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Historic noodle shipment to Japan
03 Jun 10 EMERALD has successfully managed the first noodle wheat shipment to embark from WA via the Albany Port, destined for the lucrative Japanese market.
Opportunity for autumn weed cleaning in yellow serradella
03 Jun 10 RECENT rainfall has created a unique and inexpensive opportunity for growers of yellow serradella pastures to control weeds.
Fremantle's push to end live export trade
03 Jun 10 THE City of Fremantle wants to end the live export trade.
Greg Hunt takes up Plum position
03 Jun 10 PLUM Grove has boosted the strategic capability of its board by appointing former Elders managing director Greg Hunt as a non-executive independent director.
Pressure to release James Point report
03 Jun 10 THE Pastoralists and Graziers Association (PGA) has accused Transport Minister Simon O'Brien of stalling the development of a private port at James Point and demanded he release a report on the proposed port facilities he commissioned in April 2009.
SBS salutes outback heroines
02 Jun 10 THE national broadcast of a television documentary about female rural doctors—and why they find their work so rewarding—will help spread the message that rural medical practice is a great career choice.
Wild dogs moving south
02 Jun 10 WILD dogs are heading south with new evidence of activity at Koorda, Beacon, Dalwallinu and Kalannie coming to light within the last month.
West Australian growers take AUSVEG "hat trick"
02 Jun 10 WEST Australian vegetable growers and service providers were among the big winners at Saturday night's vegetable and potato industry National Awards for Excellence Gala Dinner.
Positive outlook for wool selling season
02 Jun 10 POSITIVE signs coming out of Europe for the 2010-2011 wool-selling season have ignited a spark of excitement in the Australian wool industry.
Redman defends cuts to DAFWA
02 Jun 10 THE Agriculture and Food Department will not become a faceless entity. That is the promise of Agriculture and Food Minister Terry Redman, who this week defended his decision to cut jobs from the department.
Truck wash closure concerns farmers
01 Jun 10 LOCAL farmers and trucking companies are concerned at a decision by the Esperance Shire Council to close the Myrup truck wash facility.
Grant to promote Aussie wines abroad
01 Jun 10 THE Federal Government has provided funding to Australia’s First Families of Wine to boost the profile of Australian quality wines overseas.
Mutant wheat rust has scientists worried
01 Jun 10 IN A release issued ahead of a major conference in Russia this week, scientists from the Borlaug Global Rust Initiative announced the discovery of four new mutations of the Ug99 rust strain.
Mouse management vital
01 Jun 10 THE right conditions can lead to high mouse numbers, as experienced by many growers in Western Australia’s Mid West and South Coast regions this year.
Coldest May in 15 years
01 Jun 10 PERTH has just had its coldest May since 1995, and the wettest May in five years, according to WeatherZone.
AUSVEG awards its top growers
01 Jun 10 THE AUSVEG National Convention has closed with a sold-out gala celebration with 11 growers, and members of the wider Australian vegetable industry, honoured for excellence in their field.
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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
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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
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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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