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WHILE cattle numbers in Australian feedlots increased by 7pc in the September quarter, WA's numbers have fallen to 11,423 cattle on feed, down from 29,396 head.

WA defies national increase in feedlots  

WHILE cattle numbers in Australian feedlots increased by 7pc in the September quarter, WA's numbers have fallen to 11,423 cattle on
ASIAN consumers expect Australia will strive to double food export values by 2050, but the nation is ill-prepared says Don McGauchie. 1:00 AM 3 ASIAN consumers expect Australia will strive to double food export values by 2050, but the nation is ill-prepared...
THE Canberra rural debt roundtable meeting agreed to begin sharing data to better understand the detail, and Barnaby Joyce says it's imminent. 1:00 AM THE Canberra rural debt roundtable meeting agreed to begin sharing data to better understand the detail, and Barnaby...
AWI chief executive Stuart McCullough has defended the company's commitment of levy payers money to marketing the fibre globally. 21 Nov 14 6 AWI chief executive Stuart McCullough has defended the company's commitment of levy payers money to marketing the...
INDUSTRY groups, conferences and training days are regular occurrences at the Muresk Institute as management works to rejuvenate the campus and ensure its future. 22 Nov 14 INDUSTRY groups, conferences and training days are regular occurrences at the Muresk Institute as management works...
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There you go again nico, D-wording. Did you even bother to follow the links which are
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Well SAID "Very Wool" The above comments are typical of a Section of the Merino industry that
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EPA is just a gov dept - they will be working on what their Minister wants. The Minister should
SUGAR markets will be disadvantaged by the US proposal to subsidise Mexican sugar, according to the Australian Sugar Industry Alliance. SUGAR markets will be disadvantaged by the US proposal to subsidise Mexican sugar, according to the Australian Sugar...

AUSTRALIA'S richest woman Gina Rinehart's move into the dairy industry will not sound the death knell of family-owned farms.21 Nov 14  3 AUSTRALIA'S richest woman Gina Rinehart's move into the dairy industry will not sound the death knell of...
WAFARMERS' milk hit Coles supermarket shelves throughout the State this week, following the launch of the new brand at the Heart of WA gala dinner on Wednesday night.20 Nov 14 WAFARMERS' milk hit Coles supermarket shelves throughout the State this week, following the launch of the new brand...
AWI chief executive Stuart McCullough has defended the company's commitment of levy payers money to marketing the fibre globally. AWI chief executive Stuart McCullough has defended the company's commitment of levy payers money to marketing the...

WA sheep producer Jeff Murray is excited about his new role growing opportunities for the sheep meat industry.19 Nov 14 WA sheep producer Jeff Murray is excited about his new role growing opportunities for the sheep meat industry.
MEXICO could be Australia's next sheep market.21 Nov 14 MEXICO could be Australia's next sheep market.
CANOLA growers Jane and Mark Graham have seen mixed results this harvest from their New Norcia and Bindi Bindi properties, putting it down to heat affecting the flowering of the plant.19 Nov 14 CANOLA growers Jane and Mark Graham have seen mixed results this harvest from their New Norcia and Bindi Bindi...
FRANZ Fuchsbichler took a break from harvest at Bruce Rock to take a tour of the new grain ship MV Harvest Frost on Sunday.
19 Nov 14 FRANZ Fuchsbichler took a break from harvest at Bruce Rock to take a tour of the new grain ship MV Harvest Frost on...

INPUT costs have been a key contributor to major changes in farming in the past 20 years.
21 Nov 14 INPUT costs have been a key contributor to major changes in farming in the past 20 years.
ON paper, one of the most significant outcomes in the grains sector of the Chinese FTA was the removal of a 7pc tariff on pulses.21 Nov 14 ON paper, one of the most significant outcomes in the grains sector of the Chinese FTA was the removal of a 7pc...

PETER Baker, who farms with his father Barry and brothers Richard and Paul, recently acquired two new Case IH Axial-Flow 9230 combine harvesters for the summer season.25 Oct 14 PETER Baker, who farms with his father Barry and brothers Richard and Paul, recently acquired two new Case IH...
THE farm mechanisation industry is in good shape but change is on the way. And according to Tractor and Machinery Association (TMA) executive director Richard Lewis, the change should place machinery dealers in a strong position.16 Aug 14 THE farm mechanisation industry is in good shape but change is on the way. And according to Tractor and Machinery...

HORTICULTURE

BARNABY Joyce and Willem Westra van Holthe visited a mango farm near Katherine, NT, to speak to mango growers about new trade opportunities.10:24 AM BARNABY Joyce and Willem Westra van Holthe visited a mango farm near Katherine, NT, to speak to mango growers about...
THE winegrape industry remains the only large-scale agricultural sector with subjective pricing, says agricultural consultant Rob Hunt.1:00 AM THE winegrape industry remains the only large-scale agricultural sector with subjective pricing, says agricultural...
CHINA'S laws on foreign investment are similar to ours, but farmland remains a notable exception.6:05 AM  2 CHINA'S laws on foreign investment are similar to ours, but farmland remains a notable exception.
AUSTRALIA'S FTA with China is expected to boost property prices for some farms by about 15 per cent as it stimulates investment.5:15 AM  2 AUSTRALIA'S FTA with China is expected to boost property prices for some farms by about 15 per cent as it stimulates...
NOBODY is more excited for the launch of AC/DC's new album, Rock or Bust, than the town of The Rock itself.21 Nov 14 NOBODY is more excited for the launch of AC/DC's new album, Rock or Bust, than the town of The Rock itself.
AN online social media network for Australian farmers - Farmz.com.au - is building new connections for agriculture, including Westpac Agribusiness.21 Nov 14 AN online social media network for Australian farmers - Farmz.com.au - is building new connections for agriculture,...