The National Feral Pig Action Plan

National Feral Pig Action Plan

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Feral Pigs FAQ

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about feral pigs and the Feral Pig Action Plan.

Feral Pigs Fact Sheet

Infographic on feral pig activities, including research & development.

Feral Pigs in Australia

Report produced for the National Feral Pig Management Plan.

Feral Pigs Social Tile

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Information on how to plan, manage and improve pest animal control.

ASF Feral Pig Task Group

Report produced by the African swine fever Feral Pig Task Group.

National Feral Pig Action Plan

Stakeholder Forums

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Watch the recorded webinars below for more information.

Collared – Glen Innes Natural Resources Advisory Committee
Webinar on strategies to improve feral pig management. Recorded Tuesday 8 September 2020.

National Feral Pig Action Plan

Upcoming Events

Western NSW Pest Chat Webinar Series — Episode 1: Feral Pigs

Tuesday 1 December 2020 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM AEDT. A webinar for those with an interest in or impacted by feral pigs featuring presentations from two well-known experts in Darren Marshall (Southern Queensland Landscapes) and Barry Kelly (Gotabug). In this webinar, Darren and Barry will talk about: how to know if you have feral pigs on your property; how to monitor feral pig population levels for successful control; and cost-effective feral pig control.

Australasian Wildlife Management Society (AWMS) – Annual Conference

8 - 10 December 2020. The Australasian Wildlife Management Society (AWMS) promotes the use of science to identify appropriate wildlife management principles and practices, to develop plans of management and to implement ad review these plans with a social, environmental, economical and political context. People involved in this process include research scientists, educators, wildlife managed, and extension, interpretations and policy professionals.

The Damage Feral Pigs do to Your Hip Pocket

Thursday 11 February 2020 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM AEDT. Are you aware of pig damage in your crops or to livestock enterprises, but find it difficult to quantify the extent of the damage, and what that equates to in dollar terms. To answer this question LLS has worked with AgEcon to undertake a study that puts figures on the real cost of feral pigs on several different enterprises and to compare control options.

18th Australasian Vertebrate Pest Conference

24 - 27 May 2021, Sofitel Melbourne on Collins, Melbourne, Australia. The Australasian Vertebrate Pest Conference (AVPC) has a long history as one of the regions keystone biosecurity related conferences bringing together practitioners, researchers, wildlife managers and policy advisors to network, share their stories and discuss the future of vertebrate pest management in Australia and beyond. In 2021, the conference is being hosted by the Centre for Invasive Species Solutions in partnership with Agriculture Victoria, and coordinated by Conference Logistics. In 2021, the conference has chosen “Feral Futures 2051” as the theme for the 18th AVPC. 2051 will mark the second half of the 21st century and research, innovation and new ideas will be imperative to ensure the future is as feral-free as possible.