Grass control warning in moist soils

GRAINGROWERS are being urged to be mindful that early sowing under wet, warm conditions can reduce the length of efficacy of pre-emergent herbicides.
GRAINGROWERS are being urged to be mindful that early sowing under wet, warm conditions can reduce the length of efficacy of pre-emergent herbicides.
GLENFLORRIE station is considered one of the most isolated stations in the south west Pilbara area.
27 Apr 17 GLENFLORRIE station is considered one of the most isolated stations in the south west Pilbara area.
BUILT from the ground up, Koordarrie station, Onslow, is where Rory and Kristie de Pledge and their four children call home.
27 Apr 17 BUILT from the ground up, Koordarrie station, Onslow, is where Rory and Kristie de Pledge and their four children call home.
THE Hyola hybrid canola range leads the industry for blackleg resistance when it comes to attaining the highest rating of ‘R’ (resistant), the latest GRDC Blackleg Management Guide reveals.
27 Apr 17 THE Hyola hybrid canola range leads the industry for blackleg resistance when it comes to attaining the highest rating of ‘R’ (resistant), the latest GRDC Blackleg Management Guide reveals.
THERE is money in beef at the moment and this year’s bull selling season proved it, with the selling season again being a bull market for beef seedstock producers.
26 Apr 17 THERE is money in beef at the moment and this year’s bull selling season proved it, with the selling season again being a bull market for beef seedstock producers.
Cattle - Beef
WHILE no records were broken, steady demand for the 170 cattle penned by the three agents at Manjimup recently gave a similar result to the last sale at the venue.
26 Apr 17 WHILE no records were broken, steady demand for the 170 cattle penned by the three agents at Manjimup recently gave a similar result to the last sale at the venue.
Cattle - Beef
PH Kerr Esperance salesman Michael Ridgway has a great deal if you're in the market for a seeding rig.
26 Apr 17 PH Kerr Esperance salesman Michael Ridgway has a great deal if you're in the market for a seeding rig.
26 Apr 17 MULTI-franchise dealer McIntosh & Son has opened a dealership in Esperance.
MULTI-franchise dealer McIntosh & Son has opened a dealership in Esperance.
26 Apr 17 MULTI-franchise dealer McIntosh & Son has opened a dealership in Esperance.
AN effervescent Goomalling farmer has been appointed Geoff Perkins Machinery, Northam branch manager.
26 Apr 17 AN effervescent Goomalling farmer has been appointed Geoff Perkins Machinery, Northam branch manager.
INSPIRATION rather than retaliation was the motive for a one-woman photographic tour of 16 working WA wool sheds to document the story of what happens with wool.
26 Apr 17 INSPIRATION rather than retaliation was the motive for a one-woman photographic tour of 16 working WA wool sheds to document the story of what happens with wool.
Sheep - Wool
PRIVATE label $1-a-litre retail milk and supermarket chain power have hurt farmgate pricing, WA dairy farmers believe.
They also believe “step-down” price reductions imposed by major Eastern States dairy processors Murray Goulburn and Fonterra on their milk suppliers last year had “flow-on” effects on WA’s dairy industry.
25 Apr 17 PRIVATE label $1-a-litre retail milk and supermarket chain power have hurt farmgate pricing, WA dairy farmers believe. They also believe “step-down” price reductions imposed by major...
WITH the passing of time the sheep have got bigger and wrinklier, the journey north rougher and tougher, but the colourfulness of the characters and a basis in fact of tales they tell have changed little.
23 Apr 17 WITH the passing of time the sheep have got bigger and wrinklier, the journey north rougher and tougher, but the colourfulness of the characters and a basis in fact of tales they tell...
DAIRY farmers in New South Wales, Victoria and Western Australia have started cashing in on a deal offering by-products from beer and fruit juice plants as a stock feed supplement for their herds.
23 Apr 17 DAIRY farmers in New South Wales, Victoria and Western Australia have started cashing in on a deal offering by-products from beer and fruit juice plants as a stock feed supplement for...
IT’S windy, with gusts up to 40km/h.
But you’re on the South Coast at Condingup so you’ve got to expect that.
23 Apr 17 IT’S windy, with gusts up to 40km/h. But you’re on the South Coast at Condingup so you’ve got to expect that.
CLAAS Harvest Centre (CHC) is hoping to capture a fair share of the WA self-propelled boomsprayer market with its Pantera model.
23 Apr 17 CLAAS Harvest Centre (CHC) is hoping to capture a fair share of the WA self-propelled boomsprayer market with its Pantera model.
WESTERN Dairy is currently sponsoring two Murdoch University students with scholarships to support their study efforts, with both scholarship recipients set to be taking an active part in this year’s Dairy Innovation Day.
22 Apr 17 WESTERN Dairy is currently sponsoring two Murdoch University students with scholarships to support their study efforts, with both scholarship recipients set to be taking an active part...
THE Liebe Group is excited to welcome two new staff into the Liebe team in March.
22 Apr 17 THE Liebe Group is excited to welcome two new staff into the Liebe team in March.
BEING told she had breast cancer two days before Christmas 2015 was not the festive surprise Gerry Smith had been hoping for.
22 Apr 17 BEING told she had breast cancer two days before Christmas 2015 was not the festive surprise Gerry Smith had been hoping for.
CLIMATE change, whether farmers believe in it or not, will have significant impacts on how farming is conducted by 2050, according to agricultural scientist Professor EWR ‘Snow’ Barlow.
22 Apr 17 CLIMATE change, whether farmers believe in it or not, will have significant impacts on how farming is conducted by 2050, according to agricultural scientist Professor EWR ‘Snow’ Barlow.
WESTERN Dairy has this week confirmed Agriculture and Food Minister Alannah MacTiernan will attend its forthcoming Dairy Innovation Day to gain an insight into the industry’s issues and opportunities.
21 Apr 17 WESTERN Dairy has this week confirmed Agriculture and Food Minister Alannah MacTiernan will attend its forthcoming Dairy Innovation Day to gain an insight into the industry’s issues and...
FOR this year’s winners of the Farm Weekly-WA Angus Breeders Win 10 Angus heifers competition Selga and Steve Beckwith, who are relative newcomers to the world of cattle breeding, the long trip east to watch the Angus judging at this year’s Sydney Royal Easter Show as part of their prize was both inspiring and eye-opening.
21 Apr 17 FOR this year’s winners of the Farm Weekly-WA Angus Breeders Win 10 Angus heifers competition Selga and Steve Beckwith, who are relative newcomers to the world of cattle breeding, the...
THERE are two things old Versatile tractors owners remember from the heady days of the 1970s and 80s.
21 Apr 17 THERE are two things old Versatile tractors owners remember from the heady days of the 1970s and 80s.
AUTOMATIC monitoring of farming equipment functions continues to come along in leaps and bounds and it’s not about to stop in 2017.
21 Apr 17 AUTOMATIC monitoring of farming equipment functions continues to come along in leaps and bounds and it’s not about to stop in 2017.
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The Minister of Ag can use WA's Gene Technology Act 2006 to manage GM & GM-free crops for market
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Time will judge if they can implement what growers are asking for. Not what a director
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Absolutely agreed. Chinese demand for high-quality protein is increasing, as is demand from
DAIRY farmers in New South Wales, Victoria and Western Australia have started cashing in on a deal offering by-products from beer and fruit juice plants as a stock feed supplement for their herds.23 Apr 17 DAIRY farmers in New South Wales, Victoria and Western Australia have started cashing in on a deal offering...
CLIMATE change, whether farmers believe in it or not, will have significant impacts on how farming is conducted by 2050, according to agricultural scientist Professor EWR ‘Snow’ Barlow.22 Apr 17 CLIMATE change, whether farmers believe in it or not, will have significant impacts on how farming is conducted by...