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In The News
Friday, 14 June 2013
NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) today encouraged horse owners to vaccinate their horses against the potentially deadly Hendra virus.
Thursday 13 June 2013
The NSW Government is calling on stakeholders of the State’s agriculture industry to help develop a plan that will lay the groundwork for the sector’s future.
Wednesday 12 June 2013
Minister for Primary Industries Katrina Hodgkinson officially opened the largest aquaculture development of its kind in NSW. The Marianvale Blue Murray Cod farm at Towrang aims to secure a regular supply of quality Murray Cod to the market place.
10 June 2013
NSW Trade & Investment Director General, Mark Paterson AO, today congratulated NSW Department of Primary Industries Director General, Dr Richard Sheldrake, on being named a Member (AM) in the General Division of The Order of Australia.
Tuesday 18 June 2013
The NSW Liberals & Nationals Government will deliver more than $1.1 billion to the NSW Department of Primary Industries to ensure world class research and development and important services for regional communities continues, Minister for Primary Industries Katrina Hodgkinson said.
8 June 2013
NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) veterinarians today confirmed Hendra virus as the cause of death of one horse west of Macksville on the NSW mid north coast. The mare died suddenly on Wednesday after being seen earlier in the day appearing normal.
Livestock Land Transport Standards
Everyone involved in land transport of livestock in NSW needs to be aware of new animal welfare legal requirements.
Agriculture Industry Action Plan - have your say
DPI has released an Issues Paper seeking stakeholder input to address the challenges and opportunities for the agriculture sector over the next 10 years.
Horse owners should remain vigilant to minimise exposure of their horses. Keep up to date with the latest information.
Veterinary Practice Regulation 2013 – have your say
The proposed Regulation deals with the provision of veterinary services including the declaration of restricted acts of veterinary science.
Government announces key decisions on Local Land Services
The NSW Government has delivered its response on Local Land Services following recommendations from the independent Stakeholder Reference Panel.