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AVERAGE barley yields have increased significantly since the 1970s although average production felt the impact of drought.

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AVERAGE barley yields have increased significantly since the 1970s although average production felt the impact of drought.
THE government continues to face speculation about biosecurity being shifted from the Department of Agriculture to Immigration. 2:30 AM THE government continues to face speculation about biosecurity being shifted from the Department of Agriculture to...
CONCERNS about the future of the Pastoral Board have sparked Livestock SA to call a meeting for pastoralists in Marree on October 28.
24 Oct 14 CONCERNS about the future of the Pastoral Board have sparked Livestock SA to call a meeting for pastoralists in...
KIMBERLY-CLARK Australia is investing $20m more in its Millicent Mill to upgrade equipment and increase production of its Kleenex products. 7:53 AM KIMBERLY-CLARK Australia is investing $20m more in its Millicent Mill to upgrade equipment and increase production...
24 Oct 14 THE first field day for the state government’s New Horizon trial site at Cadgee will be held on Tuesday, October 28, from 10.30am.

NFF CONGRESS 2014

A RAFT of proposals in Joyce's Ag Green Paper are unlikely to ever see the light of day because they conflict with government philosophy or are unaffordable. A RAFT of proposals in Joyce's Ag Green Paper are unlikely to ever see the light of day because they conflict with...

THE potential of Indonesia as an export market for Australian produce mustn’t be submerged under the hype around China, says Simon Talbot.
'Golden era' for ag - if we play fair THE potential of Indonesia as an export market for Australian...
BARNABY Joyce will today release the Green Paper for the Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper, focusing on improving farmgate returns.
Green Paper finally on the table BARNABY Joyce will today release the Green Paper for the...
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I don't know that that's all so. People generally do best if far from home...thus Aussie
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My grand-daughter, very confident and presentable, now 22 began work in Nth Shore Sydney as
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whilst much input is noted here I think Mouse was close to the point. . Of the several methods

MACQUARIE Agricultural Funds Management's $150 million cropping property company, Lawson Grains, has reported a $100,000 profit, up from a $3 million loss last year.02 Jun 14  5 MACQUARIE Agricultural Funds Management's $150 million cropping property company, Lawson Grains, has reported a...
INCOMING Coles boss John Durkan has signalled prospects of a fresh price war across the supermarket aisles.29 May 14  1 INCOMING Coles boss John Durkan has signalled prospects of a fresh price war across the supermarket aisles.
THE MLA has a long road ahead before winning the support of the people on the land, if the sentiments expressed at Charters Towers on Thursday are indicative. THE MLA has a long road ahead before winning the support of the people on the land, if the sentiments expressed at...

'CONSIDER Coolana' is a promotional slogan used by Coolana Angus stud principals Mark and Anna Gubbins, and buyers certainly did that at its recent annual spring bull sale at Chatsworth, Vic.27 Sep 14 'CONSIDER Coolana' is a promotional slogan used by Coolana Angus stud principals Mark and Anna Gubbins, and buyers...
MORE than 60 years of top-quality breeding will be on offer at Cannawigra Poll Hereford stud's complete female sale on Monday, November 17.15 Oct 14 MORE than 60 years of top-quality breeding will be on offer at Cannawigra Poll Hereford stud's complete female sale...

REGISTRATION is now open for the first National Dairy Challenge, an event aimed at testing the skills and knowledge of young dairyfarmers.20 Oct 14 REGISTRATION is now open for the first National Dairy Challenge, an event aimed at testing the skills and knowledge...
THE South Australian Dairyfarmers Association has found a voice again in Australian Dairy Farmers, two years after it was expelled.15 Oct 14 THE South Australian Dairyfarmers Association has found a voice again in Australian Dairy Farmers, two years after...
FORTY of the world’s most luxurious suits to be fashioned this year will come from the wool grown on the backs of a 10,500-head Merino flock in Victoria. FORTY of the world’s most luxurious suits to be fashioned this year will come from the wool grown on the backs of a...

PROSPECTIVE buyers were greeted with a fantastic line-up of meat sheep at Bob and Idrienne Neill's Wheetelande White Suffolk ram sale last week. 
PROSPECTIVE buyers were greeted with a fantastic line-up of meat sheep at Bob and Idrienne Neill's Wheetelande White...
AVERAGE barley yields have increased significantly since the 1970s although average production felt the impact of drought.    
2:30 AM AVERAGE barley yields have increased significantly since the 1970s although average production felt the impact of...
LENTIL prices hit $900 a tonne last week, providing a rare spot of good news for farmers in south-eastern Australia.24 Oct 14 LENTIL prices hit $900 a tonne last week, providing a rare spot of good news for farmers in south-eastern Australia.

CROPS on tricky soils can get off to the best start through the right seed placement at planting.
21 Oct 14 CROPS on tricky soils can get off to the best start through the right seed placement at planting.
A CEREAL breeder and graingrower with decades of experience in the cropping industry was recognised at Agricultural Bureau of South Australia’s annual Spirit of Excellence in Agriculture awards dinner in Adelaide on Monday night.14 Oct 14 A CEREAL breeder and graingrower with decades of experience in the cropping industry was recognised at Agricultural...

HORTICULTURE

QUEENSLAND will host a trifecta of national vegetable conferences with Ausveg confirming it will head back to the Gold Coast for its 2015 national gathering.21 Oct 14 QUEENSLAND will host a trifecta of national vegetable conferences with Ausveg confirming it will head back to the...
A WELL known Tasmanian has been acknowledged with a prestigious onion industry award.16 Oct 14 A WELL known Tasmanian has been acknowledged with a prestigious onion industry award.
NUMBERS and prices eased at the Ouyen Livestock Exchange, Vic sale on October 9 where 7166 new-season lambs, 2500 old lambs and 4000 mutton sheep were yarded.
18 Oct 14 NUMBERS and prices eased at the Ouyen Livestock Exchange, Vic sale on October 9 where 7166 new-season lambs, 2500...
DESPITE a less than ideal season, commercial lamb producers were keen to buy from the Poll Dorset ram offering at the Leenala and Wrattenbullie stud auction at Naracoorte showground on October 13.15 Oct 14 DESPITE a less than ideal season, commercial lamb producers were keen to buy from the Poll Dorset ram offering at...
IT has been many decades since paddle steamers stopped at the banks of the Murray River by the Wilkadene Woolshed near Renmark, where they would load up with chaff by way of a chute from the shed down the cliff to the river.
24 Oct 14 IT has been many decades since paddle steamers stopped at the banks of the Murray River by the Wilkadene Woolshed...
IT IS not a shed but the Burra Town Hall houses some remarkable treasures.
24 Oct 14 IT IS not a shed but the Burra Town Hall houses some remarkable treasures.