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Sorghum industry shrugs off seasonal challenge
28 Feb 07 One of the toughest-ever sorghum growing seasons not only has proved a challenge for growers but also plant breeders.
PM's water deal: three States down, one to go
26 Feb 07 Three of the four Murray-Darling States have agreed to hand control of the Murray Darling system to the Federal Government, while Victoria is still negotiating a deal.
Big Country shows stud market strength
21 Feb 07 As the Big Country Brahman Sale in Charters Towers wrapped up yesterday, it was clear the confidence seen in last year's stud sire market is still present.
Wool prices to lift, despite the heavy offerings
21 Feb 07 Landmark NSW wool manager Chris McDonnell is still expecting the market to rise, despite the run of heavy offerings in recent weeks.
John Deere launches world's biggest header front
20 Feb 07 John Deere last week launched the world's largest draper front when it released a 13.7m (45ft) model at its product launch in Melbourne last week.
Hunks and Spunks back a winner at Bedgerabong
20 Feb 07 The West Wyalong and Baradine districts are celebrating joint wins in this year's
Hunks and Spunks competition after a crowd of more than 3500 flocked to Bedgerabong last weekend to hear the announcement.
Mahindra poised for top tractor sales spot
20 Feb 07 It may sound ambitious, but by 2009 Indian firm Mahindra believes it will be the world's largest manufacturer of farm tractors.
CQ cotton picking about to kick off
19 Feb 07 The Central Queensland cotton harvest is just days away from kick off, with growers in the Emerald region scheduled to begin this weekend and the Dawson Valley to follow a week later.
Drought 2006 lays lessons for coming autumn
19 Feb 07 Despite the pain the drought inflicted on farmers who lost last year's crop, 2006 has provided some valuable lessons for the season ahead.
'Premature' to say water plan good for irrigators
16 Feb 07 Murrumbidgee Corporate Affairs manager, Matt Linnegar, says it is premature to say the Federal Government's $10 billion water plan will be a good deal for irrigators given the absence of exact details.
GMs 'on the way' but when?
16 Feb 07 Genetically modified crops could be the answer in the battle for Australian exports to remain internationally competitive.
Daylight saving rejected by WA rural leaders
16 Feb 07 The positive daylight saving dialogue of the past two months is wearing thin with Western Australia's rural communities, politicians and lobby groups, amid growing support for an immediate referendum on the issue.
What wool shortage?
16 Feb 07 With massive offerings in recent weeks, buyers are questioning whether there really is a supply shortage of Australian wool.
The bush honours its Nashos
15 Feb 07 Both urban and rural Australia yesterdsay remembered those who had been conscripted to serve their country during National Servicemen's Day
Elders, Landcare in $2.5m deal
15 Feb 07 A five-year, $2.5 million landcare support commitment from Australian agribusiness giant, Elders has signalled a change in the nation’s approach to sustainable farming practices.
Irrigators' input key role in water plan
15 Feb 07 Despite claims by farmers and irrigators that the government has been short on detail, the government insists the reform process has included a lot of input from irrigators in the past 12 months.
El Nino and IOD caused 2006 drought conditions
15 Feb 07 Dr Peter McIntosh, a CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research scientist, says a combination of factors - not just El Nino - was the cause of last year's dire drought.
No ban on live sheep exports, says McGauran
14 Feb 07 The Federal Government has rushed to assure farmers it will not ban live sheep exports in the wake of graphic footage released this week showing Australian sheep being shoved into the boots of cars and tied onto roof racks in Egypt.
Summer crop smorgasbord combats drought
13 Feb 07 The country may be drought-affected but when the season breaks, producers will need to be keenly aware of the latest summer crop options.
Torrential downpour halts Rocky's biggest bull sale
13 Feb 07 Wild thunderstorms yesterday brought a temporary halt to Rockhampton's biggest bull sale, the February All Breed sale, which has reached a high of $22,000 so far.
NQ floods stall home building works
12 Feb 07 Heavy rain throughout North Queensland has put the brakes on building work vital to the property boom.
Old cotton picker chops leucaena
12 Feb 07 Central Queensland cattleman David Alsop has invented a new machine for managing the tropical pasture crop, leucaena.
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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
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Medicinal cannabis could be crop option
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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
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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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