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Rum Jungle Environmental Impact Statement open for public comment

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Rum Jungle Environmental Impact Statement open for public comment

The former Rum Jungle Mine Rehabilitation Project Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) has been made available for public comment for a period of six weeks from 25 January to 6 March 2020.

Register for the Climate and Carbon in Agriculture Conference

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Register for the Climate and Carbon in Agriculture Conference

Primary producers, investors and researchers are being invited to register for the Climate and Carbon in Agriculture Conference 2020 taking place at the Adelaide Convention Centre on 31 March and 1 April 2020.

Preparing for emergency animal diseases: improving industry capacity

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Preparing for emergency animal diseases: improving industry capacity

The Livestock Biosecurity Branch recently hosted three post mortem workshops at the Charles Darwin University campus in Katherine to improve industry capacity to prepare and respond to emergency animal diseases.

Apply now for Rural Women’s Awards

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Apply now for Rural Women’s Awards

Could 2020 be your year to shine? Apply now for the AgriFutures™ Rural Women’s Awards, with applications closing on January 26.

Fireworks are for people, not pets!

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Fireworks are for people, not pets!

Fireworks are a fun and exciting way to see in the New Year, but for pets they can be extremely stressful.

Commercial cotton crops for Katherine

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Commercial cotton crops for Katherine

The Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR) began trialling commercial cotton crops this year in the Katherine region, with both rainfed and irrigated methods investigated during the process.

Don’t let your dog overheat in your car

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Don’t let your dog overheat in your car

With soaring temperatures reaching all areas of the Territory at the moment, the Department of Primary Industry and Resources is urging pet owners not to leave their beloved pet dogs in vehicles.

Tackling hairy issues: wild dog management workshop

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Tackling hairy issues: wild dog management workshop

A successful wild dog management workshop was hosted by the Alice Springs Pastoral Industry Advisory Committee (ASPIAC) at the Arid Zone Research Institute (AZRI) in early December.

Put local seafood on the table this Christmas

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Put local seafood on the table this Christmas

Territorians are encouraged to think local when planning the menu this Christmas.

Prepare your pets for cyclone season

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Prepare your pets for cyclone season

Cyclone season has officially started and it is now time to start to prepare for extreme weather during the wet season.