A keen group took part in the ‘Biosecurity from the front line’ workshop at the Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference bright and early Sunday morning.
They heard from eight speakers, including
our o... Read More...
We’re putting the finishing touches on our
2018/19 Annual Report, which will be loaded onto the Vinehealth Australia
website by September. When we write our annual report, it provides an
opportunity to reflect... Read More...
Phase two of the Responsible
Visitation Campaign (RVC), created by Vinehealth Australia and co-funded by
PIRSA, aimed at educating tourists and wine tourism
staff about their role in keeping vineyards healthy,... Read More...
The Phylloxera and Grape Industry Act 1995 (Act), states that any property with 0.5 hectares or more of planted vines is required to be registered in the Vinehealth Register. But what happens when you reduce y... Read More...
Australia’s ‘Please Stay On The Track’ biosecurity sign is a popular option for
walking and cycling trails located near vineyards.
image of a horse was recently added to this sign, in respons... Read More...
New Zealand has undertaken an investigation into the presence of the Asian-native Harlequin ladybug (Harmonia axyridis), which first arrived in Auckland in 2016, and has found it already too widespread for a s... Read More...
The hitchhiker pest Brown marmorated
stinkbug (BMSB) is spreading rapidly through Europe and North America. In
response, our federal Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR) has
strengthened the se... Read More...
Sourcing information about protecting farms from diseases, pests and weeds just became easier, with the launch of the new Farm Biosecurity website.
website is a product of the Farm Biosecurity Pro... Read More...
Three new rootstocks will soon be released commercially,
following a CSIRO study focused on breeding and selecting new locally adapted
The new rootstocks – named “C114”, “C113” and “C20” ha... Read More...
against fruit fly has been strengthened with the upgrade of facilities at the
Yamba Quarantine Station now completed.
include new entry and exit routes, an additional pull-off are... Read More...