Dr Lee Hickey has played a key role in developing technology that enables up to six generations a year for major crops.
Farmers will have the opportunity to harness their natural curiosity and lead their own on-farm experiments as part of a new big data approach to agriculture research by Curtin University and Murdoch University.
ACCC says Landmark's $469 million Ruralco buyout will leave some farmers with no nearby competitor to shop with for ag merchandise
The grain market expected cuts to US corn production in this week's USDA report, but was surprised by the extent of the downgrade.
Karratha-based Lift Equip is branching out into agriculture after surviving the mining downturn and adding rough-terrain forklifts to its product range.
Incitec Pivot's nitrogen fertiliser plant at Brisbane's Gibson Island will stay in business until 2022, at least.
US corn futures could rise as high as US650c/bu under a scenario outlined by veteran US grains industry analyst Dave Hightower.
Livestock exporter, Wellard, faces 21pc interest rates on noteholder funds, plus $1.4m in monthly redemption payments
Drought-hit farmers are finding some useful finance options and bargaining strength, via the Regional Investment Corporation
The focus has been on grain heading from WA to Queensland and NSW but shipments are also moving into Victoria as well.