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Beet virus hits ES crops
26 Jul 14 ALARMED WA canola growers need not worry about the potential for Beet Western Yellow Virus (BWYV) to decimate their crops during this early stage of the year.
Graze crops early to maximise yields
26 Jul 14 FARMERS that delay grazing in low rainfall areas could be sacrificing yield potential, according to early findings of research conducted by the Kellerberrin Demonstration Group (KDG) into cereal grazing.
Settled in to station life
26 Jul 14 AFTER 13 years at Spring Creek station, Mike Shaw knows the land like the back of his hand.
WA wool wins at Bendigo
26 Jul 14 WA stud and commercial wool growers were among the winners at the 14th Australian Fleece Competition at the Australian Sheep and Wool Show at Bendigo, Victoria, last week.
Wool inspires fashion student
26 Jul 14 CURTIN honours student Cordelia Gibbs has won two prestigious awards at the 2014 Australian Wool Fashion Awards.
Woolies looking at premium milk for WA
26 Jul 14 SUPERMARKET giant Woolworths is expected to release a premium local milk brand in WA in coming months, but won't confirm if it has signed up any WA producers to supply the range.
Agriculture profiled in B20
25 Jul 14 CBH chief executive officer Andy Crane has helped put co-operative business models and Australian agriculture on the corporate map.
Asian diners get taste for northern beef
25 Jul 14 THE WA agriculture industry is on the cusp of a boom as demand grows in neighbouring countries such as Asia.
Early sowing could boost WA yield
25 Jul 14 For the first time in WA, GRDC-funded and CSIRO-led trials will look at the performance of wheat varieties across rainfall zones in the central Wheatbelt to evaluate the suitability of early sowing.
GIWA calls for co-ordination
25 Jul 14 GRAINS Industry Association of WA chairman Jon Slee has expressed the need for a much better and co-ordinated approach to WA grain market access issues if the State's industry wants to stay at the front of the global export pack.
Good news for lamb producers
25 Jul 14 WAMMCO chairman of directors Dawson Bradford says he has never seen the lamb industry in a more positive position than what it is in today.
Growers call for ES clarity
25 Jul 14 SOME WA growers are becoming increasingly frustrated at the amount of time it is taking for CBH to make a decision on its potential east coast supply chain investment.
Growth in lamb exports
25 Jul 14 WAMMCO chief executive officer Coll MacRury has cautiously welcomed the large investment by mining people into agriculture on the back of China's strong demand for food.
Suppliers upset at Brownes milk deals
25 Jul 14 BROWNES Dairy is being hit with a backlash from its supply base after it was alleged the company offered sweetheart deals to new producers in an effort to secure its milk supply.
Shipping slots holding back exports: Brownes
24 Jul 14 BROWNES Dairy managing director Ben Purcell has called on the State Government to increase the number of shipping slots of out WA in order to increase the State's dairy export capacity.
Brownes' plant moves
24 Jul 14 BROWNES Dairy has shifted its yogurt and cream production from its Brunswick plant to Balcatta.
Bunge gets first grain ship away
24 Jul 14 BUNGE Australia farewelled its first grain shipment from Bunbury last Saturday.
Good rains bring smiles to field walk
24 Jul 14 A GOOD break to the season and continued consistent falls meant growers were all smiles at the 2014 WA No-Tillage Farming Association (WANTFA) Post Seeding Field Walk.
KAI waiting on land approvals for scale
24 Jul 14 THE Kimberley Agricultural Investment (KAI) company is in the process of developing the Goomig farmlands and seeking approvals for its Knox Plain development.
Machinery sector backs AGICo
24 Jul 14 THE farm mechanisation industry has thrown its support behind CBH CEO Dr Andy Crane's call to take direct action over attracting people into agriculture.
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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.
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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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