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New and enhanced Territory Jobs Hub

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New and enhanced Territory Jobs Hub

The online Territory Jobs Hub has new features to help local businesses find workers more efficiently and reduce time spent on recruitment.

Business Hardship Package extended

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Business Hardship Package extended

The Business Hardship Package has been extended until 1 July 2021, to further support Territory businesses that have experienced significant hardship due to COVID-19.

GPS trackers placed on cattle to inform investment decisions

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GPS trackers placed on cattle to inform investment decisions

The Northern Territory (NT) Government’s Paddock Power collaborative project has taken another step forward with GPS tracking collars placed on 160 cattle to gather evidence which will better inform future investment decisions.

American foulbrood detection

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American foulbrood detection

A case of American foulbrood (AFB) has been detected in Alice Springs in September in a hobby bee-keeper hive.

Rambutan field walk

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Rambutan field walk

The Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade in partnership with the Northern Territory Farmers Association (NTFA) recently conducted a field walk through the rambutan research block at the Coastal Plains research farm in Darwin.

Keeping tropical oyster farming on track

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Keeping tropical oyster farming on track

Over the past two months, Fisheries Division staff from the Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade, have travelled to Groote Eylandt and South Goulburn Island to assist with the construction of oyster trial longlines and data collection for the Cooperative Research Centre for Developing Northern Australia (CRCNA) tropical oyster trials.

OBM: Territory Grown Roadshow

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OBM: Territory Grown Roadshow

A refreshed October Business Month (OBM) will be hitting the road in 2020 to provide on the ground support to small businesses across the Territory.

Training excellence celebrated in the Territory

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Training excellence celebrated in the Territory

The Territory’s Training Award winners have been revealed highlighting the incredible talent in our local vocational education and training sector.

Vanuatu seasonal workers complete quarantine

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Vanuatu seasonal workers complete quarantine

Last week Thursday marked the completion of the 14 day quarantine period at the Howard Springs facility for the 162 Vanuatu seasonal workers.

Maintaining the barramundi population in Palmerston lakes

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Maintaining the barramundi population in Palmerston lakes

In partnership with the Palmerston City Council, the Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade (DITT) today released 100 barramundi into Palmerston lakes.