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MORE than 200 banana plants on a Tully Valley farm were destroyed last weekend in an effort to contain the devastating fungus Panama Tropical Race 4 disease.

Infected banana plants destroyed  

MORE than 200 banana plants on a Tully Valley farm were destroyed last weekend in an effort to contain the devastating fungus Panama
BOB Katter is keeping a suspicious eye on the combined governments’ biosecurity response to Panama disease Tropical Race 4 which has been discovered on a Tully banana property. 25 Mar 15 BOB Katter is keeping a suspicious eye on the combined governments’ biosecurity response to Panama disease Tropical...
THREE major macadamia companies are helping to protect the industry’s botanical heritage. 24 Mar 15 THREE major macadamia companies are helping to protect the industry’s botanical heritage.
LONG term implications from the detection of Panama disease Tropical Race 4 could re-open the discussion on banana imports. 19 Mar 15 LONG term implications from the detection of Panama disease Tropical Race 4 could re-open the discussion on banana...
WATERMELON producers crippled by cucumber green mottle mosaic virus (CGMMV) have been thrown a long-awaited financial lifeline after the Northern Territory government announced a $1.2 million interest subsidy scheme this week. 11 Mar 15 WATERMELON producers crippled by cucumber green mottle mosaic virus (CGMMV) have been thrown a long-awaited...

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FROM a Moulamein rice farmer to a Top End crocodile industry entrepreneur, the 22nd Rural Leadership Program participants are a diverse bunch.2:00 PM FROM a Moulamein rice farmer to a Top End crocodile industry entrepreneur, the 22nd Rural Leadership Program...
THE US Congress is scrambling to beat a fast-closing window to strike a domestic political deal to sign the TPP plan.8:15 AM  1 THE US Congress is scrambling to beat a fast-closing window to strike a domestic political deal to sign the TPP plan.

A BUNDABERG macadamia company is helping to protect the industry’s botanical heritage.29 Mar 15 A BUNDABERG macadamia company is helping to protect the industry’s botanical heritage.
MELON grower Terry O'Leary remains dissatisfied with a response from Alan Jones regarding allegations about “toxic” CSG water use.24 Mar 15  2 MELON grower Terry O'Leary remains dissatisfied with a response from Alan Jones regarding allegations about “toxic”...