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In The News
Tuesday 21 July 2015
DPI Water today announced that a release of water from Lake Wetherell at Menindee Lakes will commence on Thursday 23 July.
Monday 20 July 2015
Hot tips on getting value for money from sheep handling equipment, new information from post-weaning fleece assessments and the latest sire evaluation reports from top rams will put breeders and sheep producers in the box seat at the Trangie Agricultural Research Centre's (TARC) free field day on Thursday August 6.
Saturday 18 July 2015
Minister for Primary Industries, Lands and Water Niall Blair has praised volunteers, who will this weekend inspect more than 600 properties in the Port Botany area to ensure the successful eradication of red imported fire ants.
Friday 17 July 2015
Average or above average rainfall across much of the State during June has led to a positive outlook for producers across much of the State.
Thursday 16 July 2015
Minister for Primary Industries, Niall Blair, has announced the NSW Government will fund two innovative projects as part of its $1 million Dairy Industry Fund – to ensure a bright future for the state’s $1.25 billion dairy industry.
Thursday 16 July 2015
Riverina farmers will have the opportunity to find out how rigorous research, a good fit in mixed farming systems and growing markets have seen a pulsating preference for faba bean at the Griffith Ex-Servicemen's Club on Wednesday July 29.
Tuesday 14 July 2015
Minister for Primary Industries, Niall Blair, has welcomed the release of a series of draft recommendations, which outline proposed changes to ensure the long-term sustainability and viability of the commercial fishing industry in NSW.
Thursday 23 July 2015
Minister for Primary Industries, Niall Blair, today announced the search was now underway for a new Chair of the Local Land Services Board of Chairs.
Entries open for 2015 NSW Farmer of the Year
Nomination details are now available for this year's NSW Farmer of the Year award, designed to recognise excellence in farming within NSW.
Hendra virus update
Two properties near Murwillumbah on the NSW north coast have been released from quarantine with testing and decontamination completed following the death of a horse due to Hendra virus.
Red Imported Fire Ants
The Department of Primary Industries and Local Land Services are undertaking extensive surveillance throughout July and August.
Storm affected farmers in NSW
Information for farmers affected by recent severe weather. For assistance with livestock and other animals during the Hunter floods, contact the Agriculture and Animal flood emergency hotline on 1800 814 647.