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Plum Grove in multi-million dollar deal
10 Jan 13 PLUM Grove is the latest in a long line of Australian grain businesses to partially sell out to international interests.
WA harvest all but finished
10 Jan 13 THE silly season is done and dusted and the WA harvest is also nearly over again for another year.
Unpredictable bushfire burns in Newman
09 Jan 13 An out-of-control and unpredictable bushfire is burning on BHP Billiton land in Newman.
DAFWA work underpins Ord expansion
08 Jan 13 The Department of Agriculture and Food is playing a vital role assisting agricultural expansion in the Ord River Irrigation Area in the State’s far north.
Mediterranean fruit fly update for Jarrahdale
08 Jan 13 Fruit growers around Jarrahdale are encouraged to attend a Mediterranean fruit fly update on Thursday 17 January.
More coming to WA, but where can they live?
08 Jan 13 About 1500 people move to Western Australia each week, most of them to Perth, squeezing into an already tight housing market.
McGowan calls for US style debate
08 Jan 13 Premier Colin Barnett has rejected opposition leader Mark McGowan's call for a series of one-on-one public debates, instead saying one was sufficient.
Dairy headaches in 2012
08 Jan 13 FARMGATE milk prices continued to be a headache for dairy farmers throughout 2012.
Groundwater replenishment trial completed
07 Jan 13 A comprehensive three-year trial of groundwater replenishment was completed by the Water Corporation on December 31, 2012 with some excellent preliminary results attained.
$13m for local governments
07 Jan 13 A further $13million in State Government Royalties for Regions funding has been approved to support 20 Country Local Government Fund (CLGF) projects in six Western Australian regions.
A big year for grains
07 Jan 13 OUR State's exhausted grain growers welcomed 2012 with a bin-busting 15,067,000 tonne crop.
CBH's new fleet on the move
06 Jan 13 WITH the help of three leased locomotives, CBH's much talked about fleet of trains has moved three million tonnes of 2011/12 and 2012/13 season grain since May.
Sheep and crop mix fits
05 Jan 13 2012 was the year that could have been for most WA farmers.
Do you know what a fire ban means for you?
04 Jan 13 WITH 2013 off to a scorching start, local fire and emergency services are urging residents to adhere to total fire bans and other laws during summer.
Meat industry eyes upside
04 Jan 13 THE WA meat industry endured the downside of the roller coaster in 2012.
More battles for live export
04 Jan 13 2012 will be forever remembered as one of the most challenging for the live export industry.
04 Jan 13 THE outlook for the Australian wool market in 2012 was promising.
Big cleanup underway after freak Corrigin storm
03 Jan 13 The damage bill for a storm that caught residents of a small Wheatbelt town by surprise on New Year's Day could reach $1 million, according to acting chief executive of Corrigin Shire Taryn Dayman.
Collie flood declared a natural disaster
03 Jan 13 The rains and flooding which deluged Western Australia's southern region before Christmas have officially been declared a natural disaster, making communities eligible for federal and state money to help fix the damage.
Nicoletti looks to offload farmland
03 Jan 13 WA'S biggest grain grower, John Nicoletti, is positioning himself to sell up to 81,000 hectares of his 142,000ha (owned and leased) landholding in a potential deal that could fetch tens of millions of dollars.
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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
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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
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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