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Find information on the prevention and management of biosecurity threats.
Take action now—prevent African swine fever
Anyone entering a property where animals are kept must comply with the property’s biosecurity management plan
Check out our resources for managing animals in drought
Find out about the fire ant treatment season, which runs from September 2018 to June 2019
The Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries has implemented movement restrictions from Caloundra to the New South Wales border due to the detection of the virus that causes white spot
If you live or work in a fire ant biosecurity zone, you may need a permit to move material
Keep updated about the new Biosecurity Regulations being developed
Keep updated with current information about Panama outbreak
~ Name the native ~
Only growing to about half a metre high, this native displays furry pink flowers in spring and summer....
Liver fluke is a Trematode—a flat-looking parasitic worm carried by some snails. Immature fluke stages emerge from the snail and attach to plants before being consumed by livestock, where the adult fluke lives in the liver. This image shows a...
An important message about African Swine Fever from our federal counterparts. It's very important to declare any food products when entering the country....
Peruvian primrose (Ludwigia peruviana) has recently been detected in the Samsonvale area. This is the first detection of this invasive plant in Queensland. Terrestrial or partially submerged, this small shrub can grow up to 3m high and impact native wetland...
Fire ant bait treatment by helicopter
For more information, visit daf.qld.gov.au/fireants or call 13 25 23.
Biosecurity Qld Snapshot
Biosecurity: Are you ready?
Localised fire ant eradication program shows promise in the west
For more information on the fire ant program, visit www.daf.qld.gov.au/fireants.
Liver fluke is a Trematode—a flat-looking parasitic worm carried by some snails. Immature fluke stages emerge from the snail and attach to plants before being consumed by livestock...
Aussies love their bananas 🍌 🍌 🍌
Five million are consumed daily!
All of the fresh bananas you see in Australia are grown in Australia, with 94% from Queensland farms.
Melon necrotic spot virus (MNSV) is a serious disease of cucumber, honeydew, rockmelon and watermelon. It can cause necrotic spots and lesions on leaves, stems and fruit.
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