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WHEAT producers may have more opportunities to market their grain given key competitors are switching to other crops.

Crop swap opens new markets  

WHEAT producers may have more opportunities to market their grain given key competitors are switching to other crops.
AS a long-time partner of wool and the Woolmark brand, David Jones was proud to be associated with the International Wool Prize. 29 Mar 15 AS a long-time partner of wool and the Woolmark brand, David Jones was proud to be associated with the International...
MAHINDRA has released a new 4025 tractor that has the dimensions of a compact machine but the capabilities of a utility tractor. 29 Mar 15 MAHINDRA has released a new 4025 tractor that has the dimensions of a compact machine but the capabilities of a...
SHARES in both Webster and Tandou rallied sharply when Webster announced plans to significantly expand into more broadacre cropping 2:00 AM SHARES in both Webster and Tandou rallied sharply when Webster announced plans to significantly expand into more...
FOLLOWING three years' development and 20 months' field testing, Hustler has released the new X5000 chainless bale feeder. 2:00 AM FOLLOWING three years' development and 20 months' field testing, Hustler has released the new X5000 chainless bale...
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Go for it Gina. There are plenty of dairyfarmers who cannot survive on the absurd $1 litre milk
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Trying to pick/promote winner with the tax system is ALWAYS plagued with unexpected and intended
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Bloody rude of JoanneC,Stop TAC,Katie et al to want to dictate to Government how to run the
THE US Congress is scrambling to beat a fast-closing window to strike a domestic political deal to sign the TPP plan. THE US Congress is scrambling to beat a fast-closing window to strike a domestic political deal to sign the TPP plan.
LIVE cattle out of Darwin will ship for $4/kg or more “in the next year or so”, Ross Ainsworth told the NTCA conference in Darwin. LIVE cattle out of Darwin will ship for $4/kg or more “in the next year or so”, Ross Ainsworth told the NTCA...

TOP quality, performance-packed Holstein-Friesian genetics were in demand at last week's annual Holstein-Friesian bull and Supreme Genetics female sale at Boyanup, when buyers pushed prices to a top of $11,250 for a bull.21 Mar 15 TOP quality, performance-packed Holstein-Friesian genetics were in demand at last week's annual Holstein-Friesian...
LIFE on Wally and Julie Bettink's Northcliffe dairy farm is slowly returning to normal - now that most visitors don't have flashing lights on their vehicles.20 Mar 15 LIFE on Wally and Julie Bettink's Northcliffe dairy farm is slowly returning to normal - now that most visitors...
VIDEO: AUSTRALIAN woolgrowers now have access to a hand-held, real-time tool to measure their wool micron diameter on-farm. VIDEO: AUSTRALIAN woolgrowers now have access to a hand-held, real-time tool to measure their wool micron diameter...

SCORING WAMMCO's bonus rebate on all of their lambs, on top of good prices, another abundant season with good results from rye corn pasture/brown manuring and being able to sell oats for more than the cost of pellets, were highlights of the season for WAMMCO's February producer of the month, Dumbleyung growers Terry and Dale Cronin.21 Mar 15 SCORING WAMMCO's bonus rebate on all of their lambs, on top of good prices, another abundant season with good...
NEWLY elected Stud Merino Breeders' Association of WA (SMBAWA) president Steven Bolt, Claypans stud, Corrigin, believes there is plenty of money to be made from Merino lambs, with an increased number of marketing options available.
Mr Bolt said there were plenty of options out there for producers when it comes to selling Merino lambs, if they are prepared properly.21 Mar 15 NEWLY elected Stud Merino Breeders' Association of WA (SMBAWA) president Steven Bolt, Claypans stud, Corrigin,...
AN appeal on costs of $803,989 awarded against WA organic farmer Steve Marsh in the case against his neighbour Mike Baxter has been placed on hold.25 Mar 15 AN appeal on costs of $803,989 awarded against WA organic farmer Steve Marsh in the case against his neighbour Mike...
A CONTINGENT of WA growers are meeting the end users of their grain in South East Asia this week as a part of a CBH Grower Study Tour.20 Mar 15 A CONTINGENT of WA growers are meeting the end users of their grain in South East Asia this week as a part of a CBH...

THE 2014 cropping season in southern NSW has shed new light on the benefits of early sown wheats.
28 Mar 15 THE 2014 cropping season in southern NSW has shed new light on the benefits of early sown wheats.
VIDEO: CANE growers are making profitable use of their off-season by adding nitrogen-fixing legumes to their crop rotations.28 Mar 15 VIDEO: CANE growers are making profitable use of their off-season by adding nitrogen-fixing legumes to their crop...
FOLLOWING three years' development and 20 months' field testing, Hustler has released the new X5000 chainless bale feeder. FOLLOWING three years' development and 20 months' field testing, Hustler has released the new X5000 chainless bale...

YORK-based AgImports has entered the wheeled loader market as WA distributors for the Chinese-made Lonking loaders.07 Mar 15 YORK-based AgImports has entered the wheeled loader market as WA distributors for the Chinese-made Lonking loaders.
Brian and Sue Holmes, trading as Geremar Pty Ltd, Hyden, have featured over the years in Farm Weekly through the quality of their annual draft of sheep they have offered, and in particular, the last two Top of The Drop Special Ewe sales held by Elders at Wickepin in early October.01 Mar 15 Brian and Sue Holmes, trading as Geremar Pty Ltd, Hyden, have featured over the years in Farm Weekly through the...

HORTICULTURE

A BUNDABERG macadamia company is helping to protect the industry’s botanical heritage.29 Mar 15 A BUNDABERG macadamia company is helping to protect the industry’s botanical heritage.
MELON grower Terry O'Leary remains dissatisfied with a response from Alan Jones regarding allegations about “toxic” CSG water use.24 Mar 15  2 MELON grower Terry O'Leary remains dissatisfied with a response from Alan Jones regarding allegations about “toxic”...
FARMERS, city slickers and offshore investors spent $13.72 billion buying rural properties in Australia in the 12 months to November.16 Mar 15 FARMERS, city slickers and offshore investors spent $13.72 billion buying rural properties in Australia in the 12...
STRONG predictions from Australia's chief commodity forecaster are already being reflected in farmland sales across Australia.09 Mar 15 STRONG predictions from Australia's chief commodity forecaster are already being reflected in farmland sales across...
A SENATE inquiry into the merits of Australia’s regional cities has only received one public submission so far.21 Mar 15 A SENATE inquiry into the merits of Australia’s regional cities has only received one public submission so far.
ONE Australian has a poignant vision to unite the country this Anzac Day, but he needs your help to do it.17 Mar 15  1 ONE Australian has a poignant vision to unite the country this Anzac Day, but he needs your help to do it.