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Queensland graziers hope for an early start to the wet season
03 Oct 06 Central Queensland graziers are treading carefully towards the end of the year with hope of a solid wet season to bolster winter moisture levels.
Corish report: Hard yards begin for NFF for full adoption by Govt
03 Oct 06 National Farmers' Federation president, David Crombie, has welcomed today's announcement that the Federal Government will adopt 35 of the 55 recommendations from the Corish Report blueprint for agricultural prosperity. But the hard work now begins to ensure the Government funds the remainder in next year's budget.
Corish report: Govt accepts blueprint for the future of farming
03 Oct 06 The Federal Government has today accepted most of the recommedations from the Creating Our Future report, which set out a blueprint to keep agriculture profitable in the year's ahead.
Brahman Week: Day two tops at $90,000
03 Oct 06 The red hot market continued on day two of Brahman Week today, topping at $90,000 for a grey bull.
Live exports to resume to Egypt
03 Oct 06 The Federal Government has reached agreement with Egypt on animal welfare proceedures at slaughter, paving the way for the resumption of live cattle exports in coming weeks.
Blight fights workplace safety prosecution
02 Oct 06 Former National Farmers' Federation president, Graham Blight, is fighting prosecution under NSW's hardline workplace health and safety laws.
Clearing laws all about "green preferences"
29 Sep 06 Despite farmer protests that the native vegetation laws in NSW are doing more harm than good, the NSW Greens are arguing the State Government's policy on clearing is still too weak.
Goodbye to AWI if 1pc wool levy wins
28 Sep 06 Wool leaders are warning that a vote for a 1pc wool levy will spell the end of the Australian Wool Innovation, the industry's research and marketing company.
Mike Nixon winner makes the most of his chances
28 Sep 06 Victorian and National winner of the 2006 Mike Nixon Award for young agents, David Hill, could never be accused of missing his opportunities, already on his way to building a stock agency empire..
Bio drill the centre of min-till focus
26 Sep 06 As the big dry intensifies across Australia , there’s renewed interest in no-till techniques aimed at establishing seedbeds whilst minimising soil disturbance.
Vaile quits Trade portfolio for election push
25 Sep 06 The Deputy Prime Minister, Mark Vaile, has quit the Trade portfolio to better prepare his party for the next federal election.
Pressure on for quick build of inland rail line
25 Sep 06 The pressure is on for the Government to commit to building an inland rail route between Melbourne and Brisbane after a forum in transport hub, Parkes, today.
Droughtmasters smash records with bulls hitting $65,000
22 Sep 06 The buzzword in the beef industry is Droughtmasters after a record breaking National Sale in Rockhampton, which topped at $65,000 twice and averaged more than $7000.
Kitchen table debate to fix future of wool industry
21 Sep 06 The future of the wool industry is being decided at kitchen tables and office desks around the country this week.
'Without zero-til we wouldn't have a crop this year'
18 Sep 06 While nothing can ever completely protect a grain grower's income in a poor season, initiatives such as the use of wheat swaps can help protect growers' income, while zero-til technology can deliver a crop despite low rainfall.
High growth rams deliver in the boning room and the hip pocket
15 Sep 06 High growth rate rams are paying dividends in both the paddock and the boning room, by delivering lambs that reach their prime weight faster and with more meat on the high-value cuts.
Mandatory code now a certainty but divides the Govt
15 Sep 06 Nationals Senator, Ron Boswell, says a mandatory code now looks certain to proceed after yesterday's meeting with horticulture representatives failed to garner support for a voluntary system. But Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane wants more talks.
Drought tolerant wheat key research for GRDC
15 Sep 06 Wheat has been earmarked as a key research area by GRDC, with drought tolerant varieties a high priority.
New US Ambassador plays dead bat to wheat competition in Iraq
14 Sep 06 New US Ambassador Robert McCallum has dismissed claims that US thrusts into Iraqi wheat markets after the oil-for-food scandal surfaced were opportunistic or anticompetitive.
Aussie wool struts its stuff in the Big Apple
14 Sep 06 This week the much anticipated Test Marketing Project was launched in the United States, a multi-million dollar bid to get Merino wool back at retail in the toughest market of all.
Councils jockey for inland rail to run through their towns
13 Sep 06 Local councils have embarked on a program of intense lobbying to force the Federal Government to build an inland railway from Melbourne to Brisbane as soon as possible, prompting fears the process may become politicised.
Price appeal for new Lamborghinis
12 Sep 06 Lamborghini is the latest tractor supplier to meet popular farm demand for ‘no-frills’ tractors with its two new S Cross series models.
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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
The case for spending restraint and a rapid return to surplus is as strong as ever
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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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