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PRICE declines for dairy products have slowed while export volume clearances have soared, according to Rabobank's latest report.

Gains for dairy discount-seekers: Rabo  

PRICE declines for dairy products have slowed while export volume clearances have soared, according to Rabobank's latest report.
WOOLWORTHS has been accused of bullying suppliers into paying millions of dollars to fund a discount war, drawing ACCC's attention. 5:12 AM 2 WOOLWORTHS has been accused of bullying suppliers into paying millions of dollars to fund a discount war, drawing...
MILING Primary School will receive government assistance to improve safety on the school grounds amid concerns for students. 1:00 AM MILING Primary School will receive government assistance to improve safety on the school grounds amid concerns for...
AS the alignment of the notorious Bindi Bindi bends nears completion, Premier Colin Barnett has said overtaking lanes for a stretch of the Great Northern Highway will be the next focus.
1:00 AM AS the alignment of the notorious Bindi Bindi bends nears completion, Premier Colin Barnett has said overtaking...
GRAIN rail lines must be viable to remain open was the clear message delivered by Premier Colin Barnett during a tour of the Wheatbelt last weekend.
Mr Barnett embarked on a visit to the northern Wheatbelt last Friday and Saturday and discussed the Miling Tier 2 rail line with Miling grain growers at a community meeting.
The future of the Miling to Toodyay Tier 2 line is unclear as the arbitrati 1:00 AM GRAIN rail lines must be viable to remain open was the clear message delivered by Premier Colin Barnett during a...
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One final untruth of yours to correct, Frank. You are not safer outside of the cities. The rate
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Yes Frank, peace loving. Some facts. In the US, the rate of gun deaths is 10 people per 100k.
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You are a very imaginative reader, aren't you Cam, to be able to interpret all that from my
PRICE declines for dairy products have slowed while export volume clearances have soared, according to Rabobank's latest report. PRICE declines for dairy products have slowed while export volume clearances have soared, according to Rabobank's...

WAFarmers has dismissed questioning of its ability to lobby effectively following the launch of its new co-operative milk brand into Coles stores.
Nationals Member for the Agricultural Region Paul Brown has raised doubts that a relationship between the farmer advocacy group and the supermarket giant would obstruct WAFarmers from fulfilling its role.
WAFarmers president Dale P04 Dec 14  2 WAFarmers has dismissed questioning of its ability to lobby effectively following the launch of its new co-operative...
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  1 WAFARMERS' milk hit Coles supermarket shelves throughout the State this week, following the launch of the new brand...
A HIGH-LEVEL review of wool selling is unlikely to conclude that
everything is 'hunky-dory' with the open-cry auction system. A HIGH-LEVEL review of wool selling is unlikely to conclude that everything is 'hunky-dory' with the open-cry...

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.
THE Sheep Industry Leadership Council (SILC) is seeking new council members to help lead and support the WA sheep industry.13 Dec 14  1 THE Sheep Industry Leadership Council (SILC) is seeking new council members to help lead and support the WA sheep...
GRAIN rail lines must be viable to remain open was the clear message delivered by Premier Colin Barnett during a tour of the Wheatbelt last weekend.
Mr Barnett embarked on a visit to the northern Wheatbelt last Friday and Saturday and discussed the Miling Tier 2 rail line with Miling grain growers at a community meeting.
The future of the Miling to Toodyay Tier 2 line is unclear as the arbitrati1:00 AM GRAIN rail lines must be viable to remain open was the clear message delivered by Premier Colin Barnett during a...
GRAIN transport woes have swollen CBH's port terminals at the peak of harvest deliveries.
The Albany and Kwinana port zone sites have neared capacity in recent days causing a ripple effect at nearby district sites. 
The problem arose last week when consecutive incoming grain transport vessels failed government hygiene inspection or arrived later than anticipated in what is the busiest time of ye11 Dec 14 GRAIN transport woes have swollen CBH's port terminals at the peak of harvest deliveries. The Albany and Kwinana...

WITH falls of up to 150mm in the past 10 days, Christmas has come early for many Queensland summer croppers keen to get planting. 
2:00 AM WITH falls of up to 150mm in the past 10 days, Christmas has come early for many Queensland summer croppers keen to...
GRAIN rail lines must be viable to remain open was the clear message delivered by Premier Colin Barnett during a tour of the Wheatbelt last weekend.
Mr Barnett embarked on a visit to the northern Wheatbelt last Friday and Saturday and discussed the Miling Tier 2 rail line with Miling grain growers at a community meeting.
The future of the Miling to Toodyay Tier 2 line is unclear as the arbitrati1:00 AM GRAIN rail lines must be viable to remain open was the clear message delivered by Premier Colin Barnett during a...
THE Antarctica2 crew driving a Massey Ferguson tractor to the South Pole are on their way home after reaching their destination. THE Antarctica2 crew driving a Massey Ferguson tractor to the South Pole are on their way home after reaching their...

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

A VICTORIAN fruit grading equipment manufacturer has been awarded the 2014 Australian Exporter of the Year Award.17 Dec 14  1 A VICTORIAN fruit grading equipment manufacturer has been awarded the 2014 Australian Exporter of the Year Award.
THE launch of a new macadamia milk product is an indicator of the nut’s diverse potential and golden future.16 Dec 14 THE launch of a new macadamia milk product is an indicator of the nut’s diverse potential and golden future.
WITH the supply of rural properties on the market still outstripping demand, prices are likely to have stabilised, rather than risen.15 Dec 14 WITH the supply of rural properties on the market still outstripping demand, prices are likely to have stabilised,...
MACQUARIE Group has sold its Melro Park dairy farm near Heywood in south-west Victoria to ACE Farming.15 Dec 14 MACQUARIE Group has sold its Melro Park dairy farm near Heywood in south-west Victoria to ACE Farming.
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,...