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Horse flu: NSW country races back on in Orange
16 Oct 07 NSW Minister for Primary Industries, Ian Macdonald has announced the return of racing to Orange for November 6 while at the Australian National Field Days at Orange today.
Election '07: Nats target new seat of Flynn
15 Oct 07 Nationals Leader Mark Vaile has highlighted the importance of the new Queensland seat of Flynn to the Coalition's chance of victory by making Gladstone his first port of call on the election trail.
Election '07: Govt reveals plan to slash income tax
15 Oct 07 Prime Minister John Howard and Treasurer Peter Costello have outlined a five-year plan for a major restructuring of the tax system.
Store cattle $50 higher at Yea, Vic
15 Oct 07 Buyers mainly from South Gippsland and the southeast of South Australia bid prices $30-$50/head higher at a store cattle sale of 1500 head held at Yea, northeast of Melbourne on Friday.
Coffee finds a new home at Proserpine, Qld
12 Oct 07 At a district known foremost as a tourist hotspot and second as a prime cane growing region, the niche crop of coffee has found a new home in Queensland's Whitsundays.
Horse flu: Good biosecurity still critical, despite vaccine
12 Oct 07 Horse owners have been warned by Australia's cheif vet that vaccination alone is not enough to stop the spread of equine influenza.
McGauran visits WA on drought mission
11 Oct 07 WA’s drought affected northern wheatbelt farmers have told Federal Agriculture Minister, Peter McGauran, they will do whatever it takes to stay on the land, but they need the Government’s help to get through their toughest season on record.
Crush powers on, but sugar price struggles
10 Oct 07 While the sugarcane crush in most areas of north Queensland is going according to plan, things need to be much better on the price front for the sugar industry.
Jerilderie, NSW, Merino market holds firm
08 Oct 07 One-and-half-year-old, 2006-drop Merino ewes made to a top of $70 in a solid store sheep sale of 29,000 head at Jerilderie, NSW, on Friday.
Dam cover saves valuable water for Qld avocados
08 Oct 07 As the temperature rises, so do evaporation rates, prompting Gatton, Qld, avocado producer, Robyn Lubach, to invest in an exciting polyethylene cover that floats on top of her 80ML capacity dam.
Wodonga cattle hold firm as southern buyers fill the breach
05 Oct 07 Buyers from Victoria's South Gippsland and the Western District, as well as from South Australia, have replaced Queensland and northern NSW operators as the volume buyers at special yarding of 5300 head of store cattle at Wodonga yesterday.
Shorthorn youth display breed's future in Dubbo, NSW
05 Oct 07 More than 60 competitors from across NSW and South Australia travelled to Dubbo this week for the Shorthorn Youth Club of Australia's 21st National Youth Expo, displaying a bright future for the breed.
New rain tank facility to ease waiting lists
05 Oct 07 Producers worried about delays in accessing rainwater tanks will be pleased to hear that one company is making a determined bid to shorten waiting lists.
Horse flu fight not over yet: chief vet
05 Oct 07 Horse owners and the general public are being urged not to be complascent in the fight to eradicate equine influenza, even though the issue is slipping off the media radar.
Better incentives needed to lure doctors to the bush
05 Oct 07 The medical lobby wants the major parties to commit to a $300million-a-year doctor incentive package to help ease a rural health workforce crisis.
Quality defies the season at Perth Royal
04 Oct 07 The 2007 Perth Royal Show got underway earlier this week, with numbers in the cattle and sheep judging down slightly due to the season, but organisers were happy with the quality on display.
$80,000 for bull on day three of Brahman Week
03 Oct 07 A new market high of $80,000 has been set this morning at the Rockhampton Brahman Week Sale, Qld, surpassing the previous top of $55,000, set on Monday and equalled again on Tuesday.
Leucaena expansion prompts 'rangefed beef' brand idea
03 Oct 07 An ambitious plan to have another 500,000ha planted to wonder-legume leucaena within five years has prompted the Leucaena Network to consider new ways of promoting beef from the Qld's 'green feedlots'.
Merinos rams to $2100 at Merrignee, NSW
01 Oct 07 Defying the big dry, the 17th annual Merrignee Merino Stud's unhoused sale on Thursday at Boorowa, NSW, improved its clearance rate compared to last year and averaged $947/head for rams.
Kubota Australia trumpets new range and new $18m HQ
01 Oct 07 While unveiling its latest range of machinery in Melbourne last week, Kubota Australia has also flagged it is on track to move into new headquarters next year.
Wycheproof sheep sale survives drying conditions
01 Oct 07 With seasonal conditions changing by the day, a larger spread of buyers from the across Victoria and South Australia journeyed to Wycheproof, Vic, last Friday bidding prices to firm levels.
$55,000 high on day one of Brahman Week
01 Oct 07 Grey Brahman bulls topped day one of Brahman Week in Rockhampton, Qld, at $55,000, ahead of the best of the Reds at $27,000.
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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
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Ute muster to raise funds for RFDS
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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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