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Looking ahead

What a year! It’s been tough, to put it mildly, but for many of us, we've reflected on what’s important and found new ways of delivering services and doing business. For Vinehealth Australia, 2020 has provi... Read More...

Biosecurity Act submission lodged

Vinehealth Australia has lodged a submission to Primary Industries and Regions SA (PIRSA) in response to the public consultation on developing a new Biosecurity Act for South Australia. You can read the submis... Read More...

Swift thinking prevents outbreak

Canberra resident Brett Burdett has demonstrated the power of community biosecurity action. Mr Burdett and his wife Donna noticed unfamiliar insect larvae in a newly purchased fridge in August and reported ... Read More...

Qfly: be prepared

The South Australian wine industry operates alongside other horticultural industries in many areas of our state, including in the Riverland Pest Free Area (PFA). As a result, the wine industry plays an importa... Read More...

Dirty footwear can cost you

A New Zealand agricultural machinery dealer and farmer was recently issued a $400 fine at Christchurch airport, plus ordered to pay court costs and an additional $500 to the Ministry for Primary Industries, fo... Read More...

New Biosecurity Act: have your say

The consultation phase to develop South Australian’s new Biosecurity Act is now open and will close on Tuesday. PIRSA has released a Technical Directions Paper and other materials to support the consultation p... Read More...

Are you vintage ready?

As vintage 2021 approaches, what score would you give yourself in relation to biosecurity preparedness? If you’re like most of us, you probably have a long list of jobs to do. We’re here to help. Our handy&... Read More...