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DPI Farm Decision Technology trial site at Orange

Collaboration takes big data on-farm

- Agriculture

NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) in Orange today displayed an innovative collaboration taking big data onto the farm to deliver powerful monitoring and information systems, which will allow farmers to save time and manage their businesses with less risk and potentially greater profit.

NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Senior Principal Research Scientist, Dr Matthew Broadhurst has been recognised at the 2017 Sydney Fish Markets Seafood Excellence Awards with a highly commended for Excellence in Environmental Practice.

Brown and yellow markings and curling of the leave are some symptoms of Verticillium wilt

New research by the NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) will focus on the fungal disease Verticillium wilt to help the Australian cotton industry to manage the risk associated with the disease.

Minister for Primary Industries, Regional Water and Trade and Industry, Niall Blair, and NSW Farmers President Derek Schoen today declared the 2017 NSW Farmer of the Year Award open for applications and nominations.

Four NSW schools have received awards as part of the 2017 Investigate Science and Technology Competition for their work on aphids, each taking home a cash prize.

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