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Outlook '08: Rural women protest desk deregulation
04 Mar 08 A small group of women from wheat farms in South West NSW tried to grab the attention of Prime Minister Kevin Rudd as he made his way into this year's ABARE conference, waving placards opposing the Government's wheat marketing reforms and the scrapping of the single desk.
Dry weather draws 16,000 sheep to Wycheproof, Vic
03 Mar 08 While many regions of northern Australia battle flooding, producers in the northwest of Victoria have begun hitting the wall in regards to water and feed reserves. There were many forced sales among the 16,000 head offered at the Wycheproof store sheep sale last Friday.
Inside the Global Seed Vault
27 Feb 08 A vault dug deep into the frozen rock of a mountain on a remote island in the Arctic circle housing the key to the world’s survival.
Drift damage rife on cotton crops
27 Feb 08 Spray drift has further knocked the stuffing out of the Australian cotton crop this summer, with some in the industry reporting the damage as the worst ever.
Farm machinery supply running out
27 Feb 08 WA farmers will need to place orders for new machinery by next month to secure their requirements for the 2009 season in the face of a world-wide supply shortage of agricultural machinery.
$2m gross at Landmark Ballarat premier sale
25 Feb 08 The outstanding season in the north, along with a long-waited rise in prime market values, delivered a most welcome $2 million-plus result for grown and weaner cattle in the annual Landmark Ballarat premier sale held on Friday.
Supply could dent machinery sales upturn
25 Feb 08 An amazingly resilient farm machinery industry has just notched up its fifth successive year of 10,000-unit-plus tractor sales in the face of one of the nation's cruellest dry spells.
Fitzroy floods Rockhampton ... again
22 Feb 08 The Fitzroy River in Central Queensland is in flood again, just three weeks after its most recent flood.
Full irrigation storages promise better times for cotton
22 Feb 08 Queensland on-farm irrigation storages are generally in their best state in two to three years, with many of them full after recent rain.
Reola a glimpse of wool's past prosperity
21 Feb 08 From the air, the Brown family's famous four-floor woolshed at 'Reola' protrudes from the far-reaching Western Division plains as a beacon of past prosperity.
23rd attempt wins Don Brown competition for the Sutherlands
21 Feb 08 Highly-fertile plain-bodied ewes owned by John and Anthea Sutherland outclassed multiple former winners to take out this year’s prestigious Don Brown Ewe Competition at Condobolin, in what was their 23rd attempt at the title.
Re-branding to re-invigorate AWB's Landmark chain
20 Feb 08 AWB is looking to a new branding campaign to reinvigorate its Landmark business and guide its push for greater market share.
Farmers the losers in new wheat reforms: Blight
20 Feb 08 Wheat Export Marketing Alliance chairman, Graham Blight, claims the Federal Government is bowing to the wishes of big business, not producers, in its rush to dismantle the single desk.
H&M wont back down on mulesed wool ban
20 Feb 08 A meeting between WoolProducers president Don Hamblin and Swedish retailer H&M has failed to break the company's stance on refusing to sell products made with wool from mulesed sheep.
Time for Govt leadership on ethanol industry
19 Feb 08 Growing excitement over the construction of Queensland's first grain-to-ethanol plant at Dalby is putting an extra spring in the step local grain growers, but there are calls for more leadership from the Government to cement the industry's future.
$40,000 dream realised at Red Hill, Vic, bull sale
18 Feb 08 For most studs a $40,000 top from their on-property sale is but a dream, but for the Fraser family's Red Hill Hereford stud at Euroa, Vic, it was a dream that became reality within minutes of the first bull of their first on-property bull sale entering the ring.
Ballarat, Vic, weaners sought after in the north
18 Feb 08 Strong buying orders placed from northern NSW had another big day out, seizing more than half of a 4000-head offered at the annual grown and weaner steer sale held at Ballarat on Friday.
Mount William Charolais average $4635
15 Feb 08 Signature and foundation Charolais stud Mount William at Willaura, Victoria enjoyed a strong sale this week with bulls selling to $8250.
Good demand for Merinos at Urana, NSW
15 Feb 08 More than 18,000 Merino and crossbred sheep were yarded at the 73rd Annual Urana Store Sheep Sale last Friday, which saw buyers have a distinct preference for locally-bred ewes of all ages, prices rise by $15 on recent sales.
Smoky Dawson dies
14 Feb 08 A chapter in Australian country music spanning more than 60 years has closed with the death of Smokey Dawson this morning.
Vic's young auctioneers put to the test
13 Feb 08 Young auctioneers put their nerve to the test in front of the Hamilton Beef Expo crowd last week for the
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young auctioneer shield.
Live sheep exports a clash of cultures
13 Feb 08 The live sheep trade debate is more a cultural issue than a political one.
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Dairy Innovation Day, Busselton, May 4
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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
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PGA launches live ex campaign
Banks confirms 100,000ha deal
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
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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.
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