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DPI provides a range of services to stakeholders in NSW, to continue driving economic growth and increasing the value of primary industries in the State.

Virology lab at Elizabeth Macarthur Agricultural Institute

NSW DPI Laboratory Services provide quality assured laboratory testing services in the fields of veterinary pathology, analytical chemistry and plant health.

Hire opportunities are available at both Belgenny Farm and Tocal Homestead.

A number of scientific collections are held by DPI, ranging from the insect and mite collection to scientific illustrations.

An overview of education opportunities, including resources for schools and professional development courses for industry.

DPI Research and development has been ranked in the top 1% of world research institutions in agricultural, plant and animal science.

DPI Library Services are found in a number of key locations across NSW.

DPI publications are available for purchase from the NSW Government Online Shop.

Tocal publications are available for purchase via the Tocal website.

The Rural Resilience Program and Rural Womens Network work within NSW communities to share information and strengthen networks.