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  • Western producer on the right side of the fence

    Wool producer Donald Truss has erected more than 100km of exclusion fencing on his property in an effort to minimise the devastating impact of wild dogs.


  • Brisbane Airport – closing in on fire ants

    A last surveillance sweep of the Brisbane Airport and surrounds is underway to confirm there is no further trace of fire ants in the area.


  • Buying, selling and moving livestock – NLIS workshop for local producers

    The Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF) is running a series of workshops in Central Queensland to assist beef producers make effective use of the National Livestock Identification Scheme (NLIS) website and livestock identification technology.


  • 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.



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