More effective control sought to beat off invasive snails and slugs

Several exotic snail and slug species of European origin have established in Australian cropping regions and become significant pests of grain crops. Slugs and snails attack seedling crops, resulting in plant damage and yield impacts and losses associated with the costs of resowing and paddock control. Snails, additionally, climb crop plants in spring and contaminate […]

Support for Western Australia to better manage feral pigs and wild dogs worth $445,800

The Australian Government is providing $445,800 to Western Australia (WA) for a project to enhance the management of feral pigs and wild dogs, through a Federation Funding Agreement with states and territories as part of the $30.3 million Established Pest Animals and Weeds Management Pipeline Program. This funding will support the development of a sophisticated […]