Lismore Biosecurity Forum

The inaugural Lismore Biosecurity Forum was held on Wednesday 12 June 2019 at the Lismore Showgrounds from 9.00am - 3:00pm.

Wild dogs, ants, regenerative agriculture, Indigenous land practices and biological controls were some of the high-interest topics to be covered by experts well regarded in their respective fields.

Topics covered:Lorraine Gordon

  • Regenerative agriculture - Southern Cross University
  • Animal Biosecurity - Local Land Services
  • Crazy Yellow Ants - Local Land Services
  • Red Imported Fire Ants - Local Land Services
  • Wild dog baiting program - Local Land Services
  • Wild dog control - TRACS
  • Soil trooper update - Biological Solutions
  • Drone spraying display - Agflight
  • Biological control options - NSW Department of Primary Industries
  • Rangers Projects - Ngulingah Aboriginal Land Council
  • High Priority Weeds - Rous County Council

Pictured: Keynote speaker Lorraine Gordon, Director of Strategic Projects at Southern Cross University and Associate Director of the University’s Centre for Organic Research.