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CBH group hauls into record territory
30 Apr 18 THE CBH Group has broken its own record for the longest and largest grain train in Australia, after a train the length of 155 trucks passed through the eastern Wheatbelt last week, carrying 9000 tonnes of wheat.
Grain sector gets TPP advantage
30 Apr 18 REDUCED tariffs into the lucrative Japanese market headline a host of benefits for the Australian grains industry from the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP-11), according to Grain Growers trade and economics manager Luke Mathews.
A big day as former Elders staff meet
29 Apr 18 ELDERS Past Employees Association (EPEA) held a get together and membership drive at the historic Prince of Wales Hotel, Bunbury, last week and the response was overwhelming.
Canola trigger pulled early at Mukinbudin
29 Apr 18 STORMS last month signalled the start of seeding for a few farmers in the Mukinbudin area who began by putting in Roundup Ready canola from Easter Monday.
New platform to revolutionise grain logistics
29 Apr 18 A NEW agricultural information technology business is confident its package of products will allow farmers to transform the way they manage on-farm grain storage and marketing programs.
Mice control part of seeding
28 Apr 18 BAITING strategies to control mice can vary from farm to farm but one thing all experts agree on is for the need to protect newly sown crop.
Research is the key to start of seeding
28 Apr 18 KOJANEERUP farmer Scott Smith is one of the farmers who started their 2018 seeding programs earlier across Western Australia.
Slow start to seeding program at Tammin
28 Apr 18 TAMMIN farmer Brad Jones has been stirring up the dust at the start of seeding, but with moisture in the lower profile of the subsoil, he is confident the oats and Roundup Ready canola going in won’t germinate yet.
China opens doors to Irish beef
27 Apr 18 AGAINST a backdrop of threatened tariffs on United States beef fuelled by Beijing-Washington tensions, China continues to open its doors to the world’s beef.
Littleproud visits Vietnamese investment
27 Apr 18 AUSTRALIA’s new Agriculture Minister David Littleproud got a first-hand look at the CBH Group’s major international investments this month, during a four-day tour of Vietnam.
Mick Keogh gets new ACCC role
27 Apr 18 AUSTRALIAN Farm Institute executive director Mick Keogh is taking a bigger and full-time role at the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), becoming one of the competition watchdog’s deputy commissioners.
Saltbush demand doubles production
27 Apr 18 CHATFIELDS Tree Nursery in Tammin is expecting to double its production of Anameka saltbush to about one million seedlings in the 2019 season, on the back of increased demand from livestock producers.
Pressure mounts with US cattle supply lifts
25 Apr 18 CATTLE market declines have received some reprieve from a dropping Australian dollar, which has shifted the price of our beef back towards competitiveness with the United States market.
Foreign pork imports targeted in new truth-in-labelling campaign
25 Apr 18 WORLD Animal Protection (WAP) is calling on Primo to provide more labelling information so consumers can identify if foreign imported pork products have originated from countries that use sow-stalls.
Toyota launch Halo Hilux Rugged and Rogue models
25 Apr 18 TWENTY years ago the inclusion of cup-holders in a utility vehicle was considered a little bit fancy.
Vietnam abattoir training money furore
24 Apr 18 FEDERAL Agriculture Minister David Littleproud is holding his ground against heavy beef industry backlash over funding of close to a million dollars to train Vietnamese abattoir workers.
Moora – a case of the mouse that roared
24 Apr 18 THE battle to retain Moora Residential College, the Education Department-run boarding facility adjacent to the local Central Midlands Senior High School in the Wheatbelt town of Moora is gaining momentum.
New regulations impact Pakistan chickpea market
24 Apr 18 THE beleaguered Australian chickpea industry is working its way through another setback, albeit on a much smaller scale than the recent introduction of Indian import tariffs.
Global wheat stocks prove slow to move
24 Apr 18 WHEAT consumers around the world are slowly chewing the vast stockpile created by the massive global harvests of the past three years but further production downgrades will be required to push values of the grain up substantially.
Common sense should rule GM debate
23 Apr 18 I URGE the Government not to introduce regulation or legislation to compensate non-GM farmers who may be affected by contamination.
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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.
Profit down, but rebounding Nufarm is seeking acquisitions
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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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