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Next G promises fast downloads, but at what price?
13 Oct 06 New Telstra network delivers great hypothetical benefits, but it may be priced out of the range of ordinary consumers.
Brangus bull sets new record at $40,000
12 Oct 06 In what is milestone for the Brangus breed, last week's annual sale at Gracemere topped at $40,000 - a new record for Brangus bulls sold at auction.
Lamb prices dive $20 a head as drought floods markets
12 Oct 06 Lamb prices have dropped by $20 a head at many saleyards across the country in the last fortnight as large numbers flood in from drought-stricken properties.
Growers seek access to WoolPoll papers after the vote
12 Oct 06 The 2006 WoolPoll panel has acknowledged calls for voters to be able to access ballot papers following the outcome of a poll.
French Dosatron system finds favour on farm machinery
12 Oct 06 A French invention originally earmarked for hospital use is now finding favour with Australian farmers using liquid fertilisers.
Borroloola or bust – records broken on dirt-track Harley ride
11 Oct 06 Tackling rough bush roads in a four-wheel drive can be tough enough, but in the wilds of northern Australia an adventurous family has beaten the odds to ride 730km of rough tracks on their Harley Davidson motorcycles.
Commonwealth pledges to stand by farmers through the drought
11 Oct 06 The looming catastrophy from the on-going drought has raised fears for both rural communities and the national economy, prompting the Prime Minister to pledge that the Federal Government will stand by farmers in their time of need.
Gas boost adds up to diesel savings
11 Oct 06 Miles producer Bruce Uebergang is making headway in trying to reduce his fuel bill by trialing the latest available technology.
History rekindled at Jimbour House
11 Oct 06 While many historic rural properties have been broken up or turned into farmstays, museums or weekenders for the rich and famous, iconic Queensland station, Jimbour House, is still first and foremost a working farm.
$51m boost to mental health care services in the bush
09 Oct 06 The Federal Government has injected an additional $51m into rural health services in its response to the nation's mental health crisis, but the AMA says the policy undervalues the role of the family doctor.
Tie water ministry to northern development: Heffernan
09 Oct 06 Outspoken Liberal Senator Bill Heffernan wants the Government to create a new Minister for Water and Northern Development ahead of the next election.
Telstra dividends at risk under T3 float: Labor
09 Oct 06 Shareholders who participate in the T3 float may face a cut in promised dividends if Telstra's new NextG mobile phone network fails to perform, Labor has warned.
Better crops varieties will deliver more oil for ethanol
06 Oct 06 The NRMA alternative fuels summit raised many questions but it was clear that any move to ethanol and biodiesel is set to be a big winner for rural Australia.
Rural communities lead the fight against climate change
06 Oct 06 The southern NSW dairy community of the Bega Valley has taken up the fight against global change by setting a goal of a 50pc cut in energy use by 2020, offering huge costs savings to farm businesses in the process.
Think of industry viability before granting pay rise: Feltdmann
06 Oct 06 Sheepmeats Council president Ian Feldtmann has urged both shearers and graziers to think of the industry's long-term viability before lifting pay rates.
Broadband boost as Telstra's turbo mobiles go live
06 Oct 06 Built in a record 10 months Australia's fastest and largest mobile broadband network, Telstra's $1 billion turbo-charged NEXT GTM, is now live across Australia offering high-speed wireless broadband over the phone.
AWB moves to win back grower confidence
06 Oct 06 AWB chairman Brendan Stewart is hoping to restore grower confidence in the scandal-rocked firm by guaranteeing pool funds would not be used to pay its legal costs or tax debts arising from the Cole Commission.
Corish hints at political future
05 Oct 06 Former National Farmers' Federation president, Peter Corish, has given a strong hint that he wants to enter federal politics at the next election.
Crisis times prompts Carstairs to nominate for AWI
05 Oct 06 Frustration at the lack of performance and representation for Western Australian growers from the Australian Wool Innovation board has prompted former CBH director to stand for election.
Weeds war steps up curtailing spread of major pests
04 Oct 06 The frontline fight against the spread of weeds throughout the country is about to be stepped up, following some significant victories in Northern Australia.
McGauran slams water buyback as "lazy option"
04 Oct 06 Federal Agriculture Minister Peter McGauran has slammed State Government plans to buy water back from irrigators to give to the environment as a "lazy and damaging" option in this time of drought.
Northern water development under the spotlight at ANCID
04 Oct 06 The Australian National Council on Irrigation and Drainage will attempt to tackle the contentious debate surrounding development of Northern Australia's vast water resources at its annual conference next week.
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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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