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THIS season marked a milestone for the Thompson family, with their first official crop sown and establishing well.

Crayfishing family invests in top-rated machinery for cropping move  

THIS season marked a milestone for the Thompson family, with their first official crop sown and establishing well.
THE Northern Territory (NT) parliament grounds was the site of a protest rally to ban all live exports on Saturday, June 30. 16 Jul 18 THE Northern Territory (NT) parliament grounds was the site of a protest rally to ban all live exports on Saturday,...
THIS year is certainly shaping up to be a year of significant uncertainty for the WA agricultural industry. 16 Jul 18 THIS year is certainly shaping up to be a year of significant uncertainty for the WA agricultural industry.
16 Jul 18 THE WA shearing industry has secured funding to improve shed safety on farms.
AUSTRALIA Pork Limited (APL) has a new director and board chairman in David Lock. 16 Jul 18 AUSTRALIA Pork Limited (APL) has a new director and board chairman in David Lock.
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Absolutely ludicrous that this is even a thing. Should organic farmers be liable if their farms
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GM crops are a dud. They are stalled, with GM seed markets saturated, and failure to deliver on
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Not sure in what universe Wilson think the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources is "an

WA’s annual Dairy Innovation Day was the best industry information event in Australia and run for some of the country’s best dairy farmers.13 May 18 WA’s annual Dairy Innovation Day was the best industry information event in Australia and run for some of the...
BOYANUP dairy farmer Vic Rodwell is processor Lion Dairy and Drinks’ 2017 Farmer of the Year, judged the best of the company’s 550 milk suppliers around Australia.13 May 18 BOYANUP dairy farmer Vic Rodwell is processor Lion Dairy and Drinks’ 2017 Farmer of the Year, judged the best of the...

TWO weeks ago marked the end of an era for Peter Bligh and his family who sold their last wool clip through Primaries.4:00 AM TWO weeks ago marked the end of an era for Peter Bligh and his family who sold their last wool clip through Primaries.
THE Livestock and Rural Transport Association WA (LRTAWA) has invited the South West community to join transport business owners and their teams at a free Expo and Drive Day that will be held at Dryandra Court, Picton, on Friday, July 20.4:00 AM THE Livestock and Rural Transport Association WA (LRTAWA) has invited the South West community to join transport...
GORGE Rock farmer Geoffrey Fisher has been flat out spraying recently, trying to get as much done before much-needed rain arrived.14 Jul 18 GORGE Rock farmer Geoffrey Fisher has been flat out spraying recently, trying to get as much done before much-needed...
WHEAT researchers have discovered a combination of genes that provide resistance to the significant fungal disease Stagonospora nodorum blotch (SNB) in WA varieties.12 Jul 18 WHEAT researchers have discovered a combination of genes that provide resistance to the significant fungal disease...

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

FOR Katanning AGCO dealer Brian Kerr, recent good rains throughout the district have set up what should be an above average hay season.16 Jul 18 FOR Katanning AGCO dealer Brian Kerr, recent good rains throughout the district have set up what should be an above...
IT’S a succession plan in progress for Northcliffe cattle producer turned machinery dealer John Della Gola.14 Jul 18 IT’S a succession plan in progress for Northcliffe cattle producer turned machinery dealer John Della Gola.

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.