SERIOUS ALLEGATIONS OF BIOSECURITY BREACHES

3 July 2018 APFA MEDIA RELEASE SERIOUS ALLEGATIONS OF BIOSECURITY BREACHES BY FOUR CORNERS VERY CONCERNING FOR PRAWN FARMERS The Four Corners program last night raised very serious allegations of biosecurity breaches affecting not only the Australian prawn industry but also Australia’s agricultural industry. “These allegations are very concerning and we continue to be extremely […]

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Although not harmful to human health white spot is devastating to the Australian crustacean seafood industry

White spot does not affect human health and is safe to eat. It is devastating however to our clean and green crustacean seafood industry. Please support Australia’s seafood industry by asking where your seafood has come from and buying local (Australian) seafood. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-07-02/white-spot-disease-is-it-safe-to-eat-infected-prawns/9890588    

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2018 Symposium: Call for expressions of interest

The 2018 Ridley Australian Prawn Farmers’ Association Symposium welcomes the submission of expressions of interest for oral presentations and workshops. Also, a call for student posters is now open.     Theme SMART FARMING, but not limited to: Technology, Innovation & Farm Efficiency; Other: please indicate Pathology & Disease management and monitoring; Biosecurity Pond Health […]

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