Making farms safer from age 2 to 92


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This Farm Safety Week, the National Farmers’ Federation is urging farmers to take stock of what safety means to all farm participants whatever their age. (more…)

Protect your dog from Ehrlichia canis

Protect your dog from Ehrlichia canis


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NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) is advising dog owners to be alert, not alarmed, after the detection of ticks carrying the disease Ehrlichiosis in South Australia. (more…)

Farm safety front and centre


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National Farm Safety Week is underway and acts as a reminder of the many dangers involved in farming and the need to protect our farmers and farm workers the best we can. (more…)

Horse events should continue as planned

Horse events should continue as planned


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Hunter Local Land Services is advising the Upper Hunter community that all local horse events should continue as planned. A confirmed case of Hendra virus in one horse near Scone is an isolated incident, and any equestrian or human sporting or community events in the district are fine to proceed. (more…)

World Food Safety Day 2019


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June 7 2019 marks the first ever World Food Safety Day, proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in December 2018. (more…)