2016-17 proved to be a ground-breaking year for NSW Primary Industries, as favourable seasons and strong global demand led to significant sector growth, particularly for beef and wheat.
NSW DPI works with Local Land Services (LLS) and other agencies/organisations to support the NSW State Emergency Service (SES) by coordinating animal welfare relief services and assisting affected primary producers. For emergency help in floods and storms call the SES on 132 500
It’s been two decades in the making but today the biggest reform in commercial fishing kicks off with the introduction of new quota and management arrangements.
Entrepreneurs from Australia and across the world have been invited to join a global research and agricultural technology centre based in the NSW Central West.
NSW DPI is leading the response following the detection of the exotic pest, Brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) at a warehouse in western Sydney after a container arrived from Italy.
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