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Cooking comp showcases WA produce
04 Dec 14 AMATEUR foodie Rhiannon Birch, Coorow, is undertaking a two-day mentorship at Perth's Bistro Guillaume restaurant.
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Government stonewalls on Tier 3 fiasco
04 Dec 14 DESPITE community protests the State Government is not budging on the closure of the Tier 3 rail network. This is the feeling coming from WAFarmers president Dale Park following a private meeting with Premier Colin Barnett, Transport Minister Dean Nalder and Wheatbelt Rail Retention Alliance chairman Greg Richards - prompted by last week's Tier 3 rail rally on the steps of Par
Harvest across the Wheatbelt
04 Dec 14 AS some parts of the Wheatbelt continue to battle through a harvest fraught with rain and hail, other regions are finishing up for the year. Farm Weekly has talked to farmers across the region to discuss how this season has gone.
Transporters call for rail transparency
04 Dec 14 THE main players in the Tier 3 rail dispute need to "put all their cards on the table" and look at each line's viability to find a solution to the on-going issues. Comparing road and rail quality and developing a long-term plan for freight is key according to Kulin Transport owner and Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association national president Grant Robins. "Al
WAFF parries criticism of milk campaign
04 Dec 14 WAFarmers has dismissed questioning of its ability to lobby effectively following the launch of its new co-operative milk brand into Coles stores. Nationals Member for the Agricultural Region Paul Brown has raised doubts that a relationship between the farmer advocacy group and the supermarket giant would obstruct WAFarmers from fulfilling its role. WAFarmers president Dale P
Weaner sales prices soar
04 Dec 14 WEANER sales have sparked optimism about renewed confidence in the industry on the back of sky high prices.
Yield estimates drop as rain frustrates
04 Dec 14 RAIN and hail has delayed the end of harvest, encouraging sprouting, downgrading quality and destroying some crops across the Wheatbelt. The recent spate of weather has seen yields down by 15 per cent on what was expected, forcing CBH to revise its predicted harvest estimate down from 13.45 million tonnes to 12.8mt.
Scoring goals in hockey and agribusiness
01 Dec 14 HOME is where the heart is and in Kathryn Slattery's case, home is the South Stirlings on the family farm, and on the hockey pitch. The 21-year-old is taking on the world in hockey, having been selected for the Hockeyroos' Champions Trophy team, but she knows one day she'll end up working the farm with her father.
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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
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
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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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