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Department says farmers are to blame

Wilson, K. (1990) Department says farmers are to blame. Elders Weekly, 1 February 1990. p. 6 [Publication] [Special Collections]


Newspaper article by Ken Wilson.

The Department of Agriculture responded to claims by the Western Australian Farmers Federation (WAFF) that their system for reporting sheep deaths due to annual ryegrass toxicity (ARGT) is ineffective. The Department claim that, beyond the initial losses, farmers often did not report further losses and therefore their figures could not adequately capture the scale of losses.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Copyright: ©1990 Elders Weekly
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/55518
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