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Weed, Pest and Disease Tools

Tools to assist farm production, protection and forward planning.

Detecting Liver Fluke

Sheep and cattle producers are offered free on-farm liver fluke testing during autumn.

Latest restrictions and flood take advice for rivers and streams

Information on the latest restrictions and flood take advice on rivers and streams.
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Pest Genie

Pest Genie is a database specialising in information about plant protection and animal health products

Pests and Diseases Image Library

PaDIL offers high-quality colour diagnostic images and information on pests and diseases.

Plant Biosecurity Manual Tasmania

The Plant Biosecurity Manual has been developed to ensure that imported plants and plant products do not pose a threat to Tasmania's primary industries, natural environment, and public health.

RHDV1 K5 to control wild rabbits

Rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus (RHDV) has been used in Australia for more than 20 years to minimise the impacts of introduced European rabbits on farming and the environment. The RHDV1 Czech v351 strain has been available to authorised users as a biological control agent since 1996. A strain introduced in 2017, known as RHDV1 K5, is now available for purchase.

Weeds Index for Tasmania

Lists problem weeds in Tasmania and links to control sheets and other information.