World antimicrobial awareness week

November 18-24 is World Antimicrobial Awareness week (WAAW) 2022

The theme of this year's event is 'Preventing antimicrobial resistance together'.

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Support for flood-affected farmers

Find out who can help and how.

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Expressions of interest are now open for the Biosecurity Innovation Program

We're seeking innovative ideas and solutions that will assist us in addressing biosecurity challenges and risks

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Make biosecurity a priority on your property now

Foot-and-mouth disease and lumpy skin disease are two of the world’s most serious animal diseases.

Know the signs & when to act

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Know the signs of Foot-and-mouth disease

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is a highly contagious animal disease that affects cattle, sheep, goats and pigs.

Know the signs and when to act

Budget October 2022-23

2022–23 October Portfolio Budget Statements

Our budget statements detail how we will use our allocated funds each financial year.

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Agriculture and land

Building stronger and more sustainable agriculture, fisheries, forestry and land care.

Biosecurity and trade

Lowering biosecurity risks to Australia, and assisting industry to accelerate growth towards a $100 billion agricultural sector by 2030.

Science & research

Science and research

Understanding research and collecting data to support informed decisions and policies.



Working together to manage Australia's fisheries now and into the future.



Shaping a strong industry focused on sustainable use of our forests.

About us


We enhance our agricultural industries and trade, and manage the threat of biosecurity risks to Australia.

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News and Media

  • Media release
  • Trade
25 November 2022
Visit paves the way for deeper trade ties
  • Media release
  • Drought
24 November 2022
Despite rain, momentum is growing with farmers and communities contributing to local efforts to build drought resilience through the Future Drought Fund (FDF).
  • Media release
  • Fisheries
24 November 2022
A new report from the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES) has found that the majority of stocks assessed were both not overfished and not subject to…