing Advisory Committee Announced

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Recreational Fishing Advisory Committee Announced

The NT Recreational Fishing Advisory Committee was recently formed to provide advice to the Minister on key matters of importance to recreational fishing.

Animal Welfare grant

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Animal Welfare grant

The NT government is calling for applications from organisations whose primary business is animal welfare with the launch of the 2016-2017 Animal Welfare Fund Grant Programme.

National Banana Freckle Eradication Program phase 3 begins

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National Banana Freckle Eradication Program phase 3 begins

No permit, no plant is the simple message from the National Banana Freckle Eradication Program as the clock ticks over to the start of Phase 3.

Katherine Farm and Garden Day

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Katherine Farm and Garden Day

The Katherine region is a very prospective region for primary industry development in the NT and is positioned well to supply growing export markets in Asia.

Browsing ant detection dogs

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Browsing ant detection dogs

Following the detection of browsing ants in the Darwin port region in July last year, the NT Government joined forces with the Queensland Government to train and deploy browsing ant detector dogs.

Plenty more fish in the…lake

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Plenty more fish in the…lake

Nine thousand baby barras have been given a new home at Palmerston.

Banana freckle sentinel planting invitations

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Banana freckle sentinel planting invitations

Invitations to participate in the final phase of the National Banana Freckle Eradication Program are being sent to 3000 households in the Greater Darwin Area.

Banana Freckle Regrowth Deadline

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Banana Freckle Regrowth Deadline

Finding and destroying banana plants that have regrown is the major focus of the National Banana Freckle Eradication Program over the next two weeks.

Get your pets cyclone ready

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Get your pets cyclone ready

The Northern Territory Government’s Animal Welfare Inspectors are urging Territorians to plan for the care of their pets in the lead up to the start of the cyclone season on November 1.

CGMMV detection at Berrimah Research Farm

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CGMMV detection at Berrimah Research Farm

Two separate areas have been placed under quarantine at Berrimah Research Farm following the confirmed detection of Cucumber Green Mottle Mosaic Virus.