Media Releases

DPI Water today announced the first ever in-depth analysis of the water market in NSW – Water markets in New South Wales – highlighting how the market has matured and the opportunities for Government and industry to drive further growth.

Angus is holding a bunch of his wheat and looking very proud

Northern NSW durum growers experienced great results with Durum Breeding Australia (DBA) durum wheat variety Lillaroi, even in the unusually wet 2016 season.

Matt is sitting in the cabin adjusting settings on the controls

Decision in ag precision

- Agriculture

A free precision agriculture field day at NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Yanco Agricultural Institute on Wednesday April 5 is set to attract local farmers who are keen to reap benefits from the latest generation technology.

Have your say on Farm Debt Mediation

- Agriculture

The NSW Rural Assistance Authority (RAA) is reviewing the state’s Farm Debt Mediation Act 1994 (the Act) to ensure it continues to deliver on its original intent of providing for the efficient and equitable resolution of farm debt disputes between farmers and creditors.

The NSW Government has moved swiftly to implement a number of recommendations following a report from the Parliamentary inquiry into commercial fishing.

Commercial fishers in NSW have only five days left to register for the subsidised share trading market.

A western Sydney man was lucky not to go to prison dealing illegally in abalone after being convicted in Bankstown Local Court last month.

NSW Department of Primary Industries is calling for the next generation of crop researchers to apply for a scholarship to support and encourage them to expand their studies and international networks.

NSW Deputy Premier, John Barilaro, and NSW Minister for Primary Industries, Niall Blair, today cast a line at Lake Eucumbene to enjoy some of the State’s best trout fishing conditions as they announced new funding for the world-class fishery.

The NSW Government continues to deliver on a key Basin Plan commitment with the release today of two more Status and Issues papers for community input as part of the water resource planning consultation, Acting Group Director Water Planning & Policy, Dr Christobel Ferguson, announced.