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THE Australian pork industry is a “victim of its own success”, according to Australia Pork Limited (APL) general manager – marketing Peter Haydon.

Pig producers out of options  

THE Australian pork industry is a “victim of its own success”, according to Australia Pork Limited (APL) general manager – marketing
Lamb  mortalities  are  estimated  to  cost  the  Australian  sheep  industry  about  one  billion  dollars  each  year,  so  improving  marking  rate  is  an  important  driver  of  productivity  and  profitability  for  sheep  enterprises. 14 Aug 18 Lamb mortalities are estimated to cost the Australian sheep industry about one billion dollars each...
CUNDERDIN machinery manufacturer Grain King is to auction a specially-built, 40,000 litre Nyrex chaser bin to raise money for the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) which is celebrating its 90th anniversary in 2018. 14 Aug 18 CUNDERDIN machinery manufacturer Grain King is to auction a specially-built, 40,000 litre Nyrex chaser bin to raise...
HAVING active roles in WA’s wool and grains industries, Pingelly producer John Hassell realises the importance of having a say on remote decisions potentially affecting his livelihood. 13 Aug 18 HAVING active roles in WA’s wool and grains industries, Pingelly producer John Hassell realises the importance of...
THE Button family, Manunda Poll Merino stud, Tammin, established a new record sale price for the stud recently when it sold a young Poll Merino sire privately for $30,000. 13 Aug 18 THE Button family, Manunda Poll Merino stud, Tammin, established a new record sale price for the stud recently when...
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They'd be better off following Minister MacTiernan's suggestion and putting the money into a
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So very obvious that not all Vets are animal- friendly. Seems there are those who support and
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My goodness. Sheep won't have to be fed,,transported or shorn any more and all those people will

A DOZEN sheep producers came together at Moora last week for the last of eight Sheep Genetics Regional Forums 2018 held across the country.24 Jul 18 A DOZEN sheep producers came together at Moora last week for the last of eight Sheep Genetics Regional Forums 2018...
‘MILK in the Balance’ is the theme of the WAFarmers 2018 Diary Conference that will be held at Abbey Beach Resort, Busselton, on Thursday, July 26.22 Jul 18 ‘MILK in the Balance’ is the theme of the WAFarmers 2018 Diary Conference that will be held at Abbey Beach Resort,...

A  project  funded  by  AWI  is  looking  at  whether  more  widespread  supplementing  of  lambing  ewes’  diets  with  calcium  and  magnesium  can  improve  lamb  survival.13 Aug 18 A project funded by AWI is looking at whether more widespread supplementing of lambing ewes’ diets...
Lamb  mortalities  are  estimated  to  cost  the  Australian  sheep  industry  about  one  billion  dollars  each  year,  so  improving  marking  rate  is  an  important  driver  of  productivity  and  profitability  for  sheep  enterprises.14 Aug 18 Lamb mortalities are estimated to cost the Australian sheep industry about one billion dollars each...
BARLEY producers are set to benefit from new pre-breeding research to boost variety resistance to several major foliar diseases.10 Aug 18 BARLEY producers are set to benefit from new pre-breeding research to boost variety resistance to several major...
WESTERN Australian grain growers will be able to outline priority production, research, development and extension (RD&E) issues they face in their local area to leading industry decision-makers in coming weeks.18 Jul 18 WESTERN Australian grain growers will be able to outline priority production, research, development and extension...

There will be more cases of sclerotinia in canola in areas that do not traditionally have problems with the disease due to the wet spring.24 Sep 16 There will be more cases of sclerotinia in canola in areas that do not traditionally have problems with the disease...
Chickpea prices have jumped $30 to $50 a tonne above global market values as farmers caught with soggy crops look for alternative grain supplies to fulfill their forward contract commitments.22 Sep 16  2 Chickpea prices have jumped $30 to $50 a tonne above global market values as farmers caught with soggy crops look...
John Deere releases ExactApply spray technology with individual nozzle control, turn compensation and other features John Deere releases ExactApply spray technology with individual nozzle control, turn compensation and other features

GLOBAL harvesting giant CLAAS will release its long-awaited new draper fronts for its LEXION combine harvesters at next week’s Agquip field days in Gunnedah, New South Wales.4:00 AM GLOBAL harvesting giant CLAAS will release its long-awaited new draper fronts for its LEXION combine harvesters at...
CUNDERDIN machinery manufacturer Grain King is to auction a specially-built, 40,000 litre Nyrex chaser bin to raise money for the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) which is celebrating its 90th anniversary in 2018.14 Aug 18 CUNDERDIN machinery manufacturer Grain King is to auction a specially-built, 40,000 litre Nyrex chaser bin to raise...

HORTICULTURE

A Melbourne Market wholesaler has admitted to breaching the Horticulture Code of Conduct, drawing comments on the need for the an updated code.22 Sep 16 A Melbourne Market wholesaler has admitted to breaching the Horticulture Code of Conduct, drawing comments on the...
Sourcing willing workers from the Pacific Islands may not an instant fix if backpackers decide to travel elsewhere, although there are merits to the Seasonal Workers Program.16 Sep 16 Sourcing willing workers from the Pacific Islands may not an instant fix if backpackers decide to travel elsewhere,...
FARM management company Gunn Agri Partners has purchased three cattle stations in southern Queensland for $11 million.14 Dec 15 FARM management company Gunn Agri Partners has purchased three cattle stations in southern Queensland for $11 million.
BILLIONAIRE retail king Brett Blundy has purchased the Walhallow cattle station aggregation in the Northern Territory for $100 million.08 Dec 15 BILLIONAIRE retail king Brett Blundy has purchased the Walhallow cattle station aggregation in the Northern...
THE finalists for Australia’s biggest and most prestigious country music competition, the Toyota Star Maker, have been announced. 
13 Dec 15 THE finalists for Australia’s biggest and most prestigious country music competition, the Toyota Star Maker, have...
MARCIA Patmos has launched her winning women’s wear collection at “Ahgunyah”, Crookwell, last week.07 Nov 15 MARCIA Patmos has launched her winning women’s wear collection at “Ahgunyah”, Crookwell, last week.