Category: Sustainability

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Bank on weed seed research to boost grain production

DPIRD research scientists Glen Riethmuller and Dr Catherine Borger examine crop-competition in a weed trial at the department’s Wongan Hills Research Facility. The pair has been researching emerging weeds in the grainbelt to improve integrated …

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Fruitful facts on citrus varieties

Citrus growers will have new information to boost orchard productivity, with the release of a series of first-edition Primefacts developed by the NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI). NSW DPI has the largest citrus research and …

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Eastern Barred Bandicoot Back From Brink Of Extinction

One of the state’s most endangered native animals has been brought back from the brink of extinction thanks to a conservation program backed by the Victorian Government. The re-establishment of the Eastern Barred Bandicoot on Phillip …

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