Protect against unwanted plant pests
Our biosecurity system helps protects us. Everyone has a role in supporting our biosecurity system.
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BMSB Seasonal Measures
Australia has strengthened seasonal measures to manage the risk of BMSB.
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Get 'snapshots’ of agricultural, forestry and fisheries industries, or analysis of key issues.
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Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is a highly contagious animal disease that affects cattle, sheep, goats and pigs.
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This is the place to find Australian Government information about agriculture, fisheries, forestry, biosecurity and trade.
Foot-and-mouth disease and lumpy skin disease are two of the world’s most serious animal diseases.
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The National Biosecurity Committee in consultation with key stakeholders developed a National Biosecurity Strategy to provide a strategic direction for Australia’s biosecurity system.
Building stronger and more sustainable agriculture, fisheries, forestry and land care.
Lowering biosecurity risks to Australia, and assisting industry to accelerate growth towards a $100 billion agricultural sector by 2030.
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.
We enhance our agricultural industries and trade, and manage the threat of biosecurity risks to Australia.
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