Code exemption helps growers: Joyce

A MANDATORY code on port access arrangements for bulk wheat exports has been finalised, but the news sparked has mixed industry reaction.
A MANDATORY code on port access arrangements for bulk wheat exports has been finalised, but the news sparked has mixed industry reaction.
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AGRIBUSINESS specialist Simon Talbot has been appointed the new NFF CEO, unveiling one of NFF's best kept secrets.
AGRIBUSINESS specialist Simon Talbot has been appointed the new NFF CEO, unveiling one of NFF's best kept secrets.
GEORGE Millington became only the fourth owner of Collinsville Station when he bought the vast SA pastoral holding and Merino stud last week. GEORGE Millington became only the fourth owner of Collinsville Station when he bought the vast SA pastoral holding and Merino stud last week.
THINGS are tough for superfine wool producers, but the price differential between quality superfine types and other wools is returning. THINGS are tough for superfine wool producers, but the price differential between quality superfine types and other wools is returning.
THE NTCA briefed Tony Abbott about the northern cattle industry’s steady rehabilitation during the PM’s Top End tour this week. THE NTCA briefed Tony Abbott about the northern cattle industry’s steady rehabilitation during the PM’s Top End tour this week.
2:00 AM DESPITE an unprecedented early start to the 2014/15 harvest period in the north following a dry warm winter, CBH Geraldton Zone manager Duncan Gray says CBH is more than ready to take in...
TWO great opportunities for young agricultural scientists both close in October.
23 Sep 14 TWO great opportunities for young agricultural scientists both close in October. | Cotton set to slump as demand drops  | GM politics stifling good... 
A NEW faba bean; US rail woes; New durum released; World wheat price down; Executive Filipino visit.
23 Sep 14  14 A NEW faba bean; US rail woes; New durum released; World wheat price down; Executive Filipino visit. | Not happy Barnaby: PGA hits back  | Long season wheat suits high... 
WHILE dry conditions have troubled southern and central US, the past year has been almost too wet for many producers in the corn and soybean heartland.
23 Sep 14 WHILE dry conditions have troubled southern and central US, the past year has been almost too wet for many producers in the corn and soybean heartland. | Flavour fizzes in dairy war  | Dairy industry eyes Russia 
WEATHER and yield concerns in Australian grainbelts make a stark contrast to the US, where harvest prospects are huge.
22 Sep 14 WEATHER and yield concerns in Australian grainbelts make a stark contrast to the US, where harvest prospects are huge. | Cultivating conversations that...  | Russia hungry to punish the West 
LONGER season wheat lines have a good fit in Victoria's Western District according to SFS research agronomist Annieka Paridaen.
21 Sep 14 LONGER season wheat lines have a good fit in Victoria's Western District according to SFS research agronomist Annieka Paridaen. | Port code plan under threat  | Grain Growers board shock 
WITH just over half of the 2014 sugarcane crop now crushed, the Australian sugar industry looks to be heading for its highest crush since 2006 with current forecasts putting the crop at about 32 million tonnes.
20 Sep 14 WITH just over half of the 2014 sugarcane crop now crushed, the Australian sugar industry looks to be heading for its highest crush since 2006 with current forecasts putting the crop at...
THE Pastoralists and Graziers Association has hit back at “derogatory” corporatising comments from Barnaby Joyce.
20 Sep 14  9 THE Pastoralists and Graziers Association has hit back at “derogatory” corporatising comments from Barnaby Joyce. | Baxter takes out PGA award  | Coalition split over wheat... 
ORGANIC farmer Steve Marsh and his wife Sue could be forced to pay almost $804,000 in costs after losing a landmark GM case.
19 Sep 14  8 ORGANIC farmer Steve Marsh and his wife Sue could be forced to pay almost $804,000 in costs after losing a landmark GM case.
EAST coast growers have praised the finalised code of conduct on port access for bulk wheat exports as “a massive step forward”.
19 Sep 14  3 EAST coast growers have praised the finalised code of conduct on port access for bulk wheat exports as “a massive step forward”. | No east-west wheat split, says...  | Port code co-op exemption... 
ACCORDING to ABARES' ag commodities September Quarter report, Australian wheat production is forecast to decrease 10pc.
19 Sep 14  1 ACCORDING to ABARES' ag commodities September Quarter report, Australian wheat production is forecast to decrease 10pc. | Port code plan under threat  | Production, export decline: ABARES 
LACK of water will keep this summer’s cotton crop down, with farmers across NSW having to decide between less thirsty crops such as mungbeans or sorghum, or letting their land lie fallow for the season.
19 Sep 14 LACK of water will keep this summer’s cotton crop down, with farmers across NSW having to decide between less thirsty crops such as mungbeans or sorghum, or letting their land lie fallow...
GRAIN prices weakened throughout the season but one grain bucked the trend - durum wheat.
19 Sep 14 GRAIN prices weakened throughout the season but one grain bucked the trend - durum wheat.
THE GGL board has defended its decision to support the election of a new candidate at the expense of a sitting director.
19 Sep 14  1 THE GGL board has defended its decision to support the election of a new candidate at the expense of a sitting director. | GM politics stifling good...  | Leave ag levies alone: Tas croppers 
THE government’s proposed code of conduct on bulk wheat export port access arrangements could face an eleventh hour termination.
18 Sep 14  10 THE government’s proposed code of conduct on bulk wheat export port access arrangements could face an eleventh hour termination. | Single desk's last gasp fades  | Port code co-op exemption... 
UNCERTAINTY looms for wheat growers across the State, as they wait for a fall of rain before hedging their harvest on the futures market.
18 Sep 14  5 UNCERTAINTY looms for wheat growers across the State, as they wait for a fall of rain before hedging their harvest on the futures market.
PLANS by a senior government senator to review all agricultural levies are counterproductive, says a leading Tasmanian cropper.
17 Sep 14  4 PLANS by a senior government senator to review all agricultural levies are counterproductive, says a leading Tasmanian cropper.
VIDEO: SOUTHERN grain growers could maximise returns this harvest by simply raising the height of their header’s cutter bar.
17 Sep 14  9 VIDEO: SOUTHERN grain growers could maximise returns this harvest by simply raising the height of their header’s cutter bar.
WA growers should remain vigilant following widespread reports of native budworm caterpillars in canola and pulse crops in the northern and eastern grainbelt this season.
17 Sep 14 WA growers should remain vigilant following widespread reports of native budworm caterpillars in canola and pulse crops in the northern and eastern grainbelt this season.
THE north eastern Wheatbelt resembles a patchwork quilt this season with unpredictable and inconsistent rainfall delivering high variability across the district.
17 Sep 14 THE north eastern Wheatbelt resembles a patchwork quilt this season with unpredictable and inconsistent rainfall delivering high variability across the district.
THE good news for farmers contemplating subsoil manuring is that it works, the bad news is that it's expensive.
17 Sep 14  3 THE good news for farmers contemplating subsoil manuring is that it works, the bad news is that it's expensive. | Sowing seeds of long-term success  | Pre-crop practices key to water... 
THE starter's gun inadvertently fired on Sunday as the first header roared into action in the northern Wheatbelt in a paddock of Mace wheat.
16 Sep 14 THE starter's gun inadvertently fired on Sunday as the first header roared into action in the northern Wheatbelt in a paddock of Mace wheat.
A SCIENCE project with tangible benefits for Australian grain farmers received the 2014 Department of Agriculture Landcare Eureka Prize.
16 Sep 14 A SCIENCE project with tangible benefits for Australian grain farmers received the 2014 Department of Agriculture Landcare Eureka Prize. | Biggest wheat state comes a cropper  | Glypho resistance discovery in CQ 
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A great story for wool and a very elegant gown.
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"where CBH dominates at four key ports in Kwinana, Geraldton, Bunbury and Esperance. " I think
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Deregular BSc(ag) should have done a political science or psychology degree-he may have not been
2:00 AM DESPITE an unprecedented early start to the 2014/15 harvest period in the north following a dry warm winter, CBH Geraldton Zone manager Duncan Gray says CBH is more than ready to take in...
ITS show time!
And the Meaton family's Misty Hills Merino stud, Kojonup, have even more reason to be excited about this year's IGA Perth Royal Show after their fleece was judged the supreme champion fleece of this year's show.2:00 AM ITS show time! And the Meaton family's Misty Hills Merino stud, Kojonup, have even more reason to be excited about...