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Murray cod stocks surpass one million

- Fishing; Ministerial

Minister for Agriculture and Western NSW Dugald Saunders today helped release 5,000 Murray Cod fingerlings in the Macquarie River at Dubbo, taking the total number of Murray Cod stocked in NSW waterways in 2021-22 to 1.27 million, eclipsing previous records.

Alert issued for fish deaths

- Fishing

The NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has warned residents along the Barwon-Darling-Baaka Rivers to be alert for fish deaths in the coming days and weeks due to hypoxic blackwater, caused by decaying sticks, leaves and other organic matter being washed into the river.


Demo site shows way to wrestle wily weed

- Agriculture; Biosecurity

Best practice management of Chilean needle grass featured in a free tropical pastures research update held at the Tamworth Agricultural Institute this month.

The New South Wales and Australian Governments are inviting councils across New South Wales to apply for $2.1 million in grants under the Recreational Fishing and Camping Facilities Program (the Program), which opens today.

A new season of The Business of Farming podcast has been released to help young farmers thrive in agriculture, capturing the key ingredients to running a successful farm business.

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