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WITH less than a quarter of his seeding program left to go rain was a welcome sight on Bruce Rock farmer Leigh Strange’s property last weekend.

Rain provided a welcome seeding boost  

WITH less than a quarter of his seeding program left to go rain was a welcome sight on Bruce Rock farmer Leigh Strange’s property last
QUALITY farm offerings and strong red meat prices are keeping Western Australia’s farm prices strong, but depressed grain prices are keeping values in check in the eastern Wheatbelt, according to Rural Bank’s latest Australian Farmland Values report. 4:00 AM QUALITY farm offerings and strong red meat prices are keeping Western Australia’s farm prices strong, but depressed...
GOOD seasonal conditions have boosted Ruralco Holdings Ltd profit to record level for the half year to March 31. 4:00 AM GOOD seasonal conditions have boosted Ruralco Holdings Ltd profit to record level for the half year to March 31.
WESTERN Australian grain growers have an opportunity this seeding season to get a first-hand look at the latest seeding technology that is saving thousands of dollars in input costs by eliminating overlap. 4:00 AM WESTERN Australian grain growers have an opportunity this seeding season to get a first-hand look at the latest...
CANOLA growers have been warned of a narrowing planting window, following a variable start to the growing season. 4:00 AM CANOLA growers have been warned of a narrowing planting window, following a variable start to the growing season.
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$2.5 million over four years will only be soaked up by wages, redtape and protocols.
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And as per report of 2016, India stood at no. top in beef export with export value of 3680
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The customer is always right? And the customer (particularly for WA) doesnt want GM product, If

NO poll of dairy farmers is needed this year to determine how much Dairy Produce Levy they should pay, an inaugural industry advisory committee has decided.
01 Feb 17 NO poll of dairy farmers is needed this year to determine how much Dairy Produce Levy they should pay, an inaugural...
ACCORDING to Dardanup dairy farmer Michael Twomey there is 'no perfect system' for dealing with the effluent generated by 500 cows being milked twice a day.
31 Jan 17 ACCORDING to Dardanup dairy farmer Michael Twomey there is "no perfect system" for dealing with the effluent...

YEAR 12 students at the Western Australian College of Agriculture, Cunderdin, were enlightened last week on what happens to the college’s wool clip after it goes out the gate.21 May 17 YEAR 12 students at the Western Australian College of Agriculture, Cunderdin, were enlightened last week on what...
WESTERN Australia’s wool clip has been selected to trial the commercial viability of using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) to track wool bales.23 May 17 WESTERN Australia’s wool clip has been selected to trial the commercial viability of using Radio Frequency...
CANOLA growers have been warned of a narrowing planting window, following a variable start to the growing season.4:00 AM CANOLA growers have been warned of a narrowing planting window, following a variable start to the growing season.
AFTER an early April start to seeding, the crop is all in the ground at Darren Kilminster’s Bruce Rock property.4:00 AM AFTER an early April start to seeding, the crop is all in the ground at Darren Kilminster’s Bruce Rock property.

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

WESTERN Australian grain growers have an opportunity this seeding season to get a first-hand look at the latest seeding technology that is saving thousands of dollars in input costs by eliminating overlap.4:00 AM WESTERN Australian grain growers have an opportunity this seeding season to get a first-hand look at the latest...
WUBIN farmer Garry Cail knows a bit about tracked tractors, having cut his teeth on a Case IH Quadtrac in the mid-1990s.22 May 17 WUBIN farmer Garry Cail knows a bit about tracked tractors, having cut his teeth on a Case IH Quadtrac in the mid-1990s.

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.