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Farm-gate Hygiene

WHAT HAVE YOU GOT TO LOSE? Background The South Australian wine industry is worth $2.11 billion to the state’s economy. But keeping South Australian vineyards free from phylloxera and other pest threats has n... Read More...

Welcome to Australia’s wine capital!

Australia is a land of generous spirit, relaxed outlook and love of life. But one thing we’re not casual about is vine health. We have some of the oldest grapevines in the world. And you have the power to ke... Read More...

What are you doing to protect your vines?

What is this biosecurity thing? How does biosecurity benefit your vineyard, your region, your state and your country? We͛ve put together this short video to create a picture of the key issues. Want to know wha... Read More...

Watch this!

We know video packs a punch when it comes to communication. That’s why we’ve created a new biosecurity video to set the scene about vine health. You can watch the video below. https://vimeo.com/239414069 ... Read More...

Exotic stink bugs found in Australia

Live brown marmorated stink bugs have been found in electrical equipment in western Sydney that came from Italy, according to reports in the past week. The brown marmorated stink bug (Halyomorpha halys) (BMS... Read More...

60 second reminder

We’re pleased to see word is spreading in relation to the new rules for footwear disinfestation. Earlier this year, researchers from Agriculture Victoria found that eliminating the water rinse and increasing... Read More...

87 records ‘pending’

The number of growers maintaining their contact details and vineyard records in Vinehealth Australia’s vineyard register via the online kiosk, rather than by hard copy, is on the rise. However, there are 87 ins... Read More...

Know your weeds

Have you ever had trouble identifying a weed or finding a control option that works? If so, you’re not alone. PIRSA (Biosecurity SA) in partnership with the eight Natural Resource Management regions has just... Read More...