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AAAC told regulation value-less
01 Dec 04 DEREGULATION of some Australian coarse grain markets has had no impact on prices, the Australian Association of Agricultural Consultants (WA) outlook conference was told last week. ACIL Tasman senior agribusiness consultant and keynote confere
AWB Ltd waiting in the wings
01 Dec 04 AWB Limited could set up storage and handling facilities in competition with Co-operative Bulk Handling (CBH) if it was corporatised. That's according to well-known South Australian grains industry analyst Malcolm Bartholomaeus. But he did not
Bioclip harvesting ready for ram use
01 Dec 04 DEVELOPMENTS in Bioclip's natural wool harvesting process has given the Merino industry a good news story to finish the year, with the announcement that it will be adapted for use on rams. Not only will it offer a solution in the debate about
Brazilian exports surge
01 Dec 04 FRESH and frozen beef exports from Brazil increased 52pc to 670,000 tonnes in the year to September, with increases recorded to each of the major export markets. The most significant growth markets for Brazilian beef have been Russia and Egypt.
Call to arms for pork
01 Dec 04 AUSTRALIAN Pork Limited (APL) chairman Paul Higgins has called on all sections of the pork industry's supply chain to focus on achieving the main components of its draft seven-year restructure plan. Speaking at opening day of the Australian pork i
DOUBLE TROUBLE FOR PIGGERY
01 Dec 04 ANIMAL rights protestors stormed the Keanes piggery in Gingin north of Perth again this week in an effort to draw attention to practice of keeping sows in stalls. It's the second time protestors from the group Animal Rights Advocates have rai
Hay shortage prompts ARGT spread fear
01 Dec 04 HAY shortages predicted for the summer have sparked a warning to farmers across the South West to be vigilant in monitoring paddocks and livestock for Annual Ryegrass Toxicity (ARGT) this year, as the killer bacterial disease spreads further west
Mad cow false alarm
01 Dec 04 TESTS on a cow suspected of having Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) were negative, according to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA). The result ending speculation the US beef industry had been struck with its second case of mad cow d
Maggots the alternative
01 Dec 04 SUPERFINE Merino breeder Geoff Fysh, who farms at Beaufort River, thought the $1000 offer to a farmer to mules a sheep in public was a fantastic idea as long as he could take along a fly blown sheep full of maggots to show people the alternative.
The steps to successful restructure
01 Dec 04 SPECULATION is mounting about corporatisation of Co-operative Bulk Handling and the type of model it will adopt. There's even the possibility that CBH will not be fully restructured. According to Melbourne-based agribusiness analyst group Austo
Top product not enough: Farmscan
01 Dec 04 PERTH electronics manufacturer Computronics is experiencing exponential growth of its service division on the back of a sales surge of Farmscan products. According to Farmscan service manager Jonathan Bent, farmer demand for Farmscan products
Wool hits three-year low
01 Dec 04 THE western market indicator (WMI) threatened to break the 700c level last week in line with falling wool prices across Australia. The eastern market indicator (EMI) finished the week down 16c to 719c/kg clean, its lowest level in three years.
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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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