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Muresk closer to ag degree
16 Aug 13 THE offering of a tertiary agribusiness degree at Muresk is one step closer following an announcement by Training and Workforce Development Minister Terry Redman this week.
Pastoralists unhappy with lease terms
16 Aug 13 PASTORALISTS and the State Government are at loggerheads over new pastoral leases.
Welcomed change to CBH auction
16 Aug 13 THE decision by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to give CBH the green light to change its capacity allocation system is positive news for the WA grains trade, according to industry insiders.
Rural election issues
15 Aug 13 KEEP up to speed with the latest from the campaign trail on our dedicated Election 2013 page here at www.farmweekly.com.au.
Concerns over Ravensdown sale
15 Aug 13 THE sale of Ravensdown's WA facilities could be completed within the next few weeks with bids being reviewed by the company.
Confusion over finance package
15 Aug 13 THE Federal Agriculture Minister and his WA counterpart still seem to be at odds over the Federal Farm Finance Package.
Emerald class action
15 Aug 13 ABOUT 70 WA grain growers have embarked on a class action against Emerald Grain, according to Perth-based law firm Granich Partners.
NRM groups relieved
15 Aug 13 NATURAL Resource Management (NRM) groups across Australia can breathe a sigh of relief after finalising an agreement with the Federal Government that will see funding continue for the next five years.
Rain brings mixed bag
15 Aug 13 FEW people in Perth would have realised the importance of last week's rain-bearing system which delivered mainly double digit rainfall throughout the State's Wheatbelt.
Counsellor issues caution
14 Aug 13 FINANCIAL counsellors in the Wheatbelt are reporting increased levels of depression and drug and pornography addiction as several tough seasons in a row take their toll.
From Scotland to Gutha flats
14 Aug 13 SCOTSMAN Geoff Scott admits his parent's farm in Aberdeen shire in Scotland wouldn't cover a decent-sized paddock in Australia.
Kouta, crops and Kolindale rams
14 Aug 13 KOLINDALE Merino stud's on farm field day took a different approach this year, complete with a superstar performance from not only the stud's rams but also an AFL legend.
Striking a balance at Shackleton
14 Aug 13 WIDE open spaces and a life on the land seem to go hand in hand for the Cosgrove family.
Dollar pain, farmer gain
13 Aug 13 EVERY cent of depreciation in the Australian dollar could generate up to $200 million in benefits to the Australian economy.
Farmers return to Ravy
13 Aug 13 WE consistently hear that there is a lack of young people in agriculture and a lack of young people returning to the family farm. But try telling that to the Ravensthorpe community.
New soil testing project
13 Aug 13 IN an industry first, WA grain growers are unearthing more information about their soil than ever before.
Robotic dairy planned for Scott River
13 Aug 13 WA could soon have its first large scale robotic dairy.
Farm model change
12 Aug 13 UP to 30 per cent of the Wheatbelt could be owned by corporate entities in the next 10 years.
Fines for protest signs
12 Aug 13 THE Shire of York is threatening locals with a $50,000 fine for displaying signs protesting against the proposed development of a landfill in York.
Wool takes Alice travelling
12 Aug 13 GIVEN it was a profession she fell into, Alice Felber absolutely loves working as a rouseabout.
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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.
Profit down, but rebounding Nufarm is seeking acquisitions
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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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