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Best steakhouse knows its produce
04 Jun 09 OLD Brewery restaurant general manager and executive chef Greg Farnan certainly knows his produce.
Grain sellers look at own storage, handling
04 Jun 09 RIVAL grain marketers have issued a warning to CBH, saying they are willing to introduce competition into storage and handling this harvest to help lower costs for WA growers.
NCF slammed for GM crop scaremongering
04 Jun 09 COUNCIL of Grain Growers Organisation (COGGO) director and Kulin farmer Bruce Eyres has criticised the Network of Concerned Farmers (NCF) for its outspoken opposition to genetically modified crops.
Pastoral protest over rent hike
04 Jun 09 THE Pastoralists and Graziers' Association (PGA) has made an eleventh hour call on the Barnett Government to change WA's pastoral rents system ahead of massive increases pending on July 1.
Agriculture to bank on global financial crisis
02 Jun 09 THE relative strength of most farm commodity prices during the global financial crisis is adding credibility to warnings the world is facing another GFC – a global food crisis.
Grain Pool to finalise 2007/08 wheat pools in June
02 Jun 09 Grain Pool has announced its 2007/08 wheat pools will be finalised at the end of June, 2009.
RM Williams beefs up with Primary Holdings
02 Jun 09 ICONIC bush outfitter, R.M. Williams, has teamed with Sydney-based Primary Holdings International in a joint venture that has already started building a network of properties across northern Australia to produce premium-quality branded meat and grain.
Government looks to chop committees to cut costs
02 Jun 09 The State Government says it wants to axe more than 600 boards and committees in an effort to cut costs.
IGA drives Aussie pork message
02 Jun 09 Over the next few weeks IGA supermarkets will start to use distinctive labels to help Australian consumers more clearly identify and buy Australian grown pork.
Warmest May days in at least 15 years
02 Jun 09 Residents of Perth have just experienced their warmest May days for at least 15 years, according to WeatherZone.
Fungicide resistance a new threat to grain growers
01 Jun 09 Herbicide resistance has long been a problem in Australia’s wheatbelt, but a new threat is emerging in the form of fungicide resistance, according to Professor Richard Oliver.
June 30 deadline for Nuffield scholarships
01 Jun 09 Less than a month remains until applications for the 2010 Nuffield Farming Scholarships close, on June 30, with the number of positions open to young farmers and farm managers for travel and research next year increased from 16 to 20.
Metcash acquires WA meat business
01 Jun 09 Grocery wholesaler Metcash has made further progress towards building a $1 billion fresh food division, acquiring a packaged meat business in Western Australia.
Regions get less, Grylls admits
01 Jun 09 Nationals leader Brendon Grylls has admitted the $2.6 billion policy that delivered him power last year will fail to deliver the level of funding to regional areas he promised.
Rays of sunshine seen by farmers
01 Jun 09 They might still be slightly pessimistic, but WA farmers are starting to feel more confident about the future, a new survey has found.
New inoculants to provide crops with a jump start
01 Jun 09 The humble soil fungus Penicillium bilaii will be busy providing a nutrient boost to Australian crops this year thanks to the development and commercialisation of new inoculants by Novozymes Biologicals Australia.
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Dairy Innovation Day, Busselton, May 4
The cattle industry would not exist but for foreign investment.
Not only are most levy payers never consulted, nobody even knows who most of them are.
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
I'm one of the people who want marijuana to be legalized, some city have been approved it but
Medicinal cannabis could be crop option
#blueysmegacarshowandcruise2019 10 years on Daniels Ute will be apart of another massive cause.
Ute muster to raise funds for RFDS
Australia's live animal trade is nothing but a blood stained industry that suits those who
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
Tweets from @FarmOnline/fairfax-rural-reporters
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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