MPI has found 2 more larvae of the Culex sitiens mosquito in the Kawau Parau Inlet, north of Helensville.
MPI’s National Saltmarsh Mosquito Surveillance Programme has found larvae from an exotic mosquito species, Culex sitiens, near the Kaipara Harbour.
The Ministry for Primary Industries has directed a fourth bulk carrier from Japan to leave New Zealand waters following the discovery of brown marmorated stink bug aboard the vessel.
MPI has lifted restrictions on the movement of myrtle plants or green waste from Waitara in north Taranaki.
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) urges dairy or beef farmers who believe they may have animals that could be at high risk for Mycoplasma bovis infection to make contact immediately.
MPI has introduced new measures to reduce the risk of brown marmorated stink bugs arriving in vehicles and machinery from Japan.
A digital biosecurity officer will help international visitors arriving at Auckland Airport.
The first airfreighted consignment of fresh New Zealand avocados has arrived safely in China.
A stowaway cockatoo from Brisbane has enjoyed a luxury cruise around New Zealand after biosecurity officials allowed it to stay on the vessel.
Three measures that will strengthen efforts to save kauri trees from dieback disease were agreed by the Kauri Dieback Governance Group when they met yesterday.