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NT Quarantine
To control the introduction and spread of plant pests and diseases within Australia, the interstate movement of plants, fruit and vegetables is regulated by legislation enacted by individual states. 

Growing Advice
The Crops, Forestry and Horticulture Division provides applied research, development and extension services to facilitate plant-based industry development in the Northern Territory.
Plant Pests and Diseases
The Plant Pathology and Entomology Branches provide a diagnostic, monitoring and advisory service for the Northern Territory. We also undertake research and develop pest and disease management practices.
Exotic Outbreaks and biosecurity Exotic Outbreaks and Biosecurity
Find out information regarding exotic outbreaks and biosecurity risks currently affecting the Northern Territory.
Rangeland Management
The pastoral industry of the Northern Territory is extensive and based predominantly on native rangeland pasture.
Pastoral Production
The role of the Pastoral Production Division is to facilitate the sustainable development of the Pastoral Industry through the provision of research and extension. 
Reducing greenhouse gas emissions through improved nitrogen management
Joint Commonwealth – Territory project to reduce greenhouse gas emissions on melons, hay and vegetable farms.