Bee biosecurity officer appointed in NSW

April 4, 2016

Beekeepers in NSW now have an advisor on hand to help them keep their hives free from pests and diseases, as part of Plant Health Australia’s Bee Biosecurity Program, it was announced this week.

Hayley Pragert has started work in the new role of Bee Biosecurity Officer as part of a joint industry–government initiative to look after Australia’s honey bees. More

Exercise Haryana – National Delimitation activities

March 11, 2016

Exercise Haryana is being run to gain a better idea of how prepared Australia is for a Karnal bunt incursion, and to improve our ability to implement a rapid national response to Karnal bunt should it be detected.

The National Delimitation activities that form the second phase of Exercise Haryana will run from March until early May. More