During the first webinar of the Botanic gardens biosecurity webinar series, Dr Daniela Carnovale from Plant Health Australia introduced the series and discussed how botanic gardens can support … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, Biosecurity, Botanic gardens, Webinars
Biosecurity basics, Pests, diseases and weeds, Surveillance
During the holiday season more people are travelling and exchanging gifts which increases the risk of spreading plant pests and diseases.
You may think that the … Read More
BMSB, Hitchhiking, Import, Quarantine zones, Travel
Biosecurity basics, Tips, Travelling
Protecting plants from pests is an important part of keeping plants healthy within botanic gardens, agricultural systems and the natural environment, but what do we … Read More
definition, Plant pest, xylella
Biosecurity basics, Pests, diseases and weeds
If you find an unusual plant pest or disease the national Exotic Plant Pest hotline (1800 084 881) is the number to call.
When you call … Read More
Exotic, Plant pest, Reporting
Biosecurity basics, Tips
Plant biosecurity is the actions individuals, industries, governments and others take to keep plant pests and diseases from entering or moving around Australia. The goal … Read More
Biosecurity, Botanic gardens, Health