Agriculture, Media releases, News, Research

ACACA Grant for agricultural collaboration with China

NRM South has received a highly competitive $44,000 grant under the latest rounds of the Australian Government Australia-China Agriculture Cooperation Agreement (ACACA) to deliver an Australia-China Sustainable Agricultural Technology Forum in Tasmania in 2018. Following a visit to Tasmania by Chinese President Xi Jinping three years ago, NRM South initiated

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Biosecurity, News, Stories

The looming crisis of dieback

A recent article has starkly illustrated the dangers to our environment posed by the plant disease known as Phytophthora. With impacts likened to the effects of bleaching across our coral reefs, Phytophthora cinnamomi is more active in warmer, wetter conditions and has the potential to wreak havoc with our natural

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Grants, Stories

Max Kitchell – NRM South Tasmanian Leaders scholarship opportunity

Max Kitchell served as Chair of the NRM South Board for six years, stepping down from the role late 2016.  In recognition of his service to the organisation, a scholarship to the value of $5,600 has been created to help leaders and practitioners in the management of our natural resources make

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e-news, News, Stories

June 2017 e-news

As we mark the passing of the winter solstice, we can at last look forward to getting a little more sunlight every day until the year’s end. Most of us are in reporting mode here at the NRM South office, wrapping up on a range of projects that have been

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Environment, News, Stories

Celebrating Tasmania’s seafood

(L-R): Anna Wind (Cradle Coast NRM), Belinda Yaxley (Petuna Aquaculture) and Nepelle Crane (NRM South) at the Seafood Awards dinner. NRM South was proud to partner with NRM North and Cradle Coast NRM to sponsor the Environment Stewardship Award at the Tasmanian Seafood Awards on July 1 2017. Over the

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