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Rising Champion applications now open. 24 May 16 3 Rising Champion applications now open.
Australian exporters are pushing to limit the impact of non-tariff measures on trade. 24 May 16 Australian exporters are pushing to limit the impact of non-tariff measures on trade.
As the country moves to the city and incomes rise in China, citizens are looking for fresh, safe produce, including Australian-grown items. 27 May 16 As the country moves to the city and incomes rise in China, citizens are looking for fresh, safe produce, including...
PROSECUTION for animal cruelty cases should be authorised and overseen by the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA), according to a report tabled in State parliament last week. 27 May 16 PROSECUTION for animal cruelty cases should be authorised and overseen by the Department of Agriculture and Food...
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We need the dams because the Coalition have given the water entitlements to the mining industry.
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Dear BAAAARRY You miss the point. I created a successful farming background from shearing and
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Based on this article, I feel obliged to congratulate AWI on the magnificent job they do with

INNOVATIVE niche Northcliffe milk producer and processor, Bannister Downs Dairy, is about to install WA's first robotic rotary dairy.11 May 16 INNOVATIVE niche Northcliffe milk producer and processor, Bannister Downs Dairy, is about to install WA's first...
DAIRY farms where milkers have completed a training course have less of a problem with mastitis reinfection, a survey has shown.01 May 16 DAIRY farms where milkers have completed a training course have less of a problem with mastitis reinfection, a...
Sustained slaughter levels despite decreased production have tipped the sheep and lamb market this week, highlighting “dangerously scarce” supply shortages. Sustained slaughter levels despite decreased production have tipped the sheep and lamb market this week,...

GOOD wool with a specification buyers want will sell well, even in a sinking market.22 Apr 16 GOOD wool with a specification buyers want will sell well, even in a sinking market.
WOOL brokers are encouraged to enter the National Council of Wool Selling Brokers of Australia wool broker award for their chance to win a trip to Istanbul.23 Apr 16 WOOL brokers are encouraged to enter the National Council of Wool Selling Brokers of Australia wool broker award for...
RESULTS from a long-running trial have provided new insights into the profitability of different crop rotations and how they interact with seasonal conditions and crop residue.2:00 AM RESULTS from a long-running trial have provided new insights into the profitability of different crop rotations and...
WHILE ongoing rains have set up much of the Wheatbelt, the northern Geraldton zone continues to be dry.12 May 16 WHILE ongoing rains have set up much of the Wheatbelt, the northern Geraldton zone continues to be dry.

There has been a spate of consolidation in the crop protection and seeds industry. What does it mean for Australian agriculture?26 May 16 There has been a spate of consolidation in the crop protection and seeds industry. What does it mean for Australian...
For more than two years James Sunderland's phone has barely stopped ringing as farmers seek out his fencing skills.26 May 16 For more than two years James Sunderland's phone has barely stopped ringing as farmers seek out his fencing skills.

GLEANER is making a pitch at the higher volume combine harvester market with the release of its Gleaner S9 series models.21 May 16 GLEANER is making a pitch at the higher volume combine harvester market with the release of its Gleaner S9 series...
DESPITE the relatively small size of last Friday's Primaries of WA-hosted clearing sale offering at Tambellup, about 177 punters registered to get in on the action.16 Apr 16 DESPITE the relatively small size of last Friday's Primaries of WA-hosted clearing sale offering at Tambellup, about...

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There is plenty to be positive about for the fresh produce industry, according to the CEO of the Produce Marketing Association.27 May 16 There is plenty to be positive about for the fresh produce industry, according to the CEO of the Produce Marketing...
Supermarkets know the fresh produce sector is a key attraction for shoppers- that's why it's where the battle is being fought.26 May 16 Supermarkets know the fresh produce sector is a key attraction for shoppers- that's why it's where the battle is...
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.