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A father and son from Fairfield have been ordered to pay more than $16,000 in fines and costs, after recently being found guilty of breaching a number of fishing rules and regulations while fishing in Lake Illawarra.

Matt Notley

Farmer focused precision cropping

- Agriculture

Popular demand has driven the development of a new precision agronomy course for grain growers to be delivered by the NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Tocal College.

Kurt Lindbeck and Michael Leane discussing lupin anthracnose

Good news for lupin growers

- Biosecurity

Local lupin crops have been given the all clear for lupin anthracnose disease after a joint NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) and Local Land Services biosecurity surveillance operation found no sign of the devastating disease in NSW.

Illegal prawn fishers sentenced on south coast

Two men have pleaded guilty to multiple fisheries offences after being found in joint possession of approximately 240 litres of prawns, which were taken from Lake Wollumboola, Culburra Beach NSW.

A DPI Fisheries officer on the look-out for anglers targeting Murray cod upstream of Copeton Dam

Murray Cod season currently closed

- Fishing

The NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) is reminding anglers that it is illegal to target Murray Cod, in the Gwydir River upstream of Copeton Dam, during the closed season.

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