Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4

Volume 37, Number 1

Front Matter


Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia



Degradation of remnant vegetation
Richard George, Don McFarlane, and Russell Speed


Sheep blowflies strike out!
David Cook, Ian Dadour, and Ernie Steiner


Beef : meating the market
Greg Sawyer, Richard Morris, and Geoff Tudor


Options for pest management in pastures
Phil Michael, Mike Grimm, Mike Hyder, and Peter Doyle

Issue cover

Editor: K Malcolm Howes

Design: Femme Roberts, Jacqueline Mallard and Rod Lewis

Cover picture: Healthy remnant vegetation in the Western Australian wheatbelt. Inset photos illustrate two strategies essential to preserving this resource: fencing to exclude grazing and suitable earthworks to prevent inundation. Photo credit: Simon Eyres


The Chief Executive Officer of the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia and the State of Western Australia accept no liability whatsoever by reason of negligence or otherwise arising from the use or release of this information or any part of it. The information in this journal was correct at time of publication. For updated and current information please go to the department's website at https://www.agric.wa.gov.au