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Dairy Innovation Day
Dairy Innovation Day, Busselton, May 4
Balingup Small Machinery Field Day
Youth brush up on cattle handling
The KPCA Ruralco Field day and Conference
NSW irrigators respond to Howard water plan
25 Jan 07 The Federal Government's $10 billion water announcement could be seen as an admission that efforts to get governments to work together on water has failed, according to the NSW Irrigators Council.
Diazinon pleas rejected by APVMA
24 Jan 07 Industry's objections have not been enough to convince the APVMA to change its preliminary review findings, which calls for restrictions on the use of sheep lice treatment diazinon.
Woolies drought day draws shopper praise
24 Jan 07 Woolworths' National Drought Action Day yesterday has drawn praise from the grocery buying public, with shoppers from both urban and rural areas saving their weekly shop for the big day.
Bold plans for ethanol in State of the Union address
24 Jan 07 United States President George Bush has outlined bold plans to increase the production of ethanol from new agricultural sources in order to break the country's dependence on foreign oil.
Turnbull promoted to Water Minister in Cabinet reshuffle
23 Jan 07 Prime Minister John Howard has finally delivered his long-awaited ministerial reshuffle, which includes the promotion of Malcolm Turnbull to the position of Minister for the Environment and Water.
Reshuffle ignores climate change: Labor
23 Jan 07 Minister for Environment and Water Malcolm Turnbull's opposite number in the Labor Party, Peter Garret, says the Government has failed to address the issue of climate change as part of the cabinet reshuffle. But Mr Turnbull says the public is feeling climate change through the prism of the water debate.
Harvest trail the experience of a life time
22 Jan 07 A working holiday learning how to drive a header on Australia's harvest trail has been the adventure of a lifetime to young Dutch backpacker, Willem Wolterink.
Northam back in the running in WA saleyards stoush
19 Jan 07 Northam is back in the running to be Western Australia's new alternative central saleyards site, following a change of heart by Agriculture Minister, Kim Chance.
Corish not worried by US wheat threats
19 Jan 07 Wheat Export Marketing Consultative Committee member, Peter Corish, is not worried by the threats against to Australia's wheat industry emanating from within the US Government.
Telstra's $600m 'gun to the Govt's head'
18 Jan 07 Telstra has a “gun to the Government’s head” with its all or nothing request for $600 million to roll out high-speed broadband to the bush.
Single Desk: Committee to consider poll option
18 Jan 07 Wheat Export Marketing Consultative Committee member, Peter Corish, says the committee will discuss the option of polling growers on the future of the single desk, despite the Government rejecting the idea.
Slim rural pickings in Aussie Monopoly poll
17 Jan 07 Australians have the chance to vote on which landmarks will feature in a new Aussie Monopoly board game, but the rural offerings are slim pickings.
Single Desk: McGauran rules out grower poll
17 Jan 07 Polling wheat growers on their views for the future of the single desk is not an option, according to Agriculture Minister Peter McGauran, who says the idea is unworkable.
Telstra says new broadband plans will end digital divide
16 Jan 07 Telstra wants a piece of the Federal Government's $878 million Broadband Connect program to deliver fixed broadband to all but the most remote parts of Australia.
Drought Bus geared for action
15 Jan 07 The Federal Government's drought bus has hit Queensland, spreading the word on how small businesses can make the most of the relaxed rules for accessing drought assistance.
AWB again under fire in US and at home
12 Jan 07 Australian taxpayers could be faced to foot the bill for AWB's actions if new legislation in the United States passes which would demand compensation for the rogue company's actions.
China wool letter a positive: expert
11 Jan 07 International Fibre Centre chief executive, Barry White, has been working with the Chinese wool processing sector since 1978 and says the stinging letter from some of the biggest names in the Chinese industry should be a catalyst to drive the industry forward.
Canberra move for Great Southern Merinos 60th
11 Jan 07 The Great Southern Supreme Merino Show and Sale is celebrating its 60th birthday by moving to Canberra in a bid to broaden wool's appeal.
Port blockages the next NSW election target
10 Jan 07 The NSW Opposition has set its sights on the port blockages hampering the export of freight from rural areas.
Geoff nominated for Aussie of the Year
28 Dec 06 Up against some of Australia's best and brightest high fliers for the prize of Australian of the Year this year is a quietly spoken North Queensland horseman.
CBH and Wheat Aus win export licences
22 Dec 06 In a blow for single desk supporters, the Federal Government has decided to grant bulk wheat export licences to CBH and Wheat Australia, but only for limited volumes and at a cost.
Mayor speaks out in WA saleyards row
22 Dec 06 The shires of Northam and surrounding districts are not backing down on a proposal to build a 20,000-head sheep saleyard facility that is estimated to be about eight times cheaper than the Muchea saleyards project.
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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
Tweets from @FarmOnline/fairfax-rural-reporters
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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