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Expression of Interest - 2017 Farm Planning Courses

Agriculture Victoria staff are seeking expressions of interest from landholders to participate in whole farm planning courses.

Latest Media Releases

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Azolla gets the push

Thursday 12 October 2017
A specially designed amphibious vehicle from Australian Aquatic Services was used to help move azolla along the lower Broken Creek downstream of Nathalia to improve flows for irrigators and native fish last week. Read More...

Landholders urged to keep honeysuckle under control along the Yea River

Thursday 5 October 2017
More than 95 per cent of plant pest honeysuckle on the Yea River between the Yea township and the Yea Wetlands has now been controlled thanks to efforts by the community, volunteers and the Green Army. Read More...

Local flora and fauna knowledge helps guide reserve management

Wednesday 27 September 2017
Local knowledge about native fauna and flora in the Broken and Boosey creeks area is playing an important role in helping prioritise management activities at smaller public reserves. Read More...

CEO re-appointed

Tuesday 26 September 2017
Chris Norman has been re-appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority (CMA) for another three years. Read More...

Drones for Drains

New drone technology was used to resume work on the Stanhope primary drain, 20 years after it stalled due to a lack of funds. Read More...

The results are in

The results from a trial of the eshepherd experimental prototype have been collated and the findings are extremely encouraging. The findings from the trial, conducted on a beef cattle farm in southern NSW, revealed that the virtual fence was... Read More...

Water for Private Wetlands

For the first time in Victoria a privately owned wetland has been flooded using water donated by an investment fund. The purposeful flooding is part of a scheme supported by the Murray-Darling Basin Balanced Water Fund, a body which seeks to tackle... Read More...

Spring environmental flow good for water quality, fish and plants

Monday 11 September 2017
Communities, Traditional Owners, farmers and wildlife will all benefit from an environmental flow along the Goulburn River between Goulburn Weir and the Murray River due to be delivered from mid-September. Read More...

Winery walking track gets a new leaf of life

Tuesday 5 September 2017
The native shrub that gives the Rock Correa Walk at Dookie’s Tallis Cellar Door its name is being re-established in areas along the track route. Read More...

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