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Election '07: Regional partnerships "discretionary"
16 Nov 07 one minister argues the grants have to be discretionary or else many towns would "miss out.
High returns promised with new tender program
16 Nov 07 A tender system modelled on AWB’s domestic tender for sales of pool wheat should provide growers with a new way of maximising returns in a year with high demand.
Central Queensland cotton off to good start
16 Nov 07 Cotton planting is coming to conclusion across the country, as the Bollgard window closes in most areas.
Garrett again admits to farm audits
15 Nov 07 Labor's environment spokesman, Peter Garrett, has again admitted he believes future governments should play a role in determining where people farm and the future make-up of agriculture.
Telstra over Next G phone coverage
15 Nov 07 The intended CDMA network switch off in 85 days has put the heat on Telstra to ensure Next G coverage is serviceable in regional areas of South Australia
Vic cattle prices lift, following the rain
13 Nov 07 The past week’s much stronger feedlot inquiry has paid handsome dividends for those southwest Victorian producers who retained their cattle over the depressed September October market period
Monster yarding, but crossbred ewes hit $145
12 Nov 07 A monster yarding of 38,000 head of 2006-drop ewes made similar prices to last year’s at the opening of the 2007 crossbred selling season at Naracoorte, SA, last Thursday
Impressive new wheat varieties
12 Nov 07 Enthusiasm surrounded the latest national wheat varieties on show at the Griffiths Brothers' Glenwood property near Dalby, Queensland.
Horse flu can’t stop TV show celebrity
12 Nov 07 New bush celebrity, Gus O’Brien, Warren, NSW, from the popular reality television show, Farmer Wants a Wife, won the hearts of women and the final of this year’s Cotton Cup on a camel last weekend.
From alpacas to aquaponics at FSA field days
09 Nov 07 Everything from aquaponics to alpacas will be on show at this weekend's Farming Small Areas Expo at the Hawkesbury Showgrounds in Sydney's west.
Ewes average $120 at Strath, SA, sale
09 Nov 07 Although prices were slightly easier than the previous year, most first-cross ewes sold for a $120 average at the annual Border Leicester-Merino first-cross and Merino off-shears sale at Strathalbyn, SA, last week.
Ewe lambs to $116 at Edenhope, Vic
09 Nov 07 Crossbred ewe lambs made to a season's top of $116 a head at yesterday's annual Edenhope and district crossbred breeders ewe sale in Victoria's West Wimmera.
Kubota's zero-turn mowers fit the bill
08 Nov 07 Whether you want to tidy up a vineyard or orchard, or simply have large areas to mow, then the chances are two new diesel-powered zero-turn mowers from Kubota may fit the bill.
Mass of buyers lift crossbreds $10 higher at Bendigo, Vic
08 Nov 07 A mass of southern buying strength from Gippsland, the western districts and South Australia sweep aside dis-interested local buyers at the second of the crossbred breeders store sheep sale at Bendigo, Vic, on Wednesday.
Easy being green; profiting from the carbon market
08 Nov 07 The influence of climate change on agriculture could change farms from focussing on primary production to resource management.
Cross-bred sheep reach $139 at Bendigo, Vic
07 Nov 07 First Border-Leicester-Merino cross ewes sold from $85-$139 a head at Bendigo's annual Blue Ribbon Spring Sale, last Friday with the majority hitting the $100 mark and selling $15 above all recent sales in the area.
NAB closes its wool book
07 Nov 07 The bank that deals with one in every three farmers is closing its wool book, ending its forward selling option after six years due to low interest from producers.
OZtrac strums up a storm
06 Nov 07 Guitar-player turned machinery maker Jim Cooper likes a challenge and he chose no bigger task than buying the plans for a home-built tractor/front-end loader/backhoe combination when visiting his sister in the US.
Merino ewes to $76.50 at Callawadda, Vic
05 Nov 07 Vendor-bred Wimmera Merino sheep were eagerly sought and twice topped at $76.50 a head for 1.5-year-old ewes at a special sale of 7000 store sheep at Callawadda, north of Stawell, Vic, last Thursday.
FSA field days brings together small farm opportunities
05 Nov 07 An Alpaca Fiesta will headline this year's Farming Small Areas Expo to be held at the Hawkesbury, NSW, showgrounds this weekend.
Election 07: Howard says rural economy strong
05 Nov 07 The rural economy in Australia is doing 'very well', according to Prime Minister John Howard, who says despite drought there is significant economic strength in many rural and regional communities.
Water efficiency drives Downs vegetable producer
02 Nov 07 A batch of some of the latest New Holland high clearance tractors have been bedded-down on a new vegetable-growing enterprise established amid the traditional broadacre operations of Queensland's Darling Downs.
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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
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.
Liberals vow to keep college doors open
28 Aug 18
PARENTS campaigning to save Moora Residential College (MRC) have cautiously welcomed WA Liberals’ announcement it will keep the facility open if it wins the next State election.
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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