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Brothers Rohan (left) and Beau Vaux had just finished sowing 200 hectares of Bonito canola when Farm Weekly visited last week after an April 13 start to seeding.

Canola price a factor in Ongerup  

Brothers Rohan (left) and Beau Vaux had just finished sowing 200 hectares of Bonito canola when Farm Weekly visited last week after an
ACCORDING to Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA), Australia is one of the world’s most efficient producers of cattle. 4:00 AM ACCORDING to Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA), Australia is one of the world’s most efficient producers of cattle.
THE federal Government’s plan to scrap the 457 visa stream for skilled workers and replace it with two new temporary visas has been met with industry scepticism about its perceived merits in protecting Australian jobs. 29 Apr 17 THE federal Government’s plan to scrap the 457 visa stream for skilled workers and replace it with two new temporary...
SOUTH Australian company Seed Terminator Pty Ltd is setting up a Western Australian dealer network this week to sell and support its new seed destruction machine. 29 Apr 17 SOUTH Australian company Seed Terminator Pty Ltd is setting up a Western Australian dealer network this week to sell...
KEY relationships with producers and cattle stockpiling properties have allowed the state-of-the-art abattoir near Darwin, owned by big beef business Australian Agricultural Company, to operate with minimal disruption through the wet season. 29 Apr 17 KEY relationships with producers and cattle stockpiling properties have allowed the state-of-the-art abattoir near...
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The Minister of Ag can use WA's Gene Technology Act 2006 to manage GM & GM-free crops for market
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Time will judge if they can implement what growers are asking for. Not what a director
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Absolutely agreed. Chinese demand for high-quality protein is increasing, as is demand from

NO poll of dairy farmers is needed this year to determine how much Dairy Produce Levy they should pay, an inaugural industry advisory committee has decided.
01 Feb 17 NO poll of dairy farmers is needed this year to determine how much Dairy Produce Levy they should pay, an inaugural...
ACCORDING to Dardanup dairy farmer Michael Twomey there is 'no perfect system' for dealing with the effluent generated by 500 cows being milked twice a day.
31 Jan 17 ACCORDING to Dardanup dairy farmer Michael Twomey there is "no perfect system" for dealing with the effluent...

INSPIRATION rather than retaliation was the motive for a one-woman photographic tour of 16 working WA wool sheds to document the story of what happens with wool.26 Apr 17 INSPIRATION rather than retaliation was the motive for a one-woman photographic tour of 16 working WA wool sheds to...
FORMER wool broker of the year Greg Tilbrook has become one of the country’s most reputable brokers, climbing from a humble regional wool technician to the State wool manager for Primaries of WA.28 Apr 17 FORMER wool broker of the year Greg Tilbrook has become one of the country’s most reputable brokers, climbing from a...
SCOTT (left) and Edward Moir, pictured with new pup Pepper, were well into the second day of their 2200 hectare seeding program when the Farm Weekly visited last Wednesday.4:00 AM SCOTT (left) and Edward Moir, pictured with new pup Pepper, were well into the second day of their 2200 hectare...
Brothers Rohan (left) and Beau Vaux had just finished sowing 200 hectares of Bonito canola when Farm Weekly visited last week after an April 13 start to seeding.4:00 AM Brothers Rohan (left) and Beau Vaux had just finished sowing 200 hectares of Bonito canola when Farm Weekly visited...

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

4:00 AM MASSEY Ferguson has ratcheted up its tillage and seeding range for the WA market with its 9000 Series ‘air till drill’ and air seeder.
MASSEY Ferguson has ratcheted up its tillage and seeding range for the WA market with its 9000 Series ‘air till drill’ and air seeder.4:00 AM MASSEY Ferguson has ratcheted up its tillage and seeding range for the WA market with its 9000 Series ‘air till...

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.