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A rainbow trout is being gently let back into the water

Trout season opens this October long weekend

- Fishing

This Saturday, 30 September, will mark the official opening of the State’s annual trout season, which is tipped to be a cracker for anglers across NSW.

Blue swimmer crabs illegally taken

Three Auburn men recently appeared before Parramatta Local Court, where they pleaded guilty of possessing more than the limit and possessing prohibited size blue swimmer crabs, which were taken from Lake Wollumboola on the NSW South Coast.

NSW Rural Women's Gathering 2017

NSW rural women’s gathering hosted by Narrandera

- Agriculture

It’s time to register for the 2017 NSW Department of Primary Industries’ (DPI) Rural Women’s Gathering, with this year’s theme Women, Culture, Land – Just add water, to be held 27-29 October at Narrandera.

Benefits to flow from cutting edge science

- Agriculture

International researchers at the cutting edge of the growing field of synthetic biology have gathered in Sydney for the Synthetic Biology Australasia Conference, beginning today.

Releasing ‘trophy’ sized flathead ensures the sustainability of recreational fishing in Lake Macquarie.

The NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has recently listed Lake Macquarie on the NSW Central Coast in the ‘trophy’ fishery program, which aims to protect dusky flathead while allowing anglers to experience the thrill of catch and release fishing.

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