Budding entrepreneurs with an idea that would benefit the Western Australian grains industry are encouraged to apply for a scholarship to attend the prestigious Curtin Ignition innovation accelerator program.
The return of the Morrison government in the Federal election held last weekend has been welcomed by key players in the live export sheep trade.
THERE have been mixed results from the cold front that moved through the State last Thursday with lower parts of the South West Land Division receiving good falls, while those in the north weren't so lucky.
Regional and agricultural shows around Australia inject about $900 million into the national economy every year.
WA agriculture has just dodged a six gun full of bullets that had been aimed at farmers by Labor leader Bill Shorten and his Agriculture spokesman Joel Fitzgibbon.
FOLLOWING its success in its inaugural year in 2015, the highly-anticipated TECHSPO will be returning to WA on August 7 and 8.
The third Drone versus Dog Trials, held at the Muresk Institute, Northam, last week, gave students 'paws' for thought on the way technology is used in agriculture.
Biosecurity responsibilities for small landholders will be a focus at the Gidgegannup Small Farm Field Day this Sunday, May 26.
Trials were planted recently as part of a new research project to improve the productivity and profitability of soils with sodicity and transient salinity in low rainfall areas of the eastern grainbelt.
A merger between the Pastoralists and Graziers Association of WA (PGA) and WAFarmers is unlikely in the near future