The Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment have developed a biosecurity alert on influenza in pigs with pandemic potential.
It provides information on the issue from an animal health perspective. The alert can be viewed here.
Between drought, fires and the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become clear that 2020 will be a year we will not readily forget.
Along with the reality of our changing climate, the COVID-19 pandemic has thrown health and biosecurity into the global spotlight at a time when Australia’s livestock industri…
The Australian sheep and wool industries are set to receive greater support in implementing proactive biosecurity measures, through the appointment of a specialist extension resource at Animal Health Australia (AHA), based in South Australia.
Establishing the role, which has been filled by Dr Emily …
A key theme of the recent 2020 ABARES Outlook conference was the practical steps we’d need to take as an industry to reach the goal of lifting the value of Australian agricultural production to $100 billion over the next decade.
Biosecurity throughout the supply chain plays a major role in achievi…
National Farmers Federation have pulled together a really useful one-stop shop of key contacts for assistance with stock, fodder and general disaster assistance for NSW and Victoria.