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LANCELIN cattle breeders Shane and Angie Clifton have been forced to remove livestock from their farm to a leased property at Beermullah due to the overwhelming numbers of stable fly in the area.

No relief from stable fly pest in Gingin  

LANCELIN cattle breeders Shane and Angie Clifton have been forced to remove livestock from their farm to a leased property at Beermullah
DR CHRISTINE Pitt will step down from her role as chief executive officer of Meat & Livestock Australia’s (MLA) Donor Company (MDC) next month to pursue other business interests. 4:00 AM DR CHRISTINE Pitt will step down from her role as chief executive officer of Meat & Livestock Australia’s (MLA)...
THE Inaugural Primaries-Grow Safe weaner sale on AuctionsPlus last week saw good results for vendors. 4:00 AM THE Inaugural Primaries-Grow Safe weaner sale on AuctionsPlus last week saw good results for vendors.
SUMMIT Gelbvieh is pleased to offer its best ever line-up of Gelbvieh bulls on Friday, February 23 at its on-property bull and female sale. 4:00 AM SUMMIT Gelbvieh is pleased to offer its best ever line-up of Gelbvieh bulls on Friday, February 23 at its...
16 Jan 18 THE ability to pack and trade beef on eating quality alone via a new cipher in the Australian Beef Language has the potential to deliver a whopping additional $46.5 million per year to...
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Mr Eryk Fyrwald probably regards any opposition against thiamethoxam as political, even if
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WAFARMERS’ dairy section has rejected an Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) assertion $1-a-litre supermarket milk does not directly impact farmer profitability in WA.18 Dec 17 WAFARMERS’ dairy section has rejected an Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) assertion $1-a-litre...
RECOVERING global dairy markets are again on the verge of being saturated with more milk products than they can consume, despite strong Chinese buying activity and a butter shortage overseas.16 Oct 17 RECOVERING global dairy markets are again on the verge of being saturated with more milk products than they can...

12 Jan 18 WOOLGROWERS are taking advantage of record prices by turning to the forward wool market, as experts predict wool to rally further in 2018.
WOOLGROWERS’ move to capitalise on the lucrative wool prices has resulted in a five per cent spike in wool tested in the past six months.13 Jan 18 WOOLGROWERS’ move to capitalise on the lucrative wool prices has resulted in a five per cent spike in wool tested in...
THE AUSTRALIAN pulse industry could lose hundreds of millions of dollars in export income due to a decision by the Indian government to impose a 30 per cent tariff on chickpea and lentil imports, effective immediately.4:00 AM THE AUSTRALIAN pulse industry could lose hundreds of millions of dollars in export income due to a decision by the...
TOTAL grain production for this season’s harvest is expected to reach 14 million tonnes, according to the Grains Industry Association of WA’s latest crop report.13 Jan 18 TOTAL grain production for this season’s harvest is expected to reach 14 million tonnes, according to the Grains...

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 big news at next week’s annual LAMMA Show in England is the release of the new Fendt 900 Vario MT tracked tractor.4:00 AM THE big news at next week’s annual LAMMA Show in England is the release of the new Fendt 900 Vario MT tracked tractor.
CANADIAN manufacturer Anderson Group, Quebec, is launching a unique bale-collecting trailer that can pick up wrapped round bales from the field on-the-go without the risk of damaging the wrapping.16 Jan 18 CANADIAN manufacturer Anderson Group, Quebec, is launching a unique bale-collecting trailer that can pick up wrapped...

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.