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  • Banana growers urged to have their say

    Biosecurity Queensland is seeking feedback from members of the banana industry and the general public regarding the Panama TR4 Program’s communication activities through an independent evaluation that will inform future engagement.



  • $10,000 on offer for Queensland women in agriculture

    Queensland women in agriculture are encouraged to enter the 2018 AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award, for a chance to win a $10,000 project bursary.


  • Biosecurity Queensland’s Coen centre more than just an info service for tourists

    Tourists passing through Queensland’s iconic Cape York are armed with vital information on how to protect this unique area and the rest of Queensland from plant and animal pests and diseases.


  • Precision agriculture helps sugar industry manage

    Department of Agriculture and Fisheries senior agronomist John Hughes addressed the Fertcare workshop in Mackay last month to talk about findings from two precision agriculture projects that have contributed to the development of a template for continuous improvement in the sugarcane industry.


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