Biosecurity boost to stop top threat Khapra beetle

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated December 29 2020 - 11:38pm, first published 8:00pm
DANGEROUS PEST: The small khapra beetle, next to its large larvae form.

BIOSECURITY will receive a $14.5-million boost to protect Australia's borders against one the biggest threats to the nation's agriculture.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

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