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Community trappers support vital pest research

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Community trappers support vital pest research

Territorians have provided vital research insights into a nation-wide project to improve early detection and reporting of Tomato potato psyllid (TPP), one of the world's most destructive horticultural pests across Australia.

Fireworks are for people, not pets!

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Fireworks are for people, not pets!

Fireworks are a fun and exciting way to see in the New Year, but for pets they can be extremely stressful.

Small Business JobMaker Booster scheme opens

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Small Business JobMaker Booster scheme opens

Small businesses across the Territory can now capitalise on the Northern Territory (NT) Government’s $7.8 million Small Business JobMaker Booster schemes.

Keep your animals safe

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Keep your animals safe

The holidays are nearly here. Make sure you have planned to keep your animals as safe as possible during cyclone season. If you don’t already have a cyclone kit and emergency plan for your family and animals – now is the time!

Make your pets safety, your priority these holidays

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Make your pets safety, your priority these holidays

Looking after a pet is a huge commitment. If you are considering buying a pet this Christmas, make sure you have the time and money to look after it.

Put local seafood on the table this Christmas

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Put local seafood on the table this Christmas

Territorians are encouraged to think local when planning the menu this Christmas.

2020 end-of-year closure

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2020 end-of-year closure

The Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade offices will be closed from Friday 25 December 2020 to Sunday 3 January 2021.

Teaching the next generation of fish guardians

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Teaching the next generation of fish guardians

Last month, the Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade’s Fisheries Division piloted their newly developed education resource, the Fish Guardians remote schools program at the Arnhem Land Marine Science Camp.

Increased certainty to pastoralists and the petroleum industry

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Increased certainty to pastoralists and the petroleum industry

The Northern Territory Government has endorsed the Petroleum Regulations 2020, providing clarity for Territory landholders and the petroleum industry.

Prepare your livestock for emergencies

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Prepare your livestock for emergencies

Cyclone season is here! As a livestock owner, you need to make sure your animals are prepared for emergencies. Prepare your livestock emergency plan and include relocation arrangements, infrastructure planning, identification markings, food, water and emergency contact numbers.