Ahead of the NSW state election on 25 March 2023, the NSW Government caretaker period has commenced. Limited updates will be made to this website during this period.
A biosecurity control order is in place until 29 March 2023, following confirmation of White Spot on two NSW prawn farms and to support tracing and surveillance activities as part of the response.
Through leading research, world class industry projects and future-focused activities, DPI solves challenges and uncovers the valuable opportunities within Primary Industries for a better today and prosperous tomorrow.
The rollout of electronic identification for sheep and goats in NSW is explained in the recently released implementation plan.
View the NSW Agriculture Commissioner's reports on landuse conflict and renewable energy, as well as the Government's response
Grants of up to $100,000 are now available for seafood business to drive the value of NSW seafood through increased awareness and consumption. Applications close 17 March 2023.
An $18 million compensation package has been developed for registered beekeepers affected by the varroa mite outbreak, under an agreement reached by governments and industry.
NSW DPI works hand-in-hand with producers – through droughts, floods, fires and biosecurity challenges – to drive stronger primary industries.
NSW DPI is globally recognised as a top 1% plant, animal and environmental sciences research organisation.
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