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  1. Scientists Jumping over Obstacles for Horse Breeding

    29 May 2017

    In a world first, scientists from the University of Newcastle have developed a method which will allow horse sperm to survive longer, which, in turn will open the gate for more chances of success in o...
  2. Exercise shows why biosecurity is not a bunch abalone for aquatic industry

    29 May 2017

    For the first time ever, Australia’s aquatic industry was the focus of the annual Rapid Response Team (RRT) professional development activity. This unique RRT activity, which took place from the...
  3. Monthly Catch-Up: Cassandra Meagher

    29 May 2017

    This month we caught up with Cassandra Meagher to chat about her previous role as Executive Director Biosecurity at Agriculture Victoria and her thoughts on biosecurity in Australia. What did your ro...
  4. Northern Territory to reduce Johne’s disease regulations whilst Western Australia releases their state plan

    29 May 2017

    With the transitional arrangements for the Johne’s Beef Assurance Score (J-BAS) coming to an end soon on 30 June 2017, most states have removed regulation for Johne’s disease (JD) in cattle. This ...
  5. Providing veterinary services to smallholder farmers

    16 May 2017

      Friday June 9 2017, 9:00am-5:00pm University of Melbourne, Building 400, Corner of Flemington Road and Park Drive, Parkville This workshop will provide veterinary practitioners with skills and ...
  6. Biosecurity – for creatures great and small

    15 May 2017

    Whilst sheep, cattle, chickens and pigs are the bread and butter of Australia’s livestock production, there are a host of other unique livestock sectors across the country that contribute to the eco...
  7. Board Profile: David Palmer

    27 Apr 2017

    David Palmer has been an AHA Director since 2011. Prior to this, David worked in administration and policy development in the Australian beef, sheep meat and goat industries and also operated his own ...
  8. Johne’s disease in cattle: the next phase

    19 Apr 2017

    The next phase of the new, national approach to Johne’s disease (JD) in cattle is now approaching, with transitional arrangements for the Johne’s Beef Assurance Score (J-BAS) ending on 30 June 201...
  9. AHA helps out with white-spot disease in prawns response

    29 Mar 2017

    Jackie Poyser, AHA’s Senior Manager Communications and Partnerships, spent two weeks in February assisting with the public information function of Queensland’s response to white-spot disease in pr...
  10. Don’t buck the trend: welfare guide gets thumbs up from goat producers

    23 Feb 2017

    Since being launched in July last year, the Australian Industry Welfare Standards and Guidelines for Goats have been assisting goat producers across the country improve their welfare practices and now...

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