Wild Dog & Pest Control

Wild dog and fox webinar to outline latest control tools

COLLABORATIVE wild dog and fox management strategies and the latest control tools will be outlined in a webinar/phone seminar next week…Read More

Sheep Central, February 28, 2020

Wild dog control in Victoria gets $840,990 boost from AWI

WILD dog and pest control in Victoria will be boosted by more than $840,000 in funding over the next three years from Australian Wool Innovation..Read More

Sheep Central, February 26, 2020

Wool body welcomes first national feral pig co-ordinator

PEAK body WoolProducers Australia has welcomed the appointment of Dr Heather Channon as Australia’s first national feral pig co-ordinator…Read More

Sheep Central, February 24, 2020

Former contractor offers exclusion fencers some handy tips

A VETERAN fencing contractor says the return of netting fencing is revitalising production options in inland areas, but warns in some cases poor construction and inadequate maintenance standards may be limiting the potential benefits…Read More

James Nason, December 20, 2019

Drought-affected farmers urged to apply for pest and weed grants

DROUGHT-AFFECTED Australian farmers can apply to access $10 million in federal pest and weed control grants in the second round of a federal government program…Read More

Sheep Central, December 20, 2019

South-west Qld graziers offered loans up to $1.3m for exclusion fences

SOUTH-WEST Queensland graziers are being offered loans of up to $1.3 million to help fund their share in private exclusion fencing cluster projects…Read More

Sheep Central, December 11, 2019

WA sheep and cattle fund releases grants for wild dog control

GAPS in wild dog control activities within Western Australia’s dog-fenced areas will be addressed by industry-funded grants announced today…Read More

Sheep Central, December 11, 2019

Not enough wild dog fencing wire and posts? Crowdfund it

CROWD funding has proved to be a unique solution for a wild dog fence project that needed just a little more wire and posts for completion…Read More

Sheep Central, October 14, 2019

Victoria introduces permanent kangaroo harvesting program

VICTORIA’S permanent kangaroo harvesting program was launched today, allowing landowners to give authorised harvesters permission to operate on their farms…Read More

Sheep Central, October 2, 2019

Labor matches Coalition’s $25 million SA dog fence commitment

BI-PARTISAN support for a $25 million upgrade to South Australia’s 100 year-old dog wild fence has been achieved just days before the Federal Election…Read More

Sheep Central, May 15, 2019

Massive camera theft rocks NSW wild dog and wildlife programs

A THEFT of animal monitoring cameras valued at more than $20,000 in New South Wales’ Guy Fawkes River National Park has compromised important wild dog and wildlife research and management programs…Read More

Terry Sim, May 3, 2019

New wild dog and fox control method performs in field trials + VIDEO

A NEW humane control method for wild dogs and foxes with less risk to non-target species has passed field testing in outback South Australia…Read More

Terry Sim, March 20, 2019

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