Northern beef industry gets $15m lift

INVESTMENT in WA's top end will see northern beef producers diversify and expand into new markets.
INVESTMENT in WA's top end will see northern beef producers diversify and expand into new markets.
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ANDREW Wilkie has compared the Coalition government to “a pack of sadists” when it comes to the live animal export trade. ANDREW Wilkie has compared the Coalition government to “a pack of sadists” when it comes to the live animal export trade.
REINVENTING the R&D investment consultation model is the first priority for MLA in a restructure announced today. REINVENTING the R&D investment consultation model is the first priority for MLA in a restructure announced today.
MORE than half the guest list for the inaugural Australian Dairy Farm Investment Forum in Melbourne next month are ­corporate or Chinese investors, but with the dismal level of dairy farm funds on offer they may miss out on deploying their capital. MORE than half the guest list for the inaugural Australian Dairy Farm Investment Forum in Melbourne next month are ­corporate or Chinese investors, but with the dismal level of dairy farm funds on offer they may miss out on deploying their capital.
TAKE a look at the latest technology and innovation at the Mallee's premier field day with GREGOR HEARD. TAKE a look at the latest technology and innovation at the Mallee's premier field day with GREGOR HEARD.
HASSAD Australia strategy, planning and executive projects manager Mark Barber believes significant market potential exists for Australian agricultural exports into the Gulf States.
29 Aug 14 HASSAD Australia strategy, planning and executive projects manager Mark Barber believes significant market potential exists for Australian agricultural exports into the Gulf States.
A GROUP of Indonesian women are touring WA to share farming experiences and gain a deeper understanding of the potential role for women in agriculture.
29 Aug 14 A GROUP of Indonesian women are touring WA to share farming experiences and gain a deeper understanding of the potential role for women in agriculture.
A $20 million research and development investment in the State's agriculture and food sector will assist the grains industry to capture new markets in Asia and the Middle East, Premier Colin Barnett said this week.
28 Aug 14 A $20 million research and development investment in the State's agriculture and food sector will assist the grains industry to capture new markets in Asia and the Middle East, Premier...
GLOBAL players will provide stiff competition to Australian producers for the considerable market opportunities for agricultural exports into Asia towards 2050, a trade conference heard last week.
28 Aug 14 GLOBAL players will provide stiff competition to Australian producers for the considerable market opportunities for agricultural exports into Asia towards 2050, a trade conference heard...
GROWING northern hemisphere demand is expected to inflate global fertiliser prices in the months leading into harvest.
28 Aug 14 GROWING northern hemisphere demand is expected to inflate global fertiliser prices in the months leading into harvest.
ANDREW Forrest's Minderoo Group wants to open the lines of communication with Harvey Beef and WA producers.
28 Aug 14  2 ANDREW Forrest's Minderoo Group wants to open the lines of communication with Harvey Beef and WA producers.
Cattle - Beef
MARKET diversification and competition will see higher returns to farmers, according to Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Agriculture and Tasmanian Liberal Senator Richard Colbeck.
28 Aug 14 MARKET diversification and competition will see higher returns to farmers, according to Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Agriculture and Tasmanian Liberal Senator Richard Colbeck.
WA grain growers will see a new player in the grain marketing space in the 2014-15 season in US-based co-op CHS Trading Company Australia.
27 Aug 14  2 WA grain growers will see a new player in the grain marketing space in the 2014-15 season in US-based co-op CHS Trading Company Australia.
DEVELOPING the AEGIC strategy and building on its history of innovation is a key priority for newly appointed CEO David Feinberg.
27 Aug 14  3 DEVELOPING the AEGIC strategy and building on its history of innovation is a key priority for newly appointed CEO David Feinberg.
A NEW player to the WA grain market believes changes to CBH's Port Access Undertaking could put new entrants at a disadvantage.
27 Aug 14  4 A NEW player to the WA grain market believes changes to CBH's Port Access Undertaking could put new entrants at a disadvantage.
WA'S HAYLEY Goad is one of seven producers who will travel to Canberra to participate in the Beef Industry Rising Champions Initiative.
27 Aug 14 WA'S HAYLEY Goad is one of seven producers who will travel to Canberra to participate in the Beef Industry Rising Champions Initiative.
Cattle - Beef
WAFARMERS will launch its own brand of milk in conjunction with supermarket giant Coles and multinational dairy processor Parmalat.
26 Aug 14  2 WAFARMERS will launch its own brand of milk in conjunction with supermarket giant Coles and multinational dairy processor Parmalat.
WAFARMERS has appointed a new chief executive officer.
25 Aug 14  1 WAFARMERS has appointed a new chief executive officer.
SEARCHING for a better way of farming, Euan Beamont has turned to bio-energy.
24 Aug 14 SEARCHING for a better way of farming, Euan Beamont has turned to bio-energy.
VIETNAM is predicted to remain a strong market for live exports, according to industry representatives.
24 Aug 14  1 VIETNAM is predicted to remain a strong market for live exports, according to industry representatives.
Cattle - Beef
THE bluetongue virus zone has moved further south following recent testing results.
24 Aug 14 THE bluetongue virus zone has moved further south following recent testing results.
THE WA red meat industry is booming and predicted to reach new highs, but industry warns, there is competition out there.
23 Aug 14 THE WA red meat industry is booming and predicted to reach new highs, but industry warns, there is competition out there.
SHEEP sales at Muchea Livestock Centre rebounded slightly on last week, where prices dropped $8-$10.
23 Aug 14 SHEEP sales at Muchea Livestock Centre rebounded slightly on last week, where prices dropped $8-$10.
MORE than 100 students, staff and industry representatives were hosted last week by the UWA Institute of Agriculture and Students of Natural and Agricultural Sciences for the first Women in Agriculture breakfast.
23 Aug 14 MORE than 100 students, staff and industry representatives were hosted last week by the UWA Institute of Agriculture and Students of Natural and Agricultural Sciences for the first Women...
WA lamb is set to play a role in feeding the needy under a project being run by The Nationals WA.
22 Aug 14 WA lamb is set to play a role in feeding the needy under a project being run by The Nationals WA.
YOUNG people are critically important to the future of agriculture, but the Pastoralists and Graziers Association (PGA) believe they need to show more interest in forums and conventions.
22 Aug 14 YOUNG people are critically important to the future of agriculture, but the Pastoralists and Graziers Association (PGA) believe they need to show more interest in forums and conventions.
WELLARD Group CEO Fred Troncone has told producers they must boost livestock numbers now, or risk missing the boat in terms of higher prices.
21 Aug 14  5 WELLARD Group CEO Fred Troncone has told producers they must boost livestock numbers now, or risk missing the boat in terms of higher prices.
A COMMERCIAL genetically modified (GM) wheat product could still be a decade away from hitting the marketplace.
21 Aug 14  10 A COMMERCIAL genetically modified (GM) wheat product could still be a decade away from hitting the marketplace.
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pepper and Inverell have cut straight to the chase on this. Precise and pertinent comments.
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Thanks Blondie. Agree your comments. Instinct tells me there is something smelly going on with
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Why would we believe any of your figures deregul8? You cant even tell us what you get for your
A $20 million research and development investment in the State's agriculture and food sector will assist the grains industry to capture new markets in Asia and the Middle East, Premier Colin Barnett said this week.28 Aug 14 A $20 million research and development investment in the State's agriculture and food sector will assist the grains...
GLOBAL players will provide stiff competition to Australian producers for the considerable market opportunities for agricultural exports into Asia towards 2050, a trade conference heard last week.28 Aug 14 GLOBAL players will provide stiff competition to Australian producers for the considerable market opportunities for...