Latest - Ag & Rural
Photos & Videos
Livestock & Sales
Livestock - Sales
Livestock - General
Satellite - WA Sth
Satellite - WA Nth
Radar - WA Sth
Radar - WA Nth
6 Day Outlook
14 day rain - WA Sth
14 day rain - WA Nth
28 day rain outlook
Place An Ad
Farm Weekly Media Kit
National Media Kit
13 Jun 16 WA-bred sterile male Mediterranean fruit fly - known as medfly - are being used to combat an outbreak of the pest in Adelaide.
Farm lessons take Kristy to the top
12 Jun 16 LEARNING on the family farm has placed third year Murdoch University animal science student Kristy Walters, 20, on top.
Active knitwear the new wool direction
11 Jun 16 MOVING wool into new, predominantly active knitwear markets through processing innovation and promotion of its natural properties is the objective of a draft three-year strategic industry plan.
Dog whisperer interest from interstate
11 Jun 16 WOOL representative Carman-Lee Campbell is accustomed to distance education, having grown up in a town that is but a fly speck on the map of central-western New South Wales.
John takes active interest in agri-politics
11 Jun 16 JOHN Seabrook isn't after handouts or help - but he would like his generation to be more involved in politics.
Anna Plains dives into Wagyu trend
10 Jun 16 WA producers are following the Wagyu trend, with Anna Plains station testing the breed.
Canola seeding in the spotlight
10 Jun 16 YUNA growers will have more certainty about canola seeding depths following the establishment of a new local trial.
Impressive plans to ride the Wagyu wave
10 Jun 16 WITH Wagyu becoming the next hot ticket item globally, one WA producer plans to expand his Wagyu herd to 10,000 head for the Asian and Middle-Eastern markets.
Wild dogs a problem
10 Jun 16 PRODUCERS are looking for new ways to combat the issue of wild dogs that continue to plague pastoral properties in the Northern Agricultural Region.
More rain needed to get through in Yuna
09 Jun 16 PERRY St Quintin still finds it amusing when weather reports refer to Moora as the "northern Wheatbelt".
AGC come out swinging
08 Jun 16 AUSTRALIAN Grains Champion (AGC) have gone direct to growers this week seeking to 'correct misinformation' about its proposal to corporatise CBH Group.
So far so good in Mingenew
08 Jun 16 LIKE many farmers in WA, Mingenew grower Jeremy Walsley is pretty happy with how the season is going.
Limousin-Angus take the plate
07 Jun 16 AFTER more than two and a half months of judgement and scrutiny it was a Limousin-Angus cross team entered by Ravenhill family, Youngs Siding, that reined supreme and were announced winners of this year's Harvey Beef Gate 2 Plate Challenge last week.
Log in for inaugural online cattle sale
06 Jun 16 PRIMARIES of WA in association with the Kimberley Pilbara Cattleman's Association (KPCA) will hold an inaugural online cattle sale tomorrow (June 7).
Port sale a risk to competition says ACCC
06 Jun 16 THE potential for discouraging competition at Fremantle Port by bundling stevedoring and container park services was flagged as a competition watchdog concern last week.
Poultry bargaining chip
05 Jun 16 ABOUT 30 WA poultry farmers were granted approval on Tuesday to collectively bargain on price with three chicken meat processors they supply.
Don't switch off the cloud: Agworld
05 Jun 16 POOR internet coverage shouldn't deter people from using cloud-based software, according to Agworld general manager Simon Foley.
New Flexi-Coil air cart debuts in WA
05 Jun 16 WONGAN Hills machinery dealer Boekeman Machinery has reported positive feedback from its series of demonstrations of the new Flexi-Coil 60 series air cart.
'Write-off' Vector back in the paddock
05 Jun 16 YORK farmer Tony Seabrook has two big reasons for smiling.
Governor celebrates Muresk contribution
04 Jun 16 WA Governor Kerry Sanderson launched the Muresk Open Day last Saturday morning, acknowledging the institute's long and rich history.
PHOTOS & VIDEOS
See how was at the annual event on April 22.
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
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.
Search thousands of classified ads ONLINE
Search over 20,000 rural real estate listings online including farms, rural property and acreage for sale.
Australia’s premier industry field day event, the 2015 Commonwealth Bank AgQuip.
Buy rural and agricultural books and DVDs online.
Connecting Livestock Buyers & Sellers: Your one-stop shop for livestock news, reports and sale listings.
Australia's Horse Trading Magazine. Everything equine - Buy, Sell, Ride.
RURAL NEWS WEBSITES
The Land - NSW
Farm Weekly - WA
Queensland Country Life - QLD
North Queensland Register - Nth QLD
Stock & Land - VIC
Stock Journal - SA
Farming Small Areas Expo
Central West Machinery Expo
NT FIELD DAYS
Australian Dairy Farmer
Good Fruit and Vegetables
Conditions of Use