Territorians and visiting fishos are set for a boost of recreational fishing opportunities with work beginning on constructing four new engineered, artificial reefs to be placed in the Beagle Gulf off Darwin.
Commercial kaffir lime leaf growers in the Northern Territory (NT) can sell their leaves interstate again, after procedures for the monitoring, treatment and packing of kaffir lime leaves were agreed by the Australian, state and territory governments.
On 16 May 2019 the Hemp Industry Bill was introduced into Parliament.
Animal welfare organisations are encouraged to jump online to submit their applications for the 2019-2020 Animal Welfare Fund grant program, with submissions closing this Friday 17 May.
Applications will open on Wednesday 15 May for the $1 million NT Recreational Fishing Grants Scheme.
The Northern Territory’s (NT) capacity to respond to Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) has increased with Department of Primary Industry and Resources veterinarian, Megan Pickering, completing intensive FMD training in Nepal.
The Northern Territory Government is continuing to support recreational fishers, with more than 800 barramundi fingerlings released into the Palmerston lakes.
Rising maximum and minimum temperatures resulting from climate change will impact many crops currently grown in the Northern Territory.
The 2019-2020 Animal Welfare Fund grant program is now open.The program offers grants funding to eligible not-for-profit organisations for animal welfare projects and activities that improve the well-being, care and responsible management of animals in the Northern Territory (NT).
The Northern Territory Government has worked with independent scientific experts to develop a draft Code of Practice (the Code) for Onshore Petroleum Activities in the Northern Territory and is now seeking public feedback.