Diwali, the ‘festival of lights’ is an exciting time for Hindus where customary gifts are exchanged across the world. It’s also a time of increased biosecurity risk as gifts containing plant and animal material may be sent to Australia.
Millions of Australian mangoes will soon be on their way to key export markets around the world, thanks to support from the Liberal-National Government’s International Freight Assistance Mechanism (IFAM).
The Australian Government is investing $8 million in 28 projects across the country under the Fisheries Habitat Restoration Program to assist in restoring the health and functionality of coastal and estuarine fisheries habitats.
Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management, David Littleproud, has appointed the next Grains Research Development Corporation (GRDC) non-executive directors for a three-year term, which commenced on 1 October 2020.