https://www.pbri.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/PBRI-e1673404665903.png 200 300 Mandy Jarvis http://www.pbri.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/PBRI_Logo_text.svg Mandy Jarvis2023-01-11 12:44:192023-01-11 13:39:42Biosecurity extension insights from retail to on-farm
The sixth Biosecurity Extension Community meeting was held online on 14 December 2022, with 30 practitioners from multiple plant industries meeting to share insights, observations and best-practice on-farm biosecurity techniques. The Biosecurity…
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Australia, and the rest of the world, continue to face increasing biosecurity threats to our plant, animal industries and native environment. Recent calls for greater global coordination in biosecurity research to strengthen plant health made…
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National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology and acknowledges the important contribution of Australian scientists to the world of knowledge. This year the event was held from 13 – 21 August. Science…
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The third Biosecurity Extension meeting was held online on 26 October 2021. Fifty extension practitioners working across plant and honeybee industries, met to hear insights from the Queensland incursion of Panama disease tropical race 4…
https://www.pbri.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/anne-walters.jpg 200 300 Amanda Yong http://www.pbri.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/PBRI_Logo_text.svg Amanda Yong2021-09-01 15:06:262021-10-28 15:06:44New Partnership with the Plant Health Committee
A collaboration between PBRI and the Plant Health Committee was supported at the August PBRI Committee Meeting. Deputy Chair of Plant Health Committee, Dr Anne Walters emphasised the importance of this partnership in developing plant biosecurity…
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Members of the Biosecurity Extension Community heard insights from a major incursion for the WA vegetable industry, tomato potato psyllid, and the benefits of the Biosecure HACCP program for the nursery industry.
https://www.pbri.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Coconut-rhinoceros-beetle.jpg 200 300 Amanda Yong http://www.pbri.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/PBRI_Logo_text.svg Amanda Yong2021-06-09 15:39:002021-06-28 16:13:19Over the horizon biosecurity workshop
PBRI members met on 24 April to hear about research focused on ‘over the horizon’ biosecurity threats, a high priority area for the members.
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The PBRI has scheduled a series of workshops across the year to explore current and proposed research around agreed high priority topics. The purpose of these workshops is to collaborate across sectors, building on existing research investments…
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2020 was declared the International Year of Plant Health by the United Nations General Assembly and as the year draws to a close, we can reflect on the opportunities we had to raise global awareness on the importance of plant health.
https://www.pbri.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/BSMB-on-citrus.jpg 200 300 Amanda Yong http://www.pbri.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/PBRI_Logo_text.svg Amanda Yong2020-11-17 15:12:232020-11-17 15:13:15$50 million in plant biosecurity projects prioritised and coordinated through national collaboration
The protection of our $32 billion plant industries is a priority of the highest order, and this provides drive and focus for the collaborative Plant Biosecurity Research Initiative.