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Australian farm chemical manufacturer Nufarm has repaired its balance sheet and is now hunting for acquisition opportunities.

Profit down, but rebounding Nufarm is seeking acquisitions  

Australian farm chemical manufacturer Nufarm has repaired its balance sheet and is now hunting for acquisition opportunities.
FOR Kverneland Group area product director Marieka Maris, her company will embrace Kubota's aspirations with Kubota-badged versions of Kverneland and Vicon fertiliser spreaders and hay balers and Kverneland tillage.
25 Sep 16 FOR Kverneland Group area product director Marieka Maris, her company will embrace Kubota's aspirations with...
SAN-Mateo Merino and Poll Merino stud, Brookton, has a long-term commitment to the production of high quality wool and genetics, and word is catching on.
26 Sep 16 SAN-Mateo Merino and Poll Merino stud, Brookton, has a long-term commitment to the production of high quality wool...
MARKETING of WAFarmers First fresh milk in Dalian, China, has a tick of approval from WAFarmers president Tony York.
26 Sep 16 MARKETING of WAFarmers First fresh milk in Dalian, China, has a tick of approval from WAFarmers president Tony York.
THE line-up at Cranmore Park stud ram sale gets better and better each year, according to long time buyers at last week's 66th annual sale.
26 Sep 16 THE line-up at Cranmore Park stud ram sale gets better and better each year, according to long time buyers at last...
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Correct Jock. Selling what you don't already have is the biggest con ever introduced to
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When good systems do not deliver, "wheat grower for 53 years", it is caused by either the
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Does anybody really think Anthony Salim would sanction buying WA barley if it were more

SITE works have started for a new concept in dairying - Bannister Downs Dairy's robotic rotary dairy and milk processing plant that will double as a tourist attraction.
07 Sep 16 SITE works have started for a new concept in dairying - Bannister Downs Dairy's robotic rotary dairy and milk...
BULK WA milk, 80,000-100,000 litres at a time, is being trucked by road to Darwin.
04 Sep 16 BULK WA milk, 80,000-100,000 litres at a time, is being trucked by road to Darwin.

KUBOTA continued its market push into the hay arena last week with the release of new Krone EasyCut TC 400 and TC 500 mower conditioners.25 Sep 16 KUBOTA continued its market push into the hay arena last week with the release of new Krone EasyCut TC 400 and TC...
THE desire to become a global brand leader has increased speculation about Kubota's plans to increase power ratings for its tractor fleet.26 Sep 16 THE desire to become a global brand leader has increased speculation about Kubota's plans to increase power ratings...
NEW Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) managing director Steve Jefferies was out meeting growers in the Mid West last week as part of the GRDC's western regional panel spring tours.
21 Sep 16 NEW Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) managing director Steve Jefferies was out meeting growers in...
IF WA can get through September's high risk frost period, the State is looking at a record 17.6 million tonne crop, according to Grain Industry Association of WA (GIWA).17 Sep 16 IF WA can get through September's high risk frost period, the State is looking at a record 17.6 million tonne crop,...

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 Kverneland Group area product director Marieka Maris, her company will embrace Kubota's aspirations with Kubota-badged versions of Kverneland and Vicon fertiliser spreaders and hay balers and Kverneland tillage.
25 Sep 16 FOR Kverneland Group area product director Marieka Maris, her company will embrace Kubota's aspirations with...
AFTER-harvest clearing sales generally find the headers the hardest items to sell and the Spring sale of F & M Inferrera, Wilgoyne, was no different, with the headers on offer passed-in, while the air seeder rigs sold well.
24 Sep 16 AFTER-harvest clearing sales generally find the headers the hardest items to sell and the Spring sale of F & M...

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.