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Cutting hay while sun shines in Corrigin
13 Jan 17 LAST year was a busy one for Corey Weguelin but the Corrigin contractor wouldn't have it any other way.
Experienced Dempster seeks another term
13 Jan 17 INCUMBENT CBH deputy chairman Vern Dempster has urged growers to vote for experience ahead of this year's member director elections.
Mussared seeks fresh look at priorities
13 Jan 17 STUART Mussared believes the CBH board needs to reassess its priorities and will push for reform if elected as a director in 2017.
Rain causes issues for interstate harvest
13 Jan 17 QUALITY issues are likely to emerge in unharvested crops in South Australia and Victoria, following a band of thunderstorms that recently delivered more than 100 millimetres in parts of South Australia.
Prioritise equipment maintenance: JCB
12 Jan 17 It mightn't be holiday season for some croppers just yet, but it's still a great time to prioritise equipment maintenance, according to JCB Construction Equipment Australia's after sales manager Gary Sky.
Competitors catching up on traceability
12 Jan 17 AUSTRALIA'S world-leading beef integrity and traceability systems are paying big dividends but there is work to be done to stay ahead of the game.
Newman re-elected unopposed to CBH board
12 Jan 17 CBH chairman Wally Newman has been re-elected unopposed as the District 4 representative on the co-operative's member director board.
Record CBH rebate tops $60 million
12 Jan 17 A CAPITAL management policy and focus on returning value to its 4200 members has resulted in CBH declaring a record total rebate of $60.4 million for 2015-16.
Big US beef supplies felt in our markets
11 Jan 17 RAMPED up beef production in the United States is being felt in some of Australia's most lucrative export markets.
Fashion puts focus on natural fibres
11 Jan 17 THE growing issue of ethical fashion has shone a spotlight on the sustainability of "fast fashion" and in turn, guiding the fashion industry down a road toward more sustainable fibre use.
Merger to help Holstein genetic access
11 Jan 17 IMPROVED dairy herd genetics options for Australian farmers will stem from a joint venture between two United States genetics and breeding companies, it has been claimed.
New insurance focus on frost
11 Jan 17 WHILE Australia is awash with grain this harvest, the manager of a climate risk management business is pointing out that even in a record season, climatic woes have drastically impacted some growers' returns.
Nitrogen surge may not deliver
11 Jan 17 AUSTRALIAN farmers spend almost $500 million a year on nitrogen fertiliser which apparently never delivers a cropping advantage.
Quality females line up for Elders sale
11 Jan 17 PRODUCERS looking for top quality beef females to boost the returns of their beef herd should look no further than the Elders Special Beef female sale at Boyanup on Friday, January 20.
Vietnam tops non-compliance breaches
11 Jan 17 AUSTRALIA'S fastest growing live cattle market, Vietnam, has dominated animal welfare breaches in the latest federal government assessment on the performance of supply chain partners.
Watchdog keeps eye on grain surcharges
11 Jan 17 THE removal of a grain handling surcharge by GrainCorp in the Eastern States has ended an Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) investigation of it.
Greens steal the backpacker tax show
10 Jan 17 POLITICAL heroes are often as difficult to find in Canberra as detecting soil moisture during droughts and sadly lacking when needed most, to step up and show leadership to fight the good fight for those they were elected to represent, including the vulnerable.
Modifications to prevent header fires
10 Jan 17 THE CURRENT harvest has been marred by a spate of header fires, with hundreds of incidents reported across the country.
Pleasant surprise for Derek Curwen
10 Jan 17 THE final tally is still out for South Stirlings grower Derek Curwen but he has been "pleasantly surprised" with how the harvest has gone after an extremely wet season.
Scientists told to focus on back pocket
10 Jan 17 THE world of meat science could do with more of an entrepreneurial culture.
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24 Sep 18
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.
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Agrium merger makes super-sized fertiliser parent for Landmark
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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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