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Wellard appoints new chief operating officer
20 Apr 16 BRENDAN Wade, has been appointed chief operating officer with livestock export and meat processing specialist, Wellard.
Farmers will still get fair Fremantle Port deal
20 Apr 16 Opinion by WA Treasurer Mike Nahan MLA FARMERS have enough on their plates without having to worry about how the lease of Fremantle Port might impact their business.
Growers improve governance
20 Apr 16 GROWER groups from around the northern agricultural region are working to increase their technical knowledge when it comes to governance and leadership.
Magenta is ripe for early sowing season
20 Apr 16 THIS season is shaping up for early sowing, after widespread recent rain and predictions of more falls on the horizon.
Nuffield opens largest scholarship pool
20 Apr 16 APPLICATIONS have opened for the largest pool of potential Nuffield Australia farming scholarships, with up to 30 prestigious opportunities available nationally in 2017.
Study reveals huge cost of weeds
20 Apr 16 AUSTRALIA'S most comprehensive analysis of the cost of weeds in cropping systems has shown that the overall annual cost to WA grain growers is $927 million or $117 a hectare.
Ukrainian wheat challenges WA market
20 Apr 16 AUSTRALIAN growers need to improve cropping productivity while retaining quality in order to stave off a developing threat from Ukraine for market share, a new report warns.
Coles backs WA produced quinoa
19 Apr 16 A TRIO of WA quinoa growers will reach consumers across the country after forging a deal with supermarket giant Coles.
New levy charges hit more than hip nerve
18 Apr 16 CHANGES to the collection of funding for biosecurity groups in WA have caused grain grower advocacy groups to question the need for more levies in the agricultural sector.
Muresk doubles agriculture degree intake
17 Apr 16 WITH potentially five jobs available for every university agribusiness graduate nationally, the Bachelor of Agricultural Business Management degree course at Muresk has doubled its student intake this year.
Passion allows Sarah to expand career
17 Apr 16 SARAH Houston was born into agriculture so the only surprise in her chosen path was moving across the country to develop her career.
Breathing new life into Mingenew Expo
16 Apr 16 THERE was a time when the lions roared in Mingenew.
Case 8920 a $36,500 Tambellup top
16 Apr 16 DESPITE the relatively small size of last Friday's Primaries of WA-hosted clearing sale offering at Tambellup, about 177 punters registered to get in on the action.
New generation of fire-fighters trained
16 Apr 16 PEOPLE new to agriculture and inexperienced in fire-fighting participated in a fire education course in Perenjori last week.
Consumer demand driving wool industry
15 Apr 16 By MAL GILL INNOVATION in using wool in new products is opening new markets and revitalising the industry, with flow-on benefits expected for WA woolgrowers. That was the over-riding message Primaries of WA wool manager Greg Tilbrook derived from last week's International Wool Textile Organisation (IWTO) Congress in Sydney. "Five years ago wool was declining," Mr Tilbrook said. "Wool supplies
Business interests keeps Michael busy
15 Apr 16 MICHAEL Mamo could be described as the black Angus of his family - not the black sheep.
New CBH storage site is taking shape
15 Apr 16 CBH's new Mirambeena site on the outskirts of Albany will be completed in time for the 2016 harvest as the co-operative moves to deal with grain production increases in the zone.
Acting PM to launch farm co-ops program
14 Apr 16 BARNABY Joyce will use his first day as acting Prime Minister to announce new measures today that can enhance farmers' supply chain profitability, through increased education and awareness.
Sydney QC to step in on rail dispute
14 Apr 16 A SYDNEY-based Queen's Counsel lawyer and retired Federal Court judge is to arbitrate in the CBH Group freight rail access dispute with Brookfield Rail.
Economy boosted by $3 billion annually
13 Apr 16 WA grain growers and their co-operative's contributions of $3 billion annually to the WA economy have been highlighted in a report released this week by independent advisor Deloitte Access Economics.
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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
#blueysmegacarshowandcruise2019 10 years on Daniels Ute will be apart of another massive cause.
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
Banks confirms 100,000ha deal
THE Macquarie Group has confirmed it has wrapped up a deal with the Qatari-owned Hassad Food Group to buy more than...
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.
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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