Latest - Ag & Rural
Photos & Videos
Livestock & Sales
Livestock - Sales
Livestock - General
Satellite - WA Sth
Satellite - WA Nth
Radar - WA Sth
Radar - WA Nth
6 Day Outlook
14 day rain - WA Sth
14 day rain - WA Nth
28 day rain outlook
Place An Ad
Farm Weekly Media Kit
National Media Kit
Dairy Innovation Day
Dairy Innovation Day, Busselton, May 4
Balingup Small Machinery Field Day
Youth brush up on cattle handling
The KPCA Ruralco Field day and Conference
This week's SA ram sales in pictures
13 Aug 09 A collection of pictures from this week's ram sales in SA.
It's all about the right nutrients in the right places
13 Aug 09 The right nutrients in the right place on a crop plant can be as effective as a fungicide, a New Zealand plant pathologist told a Riverlands conference this week.
Senate votes down bill as bush protests
13 Aug 09 Farmers and Coalition politicians protested outside Parliament House this morning, where Nationals Senate Leader Barnaby Joyce vowed to fight on against "gesture politics" in the form of the emissions trading scheme.
Feds should takeover the Murray to save SA: Xenophon
13 Aug 09 INDEPENDENT Senator Nick Xenophon has called for a complete national takeover of the Murray Darling Basin because Adelaide is running out of water.
This week in pictures
13 Aug 09 A compilation of pictures from around South Australia.
Viterra confident of support from ABB shareholders
12 Aug 09 PRESIDENT and and chief executive of Viterra Mayo Schmidt remains confident enough ABB shareholders will vote to give his company control of the Australian agribusiness.
Mixed re-veg reaction on Lower Lakes
12 Aug 09 LOWER Lakes revegetation trials have received mixed reactions from a local bus group organised by the Goolwa to Wellington Local Action Planning Association on Monday.
Photos: Typhoon Morakot wipes out Taiwan farming
12 Aug 09 AGRICULTURAL production throughout Taiwan could be set back months as the country begins to count the cost of typhoon Morakot. Queensland Country Life's Ashley Walmsley was in the country for the Food in Health Security in the Asia-Pacific Region (FIHS) conference when the typhoon hit.
Crop Cruiser garners plaudits
12 Aug 09 IT was ‘thumbs-up’ as far as a Dalby district producer was concerned after hitching a ride on the latest self-propelled Goldacres sprayer - a Crop Cruiser 4500 unit equipped with a 30m boom that has been strutting its stuff on a Queensland familiarisation tour.
Bendigo lamb prices steady after fall
11 Aug 09 PRICES at this week's Bendigo, Vic, lamb sale held steady at rates equivalent to the lower prices of recent weeks. The yarding comprised a good representation of new season's lambs.
Charolais heifers make $660 at Strathalbyn, SA
11 Aug 09 PRICES held firm at the Strathalbyn store cattle sale on Friday, despite a large crowd of onlookers and more than 130 registrations. About 800 head was yarded from mainly local vendors, with some quality stock sent over from Kangaroo Island.
Sucker lambs to $114 at Murray Bridge
11 Aug 09 The heavier end of the sucker lambs on offer reached $114 a head at the opening sucker sale of the season at Murray Bridge, SA.
Sprayer shrugs garbage truck credentials
09 Aug 09 IT may have started out in life as a humble garbage truck but it has ended up as a flagship machine on a top-flight farming operation near Macalister where it earns its living as a self-propelled sprayer.
Photos from the Ekka
07 Aug 09 Catch a glimpse of all the action from the show ring at the Brisbane Exhibition.
Photos: Meet Queensland's best young auctioneers
07 Aug 09 Photos from the Young Auctioneers dinner at this year's Ekka.
Dundeoo store cattle sale
07 Aug 09 COWS with calves sold to a top of $890 at the Dunedoo special store cattle sale on Wednesday.
Variety's $600,000 gift to RFDS
07 Aug 09 Variety, the children’s charity, has made a $600,000 grant to the Royal Flying Doctor Service, which will go towards the purchase of essential medical equipment and complete the medical fit-out required to convert a new Pilatus PC-12 aircraft into a flying intensive care unit when it arrives in Adelaide next year.
Ekka young auctioneers in action
07 Aug 09 A slideshow of the Ekka Young Auctioneers Competition.
Karoonda stud tops local field day
03 Aug 09 A 19-micron Kamora Park ram that was named short wool champion at the Karoonda and Districts Stud Merino field day has sold for $5000.
Warrnambol steers ease 6-8c/kg
03 Aug 09 Buyers were happy to see grown steer values fall by 6-8 cents a kilogram from the extreme rates of last month's store market, as rain drenched the Warrnambool saleyards on Friday.
Ausmectin Southern Beef Week closes on a high
03 Aug 09 AUSMECTIN Southern Beef Week closed on a high on Monday as the last of 54 studs showcased the best they had to offer. During the eight-day event, 14 breeds were on show throughout the Central West and the south of NSW.
Meet NSW Young Farmers of the Year, Stephen & Amity Chase
31 Jul 09 The Chases operate a 5200-hectare mixed cropping property, “Waitara”, at Trangie, where they run a commercial Angus herd, a stud Angus operation and have 2000 hectares of winter cropping.
PHOTOS & VIDEOS
See how was at the annual event on April 22.
Dairy Innovation Day, Busselton, May 4
The cattle industry would not exist but for foreign investment.
Not only are most levy payers never consulted, nobody even knows who most of them are.
Various thin-shelled types are running around like headless chooks over free-range eggs
The case for spending restraint and a rapid return to surplus is as strong as ever
I'm one of the people who want marijuana to be legalized, some city have been approved it but
Medicinal cannabis could be crop option
#blueysmegacarshowandcruise2019 10 years on Daniels Ute will be apart of another massive cause.
Ute muster to raise funds for RFDS
Australia's live animal trade is nothing but a blood stained industry that suits those who
PGA launches live ex campaign
Banks confirms 100,000ha deal
24 Sep 18
THE Macquarie Group has confirmed it has wrapped up a deal with the Qatari-owned Hassad Food Group to buy more than...
AFGRI has new stock of S700 headers
16 Sep 18
AFGRI Equipment has a limited number of new John Deere S700 Series combine harvesters available for this harvest.
Profit down, but rebounding Nufarm is seeking acquisitions
Bayer’s $88b Monsanto merger bites Aussie cotton R&D
Agrium merger makes super-sized fertiliser parent for Landmark
China’s Rifa pays $55m to beef up its NSW estate
GrainCorp syndicate withdraws from CBH bid
Chinese buy into live shipper Wellard
NZ crop tech firm eyes ASX listing
China’s ag investment rush leaves us for Brazil
Tweets from @FarmOnline/fairfax-rural-reporters
China has followed through with flagged plans to resume importing United States beef, lifting a ban that has existed since mad cow disease was found in the States in 2003.
Indonesia has relaxed its trade restrictions on secondary beef cuts, re-opening a market that was worth $42 million to Australian exporters two years ago.
The recent rainfall will lead to a change in the micron profile of the Australian wool clip next spring, while boosting production volume and lamb marking rates.
While the favourable season is spurring lamb prices and providing more marketing options for producers, livestock agents are concerned rates are reaching unsustainable levels.
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.
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.
Search thousands of classified ads ONLINE
Search over 20,000 rural real estate listings online including farms, rural property and acreage for sale.
Australia’s premier industry field day event, the 2015 Commonwealth Bank AgQuip.
Buy rural and agricultural books and DVDs online.
Connecting Livestock Buyers & Sellers: Your one-stop shop for livestock news, reports and sale listings.
Australia's Horse Trading Magazine. Everything equine - Buy, Sell, Ride.
RURAL NEWS WEBSITES
The Land - NSW
Farm Weekly - WA
Queensland Country Life - QLD
North Queensland Register - Nth QLD
Stock & Land - VIC
Stock Journal - SA
Farming Small Areas Expo
Central West Machinery Expo
NT FIELD DAYS
Australian Dairy Farmer
Good Fruit and Vegetables
Conditions of Use