North Coast Local Land Services

Local vets and rangers prepare for frontline plant disease response

Local Livestock Health and Pest Authority rangers and vets prepared to be on the Local Land Services frontline last year when 30 spent the day at a plant biosecurity workshop to discuss how they will stop the spread of emergency plant pests and diseases.

 

Rangers and vets from the Hume, Riverina and Lachlan regions attended.

 

“We don’t want to wait for an emergency to happen – early detection is key to effective responses.” Acting Executive Director Biosecurity NSW DPI, Barry Kay