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THE Australian record dairy price has been broken at Gippsland, Vic, this morning with a three-month-old Holstein heifer making $112,000.

Holstein calf attracts $112,000 bid  

THE Australian record dairy price has been broken at Gippsland, Vic, this morning with a three-month-old Holstein heifer making $112,000.
HEREFORDS Australia has announced its new commercial development officer. 10:07 AM HEREFORDS Australia has announced its new commercial development officer.
AUDIO: THE war of words between live exporters and the RSPCA has escalated over the legitimacy of animal welfare improvement claims. 11:10 AM 4 AUDIO: THE war of words between live exporters and the RSPCA has escalated over the legitimacy of animal welfare...
The tiny community in Tooperang on the Fleurieu is marking 100 years since the Gallipoli landing - a milestone of special significance.
3:30 AM The tiny community in Tooperang on the Fleurieu is marking 100 years since the Gallipoli landing - a milestone of...
A NEW app is promising to make data management for livestock producers simple and cost effective. 3:30 AM A NEW app is promising to make data management for livestock producers simple and cost effective.
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Basil if you (and Nico) spent less time scoffing at where some references have come from and
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wow USSR alive and well in WA. To be honest WA is such a backward state and Barnett and his
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Apologies to Rural Press, and have seen ALEC's comment to RSPCA re "sticking to cats and dogs".
JAPANESE investors in Australia have been frustrated by lack of focus on the broader business opportunities in the Asian region, says a new report. JAPANESE investors in Australia have been frustrated by lack of focus on the broader business opportunities in the...

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  6 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.
AT the close of Monday’s markets, the EYCI finished at 439.50c, up 0.75c/kg cwt on where it finished the previous day. AT the close of Monday’s markets, the EYCI finished at 439.50c, up 0.75c/kg cwt on where it finished the previous day.

THE Australian record dairy price has been broken at Gippsland, Vic, this morning with a three-month-old Holstein heifer making $112,000.12:58 PM THE Australian record dairy price has been broken at Gippsland, Vic, this morning with a three-month-old Holstein...
COMMUNICATION is a key weapon in the arsenal of the dairy industry, according to Vic dairyfarmer Tyran Jones.
'It's just about saying 'G'day I'm a dairyfarmer, do you know anything about dairyfarming?',' he said.18 Apr 15  1 COMMUNICATION is a key weapon in the arsenal of the dairy industry, according to Vic dairyfarmer Tyran Jones. "It's...
AT the close of Monday’s markets, the eastern states restocker lamb indicator was up 8c on 527c/kg cwt. AT the close of Monday’s markets, the eastern states restocker lamb indicator was up 8c on 527c/kg cwt.

SA's POLL Merinos are highly sought after across Australia but in the judging ring at the Elders SA Stud Merino Expo last week, it was a horned sheep that rose to the top.24 Mar 15 SA's POLL Merinos are highly sought after across Australia but in the judging ring at the Elders SA Stud Merino Expo...
TWO years ago, television personality Catriona Rowntree picked up the phone and asked AWI how she could help promote wool.
14 Mar 15 TWO years ago, television personality Catriona Rowntree picked up the phone and asked AWI how she could help promote...
DURUM Breeding Australia's southern node leader Jason Able says the organisation is building strong international linkages with other research and marketing bodies.
19 Apr 15 DURUM Breeding Australia's southern node leader Jason Able says the organisation is building strong international...
NEW durum release DBA Aurora has proved a good-quality package with its strong performance in last season's National Variety Trials.
18 Apr 15 NEW durum release DBA Aurora has proved a good-quality package with its strong performance in last season's National...

AGRONOMISTS are concerned that a lack of rainfall across some rural regions could have built up chemical residues, leading to plant-back issues.
Residual chemicals require a certain amount of rain to break them down - some need up to 250 millimetres.
With some chemicals there is a buffer period of nine months between their application and planting the next crop17 Apr 15 AGRONOMISTS are concerned that a lack of rainfall across some rural regions could have built up chemical residues,...
BRETT and Gavin Roberts started seeding at Balaklava last week, starting with an early season canola mix of Stingray and 555 and Moby barley before going on to oats for hay and milling oats, which they are trialling this year to spread frost risk. 
16 Apr 15 BRETT and Gavin Roberts started seeding at Balaklava last week, starting with an early season canola mix of Stingray...

HORTICULTURE

ERADICATION of the fungal pathogen Panama disease Tropical Race 4 is 'not feasible', according to a national management group.12:21 PM ERADICATION of the fungal pathogen Panama disease Tropical Race 4 is "not feasible", according to a national...
QUEENSLAND’S biosecurity resources are under further pressure following the discovery of CGMMV on a farm near Charters Towers.10:00 AM QUEENSLAND’S biosecurity resources are under further pressure following the discovery of CGMMV on a farm near...
THE first commercial export shipment of SADA Fresh milk is due to arrive in China this afternoon.16 Apr 15  2 THE first commercial export shipment of SADA Fresh milk is due to arrive in China this afternoon.
AUSTRALIAN livestock producers have been given an alternative to selling seedstock with the launch of the livestock.com.au website.
11 Apr 15  1 AUSTRALIAN livestock producers have been given an alternative to selling seedstock with the launch of the...
THE Easons, who farm near Penola, have learnt the value of trauma insurance the hard way.
20 Apr 15 THE Easons, who farm near Penola, have learnt the value of trauma insurance the hard way.
19 Apr 15 AUSTRALIAN farming families, by the very nature of the environment in which they operate, are required to perform irrespective of climatic, commodity or market disruptions.