Widespread drought conditions continued to affect New South Wales (NSW) during September 2019. Prolonged drought conditions and an unfavourable three month rainfall outlook continue to provide challenging hydrological and
agronomic forward scenarios.
The NSW DPI $4 million Biomass for Bioenergy project is investigating opportunities for increasing the amount of sustainable biomass use in NSW
with a focus on electricity generation.
The NSW DPI and Local Land Services are encouraging farmers across the state to vaccinate their cattle and sheep against anthrax.
DPI is calling for Expressions of Interest for four independent members to join its Young Farmer Business Program Advisory Committee.
NSW DPI supports the NSW Rural Fire Service during a bush fire emergency. More on the current situation and important contact details. Being prepared is a key to minimising the impacts of fire on your property, your family and your animals.
A state-of-the-art emergency command vehicle is now on the road and bringing front line drought assistance to the region’s farmers.
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