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White wool premiums on the way
12 Apr 07 Higher prices for wools declared free of contaminants are definitely on the way, according to Elders, which is convinced the Dark and Medullated Risk scheme will reward growers willing to declare their wool free of contaminants.
Sydney show ring not just for animals
12 Apr 07 It's not every day you see motor bikes tearing up the turf of a main ring arena or SS Commodores doing circle work in front of thousands, but that's been a daily offering at this year's Sydney Royal.
Horticulture's place in Qld's future under question
11 Apr 07 Claims by Growcom that agriculture has been left out of the draft terms of reference for the Far North Queensland regional plan have been rejected by both the State Government and local mayors.
Warren Truss speaks up on single desk
11 Apr 07 It is imperative that arrangements are made for the marketing of this year's wheat crop above everything else when Cabinet meets.
U beaut utes turn heads at Sydney Royal
10 Apr 07 It seems a ute is no longer just a ute, it has to be a 'U Beaut Ute', with more than 100 creations turning out at the Sydney Royal Show's ute muster competition.
Pre-plant fertiliser gamble looms
09 Apr 07 Southern Queensland broadacre farmers are gambling on pre-planting fertiliser applications after March rains failed to top up their moisture profiles.
Bale monitoring good for accountability: Pietsch
05 Apr 07 A new push by Chinese processing mills to monitor individual wool bales for contamination is good for transparency within the Australian industry, according to WoolProducers Australia president, Robert Pietsch.
McGauran not convinced on soil carbon option
05 Apr 07 Federal Minister for Agriculture, Peter McGauran, said he still needs expert and scientific advice on whether soil could be used as a carbon sink and be part of an emissions trading scheme.
Contractors prefer Terragator for spreading
05 Apr 07 Flexibility, productivity, cost efficiency and machine reliability rank very highly when you're a contractor, which is why New Norcia contractor Simon Witham is excited by the new K-type Bredal spreader.
It's a major social event, not just a cattle sale
04 Apr 07 The famous St Lawrence store cattle sale in Central Queensland draws quality cattle - and it's also a community get together, which swells the village's population for its biggest day of the year.
Nats and Libs still squabbling over Qld Senate ticket
04 Apr 07 Negotiations are continuing between the Queensland Liberals and Nationals for a joint Senate ticket ahead of this year's Federal election, despite some Nationals members describing the Liberals initial offer as "insulting".
Slammin' Sam a winner with lamb
03 Apr 07 Slammin' Sam Kekovich proved a big hit at last week's WAFarmers conference dinner, amusing the audience with his witty anecdotes and getting a plug in for Aussie lamb at every opportunity.
China a new force in tractors
03 Apr 07 China is the latest country to throw down the tractor sales gauntlet as its attractively-priced products begin to win over Australian farmers, with its latest offering a new-look unit from YTO International.
B&S ball still thriving in Burren Junction, NSW
02 Apr 07 The bush tradition of Bachelor and Spinster balls may have died off in many country towns, but in the western NSW town of Burren Junction the party just keeps getting better.
Heatwave sunburns WA fruit harvest
02 Apr 07 The record hot weather experienced during March in Western Australia has damaged fruit throughout the state, with up to 20pc of apple crops affected.
Andren tilt for Senate opens the way for Nats
30 Mar 07 Indepedent MP for the Central NSW seat of Calare, Peter Andren, will resign his position when this year's Federal election is called and have a stab at a spot in the Senate.
Wool heavies meet in China
29 Mar 07 The future of wool trading with China is being negotiated this week, with the Australian wool industry and the Chinese processing sector trying to solve issues that have dogged the trade for years.
WAFarmers vote of no confidence in Grains Council
29 Mar 07 WAFarmers moves a motion of no confidence in the Grains Council on Wednesday.
Tony Windsor poll of wheat growers
29 Mar 07 The national wheat growers poll conducted by the Independent Member for New England, Tony Windsor, has returned an 82pc response in support of a single desk.
Time running out single desk decision
28 Mar 07 Rather than worrying about when the planting rains will arrive, Central Queensland wheat grower, Greg Larsen, is more concerned about how this year's crop will be marketed.
Chance under pressure to drop GM ban
28 Mar 07 Western Australia's Agriculture Minister Kim Chance has admitted the State Government is under more pressure to lift its moratorium on Genetically Modified crops than it has been in the past.
Self sufficiency the key to feedlot's drought success
27 Mar 07 A move towards self-sufficiency for both feed and cattle supplies has ensured one Central Queensland feedlot has weathered the big dry and come out in front.
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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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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
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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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