Setting sights on feral pigs and weeds in WA

Setting sights on feral pigs and weeds in WA

Western Australian farmers and landholders will be able to better-manage the impacts feral pigs and weeds have on their properties, with a $444,000 investment from the Government. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, Barnaby Joyce, said the funding—part of the Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper—would fund coordinated efforts to manage feral pigs.…

Research to support Australia’s vegetable processing industry

Research to support Australia’s vegetable processing industry

The Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture (TIA) is supporting the future viability of Australia’s vegetable processing industry through a new project that aims to increase yields of processing crops. The $235,000 project is supported by funding from Hort Innovation using vegetable industry levies and funds from the Australian Government plus in-kind contributions from project collaborators TIA,…