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02-06-07, 09:04 AM
Are you a small rural landholder?

Australian farmers know that biosecurity practices are essential in protecting their plants, animals and livelihood, but many people who own small rural landholdings are not aware of the importance of biosecurity and how it could impact on Australia's agricultural industries.

It doesn't matter if you own a household pet, some chooks or have a small vegie patch in your backyard, you are responsible for protecting your plants and animals from pests and disease.

To find out what biosecurity is, and the simple biosecurity measures you can adopt on your property visit the Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry website - www.daff.gov.au/biosecurity