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Be a biosecurity bud this Valentine’s Dayhttp://www.agriculture.gov.au/Pages/biosecurity-bud-valentines-day.aspxBe a biosecurity bud this Valentine’s Day13/02/2019 13:00:00To meet lovers’ demand this Valentine’s Day the number of flower imports significantly rises, but so does the risk of some heart breaking biosecurity pests.GP0|#1b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd;L0|#01b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd|Biosecurity;GTSet|#5ee39e24-624a-46c5-9e73-232c141c2d2c;GP0|#877c65f5-7408-4bcb-9d31-8b15aae55722;L0|#0877c65f5-7408-4bcb-9d31-8b15aae55722|Imports;GP0|#0bf953da-4412-4887-9867-ce519b340263;L0|#00bf953da-4412-4887-9867-ce519b340263|Detection;GP0|#98550914-fa8e-4c7c-b261-4a1df7e06f49;L0|#098550914-fa8e-4c7c-b261-4a1df7e06f49|Cultural events;GP0|#27340486-9202-448b-b84a-895b5484b29a;L0|#027340486-9202-448b-b84a-895b5484b29a|Plants
Recognised plant biosecurity champion at Australia Day Awardshttp://www.agriculture.gov.au/Pages/recognised-plant-biosecurity-champion-aus-day-awards.aspxRecognised plant biosecurity champion at Australia Day Awards29/01/2019 13:00:00Assistant Secretary of Plant Import Operations, Lois Ransom, has been awarded a Public Service Medal in recognition of her outstanding public service through the strengthening of Australia’s plant biosecurity system.GP0|#1b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd;L0|#01b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd|Biosecurity;GTSet|#5ee39e24-624a-46c5-9e73-232c141c2d2c;GP0|#27340486-9202-448b-b84a-895b5484b29a;L0|#027340486-9202-448b-b84a-895b5484b29a|Plants
Be biosecurity aware this Chinese New Yearhttp://www.agriculture.gov.au/Pages/be-biosecurity-aware-chinese-new-year.aspxBe biosecurity aware this Chinese New Year24/01/2019 13:00:00Chinese New Year is a busy time for travelling and gift-giving, but some items sent or brought to Australia during this period could pose a biosecurity risk and potentially carry pests and diseases.GP0|#98550914-fa8e-4c7c-b261-4a1df7e06f49;L0|#098550914-fa8e-4c7c-b261-4a1df7e06f49|Cultural events;GTSet|#5ee39e24-624a-46c5-9e73-232c141c2d2c;GP0|#1b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd;L0|#01b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd|Biosecurity;GP0|#f1c4aa4a-bf9d-481d-9623-4d2a9a353852;L0|#0f1c4aa4a-bf9d-481d-9623-4d2a9a353852|Food;GP0|#e5577587-38e0-4727-a873-a721a82251e3;L0|#0e5577587-38e0-4727-a873-a721a82251e3|Animals;GP0|#0bf953da-4412-4887-9867-ce519b340263;L0|#00bf953da-4412-4887-9867-ce519b340263|Detection;GP0|#d3fb9e8c-c18f-466c-9702-980610a9f170;L0|#0d3fb9e8c-c18f-466c-9702-980610a9f170|Diseases
Keeping Australia free from African Swine Fever http://www.agriculture.gov.au/Pages/african-swine-fever-.aspxKeeping Australia free from African Swine Fever 16/01/2019 13:00:00In response to the recent spread of African Swine Fever (ASF), the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has increased its border activities.GP0|#1b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd;L0|#01b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd|Biosecurity;GTSet|#5ee39e24-624a-46c5-9e73-232c141c2d2c;GP0|#0bf953da-4412-4887-9867-ce519b340263;L0|#00bf953da-4412-4887-9867-ce519b340263|Detection
International recognition to help plant health grow http://www.agriculture.gov.au/Pages/international-recognition-help-plant-health-grow.aspxInternational recognition to help plant health grow 20/12/2018 13:00:00The first International Year of Plant Health will be held in 2020 recognising the importance of global cooperation to keep plants healthy and free of pests and diseases.GP0|#27340486-9202-448b-b84a-895b5484b29a;L0|#027340486-9202-448b-b84a-895b5484b29a|Plants;GTSet|#5ee39e24-624a-46c5-9e73-232c141c2d2c;GP0|#9dc03203-1149-4e9e-93da-6c590a717d32;L0|#09dc03203-1149-4e9e-93da-6c590a717d32|Awareness;GP0|#10030c3a-133e-4667-b9eb-4cfc1eab0379;L0|#010030c3a-133e-4667-b9eb-4cfc1eab0379|Agriculture
$120,000 fine for serious biosecurity breacheshttp://www.agriculture.gov.au/Pages/120000-fine-serious-biosecurity-breaches.aspx$120,000 fine for serious biosecurity breaches20/12/2018 13:00:00A Brisbane company and its director have been fined a total of $120,000 for biosecurity breaches associated with the transport and storage of imported uncooked pig meat during 2014 and 2015.GP0|#1b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd;L0|#01b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd|Biosecurity;GTSet|#5ee39e24-624a-46c5-9e73-232c141c2d2c;GP0|#c585af8d-c74f-468e-9216-b08c59fbd754;L0|#0c585af8d-c74f-468e-9216-b08c59fbd754|Prosecution;GP0|#877c65f5-7408-4bcb-9d31-8b15aae55722;L0|#0877c65f5-7408-4bcb-9d31-8b15aae55722|Imports
Public servant charged for illegal importation of exotic fishhttp://www.agriculture.gov.au/Pages/public-servant-charged-illegal-importation-exotic-fish.aspxPublic servant charged for illegal importation of exotic fish19/12/2018 13:00:00An Australian Government biosecurity officer will face court today over his alleged role in the illegal importation and sale of exotic fish in Australia.GP0|#1b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd;L0|#01b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd|Biosecurity;GTSet|#5ee39e24-624a-46c5-9e73-232c141c2d2c;GP0|#e5577587-38e0-4727-a873-a721a82251e3;L0|#0e5577587-38e0-4727-a873-a721a82251e3|Animals;GP0|#877c65f5-7408-4bcb-9d31-8b15aae55722;L0|#0877c65f5-7408-4bcb-9d31-8b15aae55722|Imports
Sniffing out biosecurity risks at Norfolk Islandhttp://www.agriculture.gov.au/Pages/Sniffing-out-biosecurity-risks-Norfolk-Island.aspxSniffing out biosecurity risks at Norfolk Island19/12/2018 13:00:00Norfolk Island’s newest biosecurity team member is already hard at work sniffing out potential biosecurity risks to safeguard the island from pests and diseases.GP0|#1b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd;L0|#01b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd|Biosecurity;GTSet|#5ee39e24-624a-46c5-9e73-232c141c2d2c
Keeping stink bug risks off Australian shoreshttp://www.agriculture.gov.au/Pages/Keeping-stink-bug-risks-off-Australian-shores.aspxKeeping stink bug risks off Australian shores18/12/2018 13:00:00The department has directed a second vessel to leave Australian Territory, as a result of significant risks associated with brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB).GP0|#36423460-e04c-4f65-bf9e-561886d065cd;L0|#036423460-e04c-4f65-bf9e-561886d065cd|Seaports;GTSet|#5ee39e24-624a-46c5-9e73-232c141c2d2c;GP0|#0bf953da-4412-4887-9867-ce519b340263;L0|#00bf953da-4412-4887-9867-ce519b340263|Detection;GP0|#1b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd;L0|#01b5c2c70-9325-45cf-9f14-655bd9c296dd|Biosecurity
Draft report on live sheep Heat Stress Risk Assessmenthttp://www.agriculture.gov.au/Pages/draft-report-live-sheep-hsra.aspxDraft report on live sheep Heat Stress Risk Assessment12/12/2018 13:00:00​​The independent Heat Stress Risk Assessment (HSRA) Technical Reference Panel has released its draft report on heat stress risk in live sheep exports to the Middle East.GP0|#a50623f9-9fb1-460a-8284-4027d32a2269;L0|#0a50623f9-9fb1-460a-8284-4027d32a2269|Live animal exports;GTSet|#5ee39e24-624a-46c5-9e73-232c141c2d2c

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