CEA (Construction Equipment Australia) in Welshpool, which distributes JCB agricultural, construction and industrial machines, took delivery on Christmas Eve of the first 555-210 Roto to arrive here.
Eighteen buyers paid out just over $14.4 million for 8209 bales out of a total of 9016 bales on offer in week 28 of the current wool selling program - the opening week of WWC sales for 2022.
The 70,000 square metre development is set to include the construction of about 55,000 tonnes of granular fertiliser storage in a new warehouse and 32,000t of liquid fertiliser or Urea Ammonium Nitrate (UAN) storage in two 16,000t tanks.
The 2021 trial, which was an InterGrain project but independently managed by Crop Circle Consulting, compared various long-season wheat varieties over two sites - Tenindewa and Yuna - which were sown on April 15 and 21 respectively.
The rush to overcome unexpected delays and ready machines for harvest, as well as the earlier pre-planning in relation to parts supply and holding larger stock inventories, appears to have paid off, with less than expected disruption to harvest operations attributed to mechanical breakdown.
The eight-part lunch and learn online series will look at what it takes to make Australian rural communities drought and climate change resilient and ready to take on the future.
Claimed as a world-first, the fully-autonomous John Deere 8 Series tractor was unveiled on the opening day of the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, promoted as the 'most influential technology event in the world', with 2200 exhibitors this year.
Lighting up as she talks about animal production and welfare, Ella-Jane Bird works closely with livestock and her twin passion - people - in her role as animal production specialist at Elders Cranbrook.
According to the Bureau of Meteorology's (BoM) annual climate statement, released last week, for the first time in five years no large parts of Australia have rainfall deficits and drought conditions.
Lupins are uniquely well suited to deep, acid sandy soils, which are common across the grain growing region, particularly from east of Esperance all the way through to west of Albany.