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NATIONAL sheep slaughter numbers have run hot for the past seven weeks on the back of intensifying dry conditions across many of the nation’s key sheep production areas.

Kill numbers up, flock numbers down  

NATIONAL sheep slaughter numbers have run hot for the past seven weeks on the back of intensifying dry conditions across many of the
CONCERNS have been raised about the short time frame given to local governments to express their interest in housing the State’s long-demanded Bushfire Centre of Excellence (BCoE). 12:00 PM CONCERNS have been raised about the short time frame given to local governments to express their interest in housing...
THIS year’s Angenup on-property ram sale met all expectations with a quality line-up of 250 Merino and Poll Merino rams selling to a 100 per cent clearance at a $2656 average. 12:00 PM THIS year’s Angenup on-property ram sale met all expectations with a quality line-up of 250 Merino and Poll Merino...
A FUTURE of innovation, good weather and a bumper sheep market has lined 2018 up to be a great year for the Forresters at Kojonup. 12:00 PM A FUTURE of innovation, good weather and a bumper sheep market has lined 2018 up to be a great year for the...
AS a major supplier of high-protein wheat, barley and wines and potentially more beef and lamb exports into China, Western Australia needs to work on its branding. 12:00 PM AS a major supplier of high-protein wheat, barley and wines and potentially more beef and lamb exports into China,...
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NO ships with live animals should be leaving Australia. This industry is animal abuse and animal
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we are happy to have Aldi in katanning doing business with WAMCO we also wanted and in great
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This is a disgrace but what can you expect from a Liberal Government that insists on making

RESULTS of field trials on two dairy farms comparing commercial ryegrass seed performance will be presented to a Western Dairy forum next month.09 Oct 18 RESULTS of field trials on two dairy farms comparing commercial ryegrass seed performance will be presented to a...
RESEARCH into dairy cow immunology and disease resistance during calving has won a Murdoch University lecturer international recognition.07 Oct 18 RESEARCH into dairy cow immunology and disease resistance during calving has won a Murdoch University lecturer...

10 Oct 18 THE State government is working through its tender process for a replacement to the Boyanup Saleyards but cattle producers in the South West will have to wait until next year for any...
11 Oct 18 A COMBINATION of AFL grand final fever in Melbourne and holiday mode in China appears to have been behind a lack of interest in WA wools at the Western Wool Centre (WWC) last week.
RESEARCHERS behind a new harvest management analysis tool have been named as winners of one of Curtin University’s most coveted prizes at the 2018 Curtinnovation awards.06 Oct 18 RESEARCHERS behind a new harvest management analysis tool have been named as winners of one of Curtin University’s...
AS the field day season draws to a close, the Liebe Group and its members have been reflecting on all the research that has been seen across the region in 2018.05 Oct 18 AS the field day season draws to a close, the Liebe Group and its members have been reflecting on all the research...

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

THE brief was fairly simple for Hiview Poll Merino stud principal Perry Corker and his son Chad.
Find a reliable “horsepower tractor” for their Boyup Brook enterprise, which also involves Perry’s wife Sharon.12:00 PM THE brief was fairly simple for Hiview Poll Merino stud principal Perry Corker and his son Chad. Find a reliable...
CASE IH has announced a new model combine harvester available for this harvest.09 Oct 18 CASE IH has announced a new model combine harvester available for this harvest.

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.