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FeralScan celebrates 10 years of pest monitoring
FeralScan celebrates 10 years of pest monitoring

Launched on Australia Day 2011, FeralScan has marked its tenth anniversary with a major upgrade to the free Centre for Invasive Species Solutions community pest management...

Encouraging uptake of new National Vendor Declaration

Positive uptake of the latest version of the Livestock Production Assurance National Vendor Declaration (LPA NVD), the only version now accepted for all species of livestock...

Be COVID Safe. Be Road Safe.
Be COVID Safe. Be Road Safe.

The Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association of Australia (ALRTA), Livestock and Rural Transporters Association of Victoria (LRTAV) and the Livestock and Bulk Carriers Association of...

FeralScan and pest management workshops in NSW – 44 completed and counting
FeralScan and pest management workshops in NSW – 44 completed and counting

Forty-four training sessions for communities and pest management organisations have been delivered across NSW in 2020, as part of the Centre for Invasive Species Solutions FeralScan...

Seeing more rabbits over summer does not mean we are losing the fight
Seeing more rabbits over summer does not mean we are losing the fight

It is common around this time of year to see more rabbits hopping around. (more…)...

Reminder to test pasture and hay for annual ryegrass toxicity (ARGT)

Owners are reminded to have pasture and hay tested and to monitor stock daily to prevent annual ryegrass toxicity (ARGT) in horses and livestock. (more…)...

Transporting livestock in hot weather conditions

Livestock transporters are reminded they have a responsibility to minimise the risk of heat stress in livestock being transported this summer, whether it’s an interstate journey...

Australia, it’s time to ask for Droughtmaster beef by name
Australia, it’s time to ask for Droughtmaster beef by name

When you consider Australia’s Natural Wonders, Uluru, the Great Barrier Reef and the Outback come to mind. There is another natural wonder and it lives, breathes...

Vaccinate now to protect livestock from anthrax
Vaccinate now to protect livestock from anthrax

NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) and Local Land Services (LLS) have urged farmers to vaccinate cattle and sheep against anthrax, to prevent the disease which...

World first sheep sustainability framework calling for public comment

Red meat producers and industry participants are being invited to consult and have their say on the impending Australian Sheep Sustainability Framework. (more…)...

Thirteen years at Centre’s helm ensures lasting feral pest innovation legacy
Thirteen years at Centre’s helm ensures lasting feral pest innovation legacy

Ensuring farmers, researchers, government, industry and the community work together with impact has been the lasting legacy left by the Centre for Invasive Species Solutions long-standing...

Herd rebuild buoyed by anticipated summer rain

Anticipated drought-breaking rainfall across northern and eastern Australia this summer is expected to allow the national herd rebuild to gain pace, according to Meat & Livestock...