The International Year of Plant Health is being celebrated around the world in 2020, and Australia is joining in.
The year was declared by the United Nations General Assembly in December 2018. The goal is to raise global awareness on the importance of protecting plant health.
The theme of the International Year of Plant Health is ‘Protecting Plants, Protecting Life’.
The focus is on preventing the spread of pests and diseases because they have the greatest impact on our crops, our environment and our way of life.
Read more about the international celebration of the International Year of Plant Health.