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Agriculture Minister Kim Chance has announced a new world-first bulk seed test to detect wheat strea
08 Feb 07 Mr Chance said the department was the first research organisation to confirm that WSMV could be transmitted in wheat seed. ³Normally WSMV is known to be transmitted from infected to healthy plants by the wheat leaf curl mite,² Mr Chance said.
ALBANY woman Pamela Lincoln has won the 2007 WA Rural Industries Research and Development Corporatio
08 Feb 07 Agriculture Minister Kim Chance presented Ms Lincoln with her award last night, including a $10,000 bursary towards the development of her rural project. Mr Chance said the RIRDC Rural Women¹s award was designed to recognise women¹s vital contribu
FORMER WAFarmers Grains Section president and WA delegate to Grains Council of Australia (GCA) Doug
08 Feb 07 Mr Clarke said his stops had been well-received and had helped growers expand their knowledge of the system. He said the discussions helped explain to growers how the single desk operated and why he believed its management under AWB was fundamenta
IN the same week a UN report warned of likely increases in global warming in the next few decades, r
08 Feb 07 In what was a tragic weekend of bushfires across the state, about 100 volunteer firefighters were also forced to defend the Wheatbelt town of Williams, after a blaze ripped through 1600ha of farmland east of town. Power supplies were also cut on 5
LOGIC may soon replace rhetoric in the debate about the future of Australia¹s monopoly wheat export
08 Feb 07 The meeting comes as the Federal Government has placed the single desk under review after the fallout of the Cole inquiry and controversially stripped AWB of its power of veto. Mr Chance¹s meeting is scheduled for February 13 and the minister is h
RECENT trends in broad scale climate indicators suggest El Nino conditions have peaked and begun to
08 Feb 07 He said the majority of 12 commonly used forecasting models were indicating a gradual cooling in Pacific Ocean temperatures and a return to neutral conditions by mid-year. ³The department¹s climate indices also indicate a similar, but more dramati
SOUTH Australian-based grain marketer ABB Grain will ship its first consignment of greasy wool this
08 Feb 07 One container of wool destined for India and two containers destined for China were made up with a large proportion of WA wool. ABB¹s expansion into greasy wool is part of a new company philosophy to market more non-graingrower products and to sup
THE case of the four Kulin farmers forced to close off 16km of drains had showed the urgent need for
08 Feb 07 Mr Dunne said The Wheatbelt Catchment Alliance had been pushing for the State Government to recognise the importance of drainage in the prevention of salinity across the Wheatbelt since it was formed in 2005. The four Kulin farmers were ordered to
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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.
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Agrium merger makes super-sized fertiliser parent for Landmark
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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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