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$3500 Angus heifers top Beef Female Sale
16 Jan 18 THE Landmark mated Beef Female Sale at Boyanup last week was a sale of two parts.
Packaging on quality to make millions
16 Jan 18 THE ability to pack and trade beef on eating quality alone via a new cipher in the Australian Beef Language has the potential to deliver a whopping additional $46.5 million per year to the supply chain, eliminating the lost opportunity of high quality meat being downgraded due to dentition
Promotion day for Harvey Beef Challenge
16 Jan 18 INTERESTED onlookers and competitors in this year’s Harvey Beef Gate 2 Plate Challenge were given the opportunity to view this year’s entries at an open day held at the Mt Barker Regional Saleyards last Saturday.
Top pick quality calves on offer at Boyanup sale
16 Jan 18 IF you are chasing quality weaned calves with top breeding and plenty of muscling, then the Landmark Boyanup weaner sale next Wednesday, January 17, will be the place to be.
Case IH Axial Flow harvester turned 40
15 Jan 18 FORTY years ago the International Harvester Company launched the first mass produced single rotor technology in the Axial-Flow harvester.
Rural men heed the fitness message
15 Jan 18 SHEARERS shouldn’t need get fit new year’s resolutions, right?
CBH grower election - Lindsay Tuckwell, Kondinin
14 Jan 18 FRESH ideas, leadership experience and diversity is what Kondinin grower Lindsay Tuckwell has promised to offer CBH as she campaigns for the District 3 position on the co-operative’s board.
CBH grower election - Natalie Browning, Kondinin
14 Jan 18 NATALIE Browning believes fresh ideas, increased grower engagement and effective governance is the key the CBH Group’s longevity and prosperity. And the Kondinin grower believes she has what it takes to help the CBH board ensure the co-operative’s continued success for the next generation of WA farming families.
CBH grower election - Rhys Turton, York
14 Jan 18 YORK grower Rhys Turton has urged growers to vote for experience in this year’s CBH Member Director elections.
CBH grower election - Stephen Strange, Bruce Rock
14 Jan 18 THE CBH Group is at a crossroads and needs to focus on its core business of storage and handling to return more value to its 4200 growers.
Station life beckons for young couple
14 Jan 18 WHEN you meet 26-year-old Andrew Briggs it’s very obvious how dedicated he is to his work. Working cattle is not only a job for Andrew but a lifestyle that both he and fiancée Carissa Cleeson never shy away from.
Steers top $1266 at Mt Barker Angus sale
14 Jan 18 ONCE again the Landmark Special Angus Weaner Sale held at the Mt Barker Regional Saleyards saw premium prices paid for the quality Angus steers and heifers on offer.
Wide spacings create growing room
14 Jan 18 IN 1997 Binnu farmer Craig Simkin took a punt with his 3200 hectare continuous cropping program. He decided to lift and “chock” every second tine of his Ausplow DBS precision seeder, with tine spacings on 25 centimetres (10 inches).
Workplace project takes a look at diesel dangers
14 Jan 18 CANCER Council is pushing for awareness with their kNOw Workplace Cancer project. The project is encouraging people to be aware of the dangers of occupational and environmental cancers.
Beef heifers achieve $1380 top at Boyanup
13 Jan 18 THE Landmark store cattle sale at Boyanup was certainly a case of something for everyone.
13 Jan 18 UNLESS Education Minister Sue Ellery agrees next week to back track on plans to close five Schools of the Air (SOTA), parents of remote education students and supporters will protest outside parliament house before the school year begins.
Plans for Lake Muir Prime Beef
13 Jan 18 JASON and Alida Parke have an obvious pride in their cattle and equally obvious is their passion for hard work and achievement.
Shearing responds to high prices
13 Jan 18 WOOLGROWERS’ move to capitalise on the lucrative wool prices has resulted in a five per cent spike in wool tested in the past six months.
The crystal ball for 2018
13 Jan 18 WE’VE had ‘that was the year that was’. Now we’re facing, ‘this is the year that is’ and it is time for a bit of crystal ball gazing.
Toxic weeds a challenge for producers
13 Jan 18 LIVESTOCK producers have been encouraged to monitor paddocks and livestock over coming months for toxic plants and signs of summer weed poisoning, especially if further rainfall occurs.
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The case for spending restraint and a rapid return to surplus is as strong as ever
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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.
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