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Emerging Industries

Snap into Innovation: Australia’s Crocodile Industry Unveils RD&E Plan

Today marks a significant milestone for the Australian crocodile industry with the launch of the Australian Crocodile Industry RD&E Plan 2024-2029.

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Pasture Seeds

The rise of insecticide resistance in the redlegged earth mite

Insecticide resistance in redlegged earth mites (RLEM) has been closely monitored over the last 15 years. Initial instances of resistance surfaced in 2006 in Western Australia and since then, it has expanded to regions within Western Australia, South Australia, and Victoria, posing a growing concern for existing chemical control options.

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