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THE Global Rountable for Sustainable Beef (GRSB) spells pain for cattle producers, writes SENATOR RON BOSWELL.
THE Global Rountable for Sustainable Beef (GRSB) spells pain for cattle producers, writes SENATOR RON BOSWELL.
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SOUTHERN beef enterprise profits might have lagged other sectors over the first 12 years of the century, but that’s not cause for alarm. SOUTHERN beef enterprise profits might have lagged other sectors over the first 12 years of the century, but that’s not cause for alarm.
AUSTRALIA needs to revitalise rail and port infrastructure or else agriculture will literally miss the boat to booming export markets. AUSTRALIA needs to revitalise rail and port infrastructure or else agriculture will literally miss the boat to booming export markets.
MEAT & Livestock Australia is seeking researchers to devise ways of improving outcomes in three key aspects of safeguarding the welfare of Australian export livestock. MEAT & Livestock Australia is seeking researchers to devise ways of improving outcomes in three key aspects of safeguarding the welfare of Australian export livestock.
THE Australian wool market experienced its largest weekly rise in seven months this week. THE Australian wool market experienced its largest weekly rise in seven months this week.
FROM a food producer to a lifestyle sanctuary, an infrastructure hub to a significant driver of State revenue, the Wheatbelt is your oyster.
2:00 AM FROM a food producer to a lifestyle sanctuary, an infrastructure hub to a significant driver of State revenue, the Wheatbelt is your oyster.
THE Hasleby's family's Biara Santa Gertrudis stud continues to go from strength to strength following the successful results at its ninth annual on-property bull sale at Northampton last week.
2:00 AM THE Hasleby's family's Biara Santa Gertrudis stud continues to go from strength to strength following the successful results at its ninth annual on-property bull sale at Northampton last...
UNLIKE last year there were no grey clouds hanging over the industry in terms of markets and seasons when the main bull selling kicked off in mid-January.
2:00 AM UNLIKE last year there were no grey clouds hanging over the industry in terms of markets and seasons when the main bull selling kicked off in mid-January.
RAVENSDOWN chairman John Henderson has rejected industry rumours which suggest some Ravensdown WA grower shareholders have been paid what is owing for their defunct company shares while others haven't as yet.
2:00 AM RAVENSDOWN chairman John Henderson has rejected industry rumours which suggest some Ravensdown WA grower shareholders have been paid what is owing for their defunct company shares while...
The Meaton family's Misty Hills stud, capped off an excellent day of showing at this year's Williams Gateway Expo, when it won the motorbike much to the delight of stud principals Russell and Heather Meaton.
2:00 AM The Meaton family's Misty Hills stud, capped off an excellent day of showing at this year's Williams Gateway Expo, when it won the motorbike much to the delight of stud principals...
A US cattle identity has warned any definition of “sustainable beef” would raise questions about what constitutes “unsustainable beef”.
2:00 AM A US cattle identity has warned any definition of “sustainable beef” would raise questions about what constitutes “unsustainable beef”. | 'Sustainable beef' marches on  | Mixed response to GRSB draft 
Cattle - Beef
SOUTH Australia continues to be the epicentre of the autumn mouse plague, with farmers continuing to report large numbers in many areas.
2:00 AM SOUTH Australia continues to be the epicentre of the autumn mouse plague, with farmers continuing to report large numbers in many areas. | Wheat markets surge  | Exports defy supply chain cracks 
NSW mixed farmer, James Hockey, and his brother Michael have owned two Merlo Multifarmer telehandlers and now a larger model Turbofarmer telehandler over the past 14 years.
2:00 AM NSW mixed farmer, James Hockey, and his brother Michael have owned two Merlo Multifarmer telehandlers and now a larger model Turbofarmer telehandler over the past 14 years. | Mixed machinery sales results...  | Grizzly offers new disc solution 
RESEARCHERS have shown foxes are a host for the sheep measles parasite which costs the industry several million dollars each year.
2:00 AM RESEARCHERS have shown foxes are a host for the sheep measles parasite which costs the industry several million dollars each year. | Sheepmeat export values rise  | Wool market lifts 29c/kg 
BUMPER seasons boosts Canadian land values; CBH welcomes Newcastle decision; delegation pushes Australian noodle what production.
18 Apr 14 BUMPER seasons boosts Canadian land values; CBH welcomes Newcastle decision; delegation pushes Australian noodle what production. | Exports defy supply chain cracks  | Wheat markets surge 
CHINESE businesses have shown a keen interest in investing in WA agriculture, but claim there could be a few hurdles to overcome.
18 Apr 14 CHINESE businesses have shown a keen interest in investing in WA agriculture, but claim there could be a few hurdles to overcome.
ALTHOUGH the stakes are getting higher, WA farmers continue to roll the dice each growing season.
18 Apr 14 ALTHOUGH the stakes are getting higher, WA farmers continue to roll the dice each growing season.
SOWING conditions throughout WA are still a mixed bag according to the Grains Industry Association of WA (GIWA).
18 Apr 14 SOWING conditions throughout WA are still a mixed bag according to the Grains Industry Association of WA (GIWA).
DOMINATING the Poll Merino ring at this year's Williams Gateway Expo were two superb exhibits, which caught the judges' eyes all day with their structure and wool quality.
18 Apr 14 DOMINATING the Poll Merino ring at this year's Williams Gateway Expo were two superb exhibits, which caught the judges' eyes all day with their structure and wool quality.
IT was the 'Frank' and 'Nancy' show at this year's Williams Gateway Expo, when the ram and ewe pair from the Hogg family's Navanvale stud, Williams, scored top points on the judging mat from the judges and took home the top ram and ewe awards.
18 Apr 14 IT was the 'Frank' and 'Nancy' show at this year's Williams Gateway Expo, when the ram and ewe pair from the Hogg family's Navanvale stud, Williams, scored top points on the judging mat...
ONLINE food and grocery retailer Aussie Farmers Direct (AFD) will no longer source its fresh milk supply from Harvey Fresh.
18 Apr 14 ONLINE food and grocery retailer Aussie Farmers Direct (AFD) will no longer source its fresh milk supply from Harvey Fresh.
SOUTHERN beef enterprise profits might have lagged other sectors over the first 12 years of the century, but that’s not cause for alarm.
18 Apr 14 SOUTHERN beef enterprise profits might have lagged other sectors over the first 12 years of the century, but that’s not cause for alarm. | 'Sustainable beef' marches on  | Profit in the genes for free 
Cattle - Beef
AUSTRALIA needs to revitalise rail and port infrastructure or else agriculture will literally miss the boat to booming export markets.
18 Apr 14 AUSTRALIA needs to revitalise rail and port infrastructure or else agriculture will literally miss the boat to booming export markets. | GrainCorp clears port hurdle  | Not 'free trade': producers 
GRIZZLY has released the newest model in its wide range of specialist disc equipment.
18 Apr 14 GRIZZLY has released the newest model in its wide range of specialist disc equipment. | Mixed machinery sales results...  | AgEagle takes to the skies 
CHINA'S latest five-year plan could help boost demand for Australian Merino wool.
17 Apr 14 CHINA'S latest five-year plan could help boost demand for Australian Merino wool.
Sheep - Wool
WOOL prices remain a constant concern for the world's biggest wool processing mill.
17 Apr 14 WOOL prices remain a constant concern for the world's biggest wool processing mill.
Sheep - Wool
ALMAS Almonds has launched legal action against ASX-listed almond company Select Harvests in the Supreme Court of Victoria.
17 Apr 14 ALMAS Almonds has launched legal action against ASX-listed almond company Select Harvests in the Supreme Court of Victoria. | Ag stocks on the rise  | Profit jump for Select Harvests 
THE value of Australian lamb exports reached $136 million in February, 40 per cent higher than the corresponding month last year.
17 Apr 14 THE value of Australian lamb exports reached $136 million in February, 40 per cent higher than the corresponding month last year.  | Lamb's 'silent killer'  | Aus lamb hits Korean retail giant 
Sheep - Meat
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Emily, have U seen what is happening to Chinas peasant farmers in their country? Cleared out and
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Hey it is pretty dumb all unifying together to make good progress if you are headed in the wrong
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jillaroo, how right you are. In fact Australian farmers still supply the lowest priced food
FROM a food producer to a lifestyle sanctuary, an infrastructure hub to a significant driver of State revenue, the Wheatbelt is your oyster.2:00 AM FROM a food producer to a lifestyle sanctuary, an infrastructure hub to a significant driver of State revenue, the...
FOOD safety is on the top of the list of concerns for the Chinese.17 Apr 14 FOOD safety is on the top of the list of concerns for the Chinese.