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First chairwoman for grower council
08 Mar 17 MUNGLINUP farmer Michelle Barrett is the new chairperson of the CBH Grower Advisory Council (GAC), the first woman to be elected to the position in the GAC's history.
Labor sets out policy for WA agriculture
08 Mar 17 THE WA Labor Party has pledged "a strong commitment" to growing the State's agriculture and aquaculture industries.
Greens pitch for farmers' votes
08 Mar 17 GREENS WA has launched its latest agriculture policy aimed at supporting a resilient agricultural sector and helping farmers to earn a healthy return on their produce.
Nationals commit to new Boyanup saleyards
08 Mar 17 THE Nationals WA will allocate $15 million towards the construction of a new Boyanup saleyard facility if it helps form a government at the election on Saturday.
Positive gong to sheep meat trade
08 Mar 17 THE sheep meat trade is tipped to meet unprecedented value in 2017, if exports continue on current trends.
Ag ranks poorly for pay gap
08 Mar 17 THE agriculture, forestry and fishing industries have been identified as having some of the worst gender pay gaps, according to the latest Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre gender equity report.
Deal signed to mine lake for fertiliser
08 Mar 17 A JUNIOR Pilbara iron ore miner looking to diversify has signed a joint venture agreement to help develop a potential desert agricultural fertiliser project.
Leaving canola behind
08 Mar 17 FARMERS may be throwing up to $200 worth of grain on the ground every hectare by harvesting too fast.
Local quinoa claims food gong
03 Mar 17 LOCAL quinoa produced by Narrogin farming trio Three Farmers has been named Product of the Year 2017 in the Gluten Free Sides category, with the grain winning the gong for Coles’ Australian Quinoa Grain White.
Rain puts pressure on chemical supplies
03 Mar 17 HERBICIDE supplies are tight as growers start the first of their knockdown sprays following widespread rain across the State. Suppliers of major knockdown herbicide actives – glyphosate, estercide 2,4-D and triclopyr – have all but sold out as growers gear up for the start of the season.
Researcher claims Seed of Light award
03 Mar 17 ONE of WA’s leading experts on managing soil constraints in cropping systems is the winner of the 2017 Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) western region Seed of Light award.
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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
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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
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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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