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Lisa accepting her award

Director of Food Safety & Food Authority CEO, Dr Lisa Szabo, has been awarded the 2020 Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST) President’s Award in recognition of her service to the Institute.

A NSW Department of Primary Industries shark biologist has confirmed a white shark was responsible for a fatal bite at Wooli Beach, north of Coffs Harbour yesterday, based on photographs from the scene.

NSW Department of Primary Industries staffon the lookout for cattle ticks at the Kempsey saleyards.

NSW Department of Primary Industries has urged north coast producers to be on the lookout for cattle tick with 170 infestations recorded in the past 12 months.

Working together to keep agriculture moving

- Agriculture; Ministerial

Bluetongue virus zone extended south

- Biosecurity

The bluetongue virus transmission zone has been extended approximately 100 kilometres south and inland following detection of BTV in cattle in the Shoalhaven area during routine testing for the National Arbovirus Monitoring Program.

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