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SA YOUNG judges cleaned up at the national finals held at Brisbane's Royal Queensland Show last week, and were ultimately awarded the interstate trophy for their success.

Future for SA ag looking bright  

SA YOUNG judges cleaned up at the national finals held at Brisbane's Royal Queensland Show last week, and were ultimately awarded the
THE nation's second largest meat processor  - Teys Australia  - wants more beef producers to become direct consignment suppliers for its burgeoning range of brands.
And it is promising to reward them by guaranteeing above commodity beef market returns. 3:30 AM THE nation's second largest meat processor - Teys Australia - wants more beef producers to become direct...
A CROSS-SECTION of SA's beef industry figured in the top 10 placings at last week's SA Beef School. 3:30 AM A CROSS-SECTION of SA's beef industry figured in the top 10 placings at last week's SA Beef School.
THE genome of the plant that gives us canola oil Brassica napus reveals insights into the role they play in ag. 3:30 AM THE genome of the plant that gives us canola oil Brassica napus reveals insights into the role they play in ag.
THE RA&HS and Stock Journal photographic competition attracted spectacular entries from across SA. 21 Aug 14 THE RA&HS and Stock Journal photographic competition attracted spectacular entries from across SA.

DOHNE MERINO 2014

THE Australian Dohne Breeders Association is urging producers moving away from Dohnes to reconsider. THE Australian Dohne Breeders Association is urging producers moving away from Dohnes to reconsider.

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WTF, Thomas Jefferson said in 1802, "I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to
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I am a Victorian John from Tamworth and I will not knock back Bunge's new Geelong export silo.
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Thanks to John Howard ,his Liberal colleagues and the Rudd Government we have lost our single
GOOD weather has made for a ­perfect storm of woe for agribusinesses, with the prices of most farm commodities nose-diving. GOOD weather has made for a ­perfect storm of woe for agribusinesses, with the prices of most farm commodities...

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.

FOR the first time since 2003, the US is Australia's largest beef export market, but high slaughter rates are pushing herd numbers down.
15 Aug 14 FOR the first time since 2003, the US is Australia's largest beef export market, but high slaughter rates are...
A CROSS-SECTION of SA's beef industry figured in the top 10 placings at last week's SA Beef School.3:30 AM A CROSS-SECTION of SA's beef industry figured in the top 10 placings at last week's SA Beef School.

FLEURIEU Peninsula dairyfarmers and a SA cheesemaker have formed a $15-million partnership they describe a win-win.
17 Aug 14 FLEURIEU Peninsula dairyfarmers and a SA cheesemaker have formed a $15-million partnership they describe a win-win.
TV CELEBRITIES and cheesemakers Jason and Annie Chesworth, Muswellbrook, NSW, were guest judges at the recent SA Dairy Awards at the Adelaide Showground.05 Aug 14 TV CELEBRITIES and cheesemakers Jason and Annie Chesworth, Muswellbrook, NSW, were guest judges at the recent SA...
MORE new season lambs may be on the market than normal for this time of year in some districts, but they certainly aren’t helping to keep indicator prices high. MORE new season lambs may be on the market than normal for this time of year in some districts, but they certainly...

AN OUTSTANDING sale at Campbell Lawrie's 11th annual Lawral Park Prime SAMM stud at Ungarra on Monday last week topped at $4000 in a near clearance. AN OUTSTANDING sale at Campbell Lawrie's 11th annual Lawral Park Prime SAMM stud at Ungarra on Monday last week...
GRAINCORP'S application to extend its port access agreement has been virtually signed off by the ACCC.4:15 PM GRAINCORP'S application to extend its port access agreement has been virtually signed off by the ACCC.
FRESH from setting up a new bulk grain port terminal in Bunbury, WA, Bunge Australia has announced plans for a new export facility in Geelong, Victoria.3:30 AM  9 FRESH from setting up a new bulk grain port terminal in Bunbury, WA, Bunge Australia has announced plans for a new...

THE 17th Precision Agriculture Symposium of Australasia will feature farmer, associate professor and agronomist Lucas Haag from Kansas, USA as this year’s international keynote speaker, thanks to funding from the GRDC.21 Aug 14 THE 17th Precision Agriculture Symposium of Australasia will feature farmer, associate professor and agronomist...
ONE of the biggest pressures hay producers face is battling the elements to get their product baled under optimal conditions.19 Aug 14 ONE of the biggest pressures hay producers face is battling the elements to get their product baled under optimal...
DEMAND for combine harvesters has hit a slump with sales falling by 31 per cent in 2013 after two particularly strong years. DEMAND for combine harvesters has hit a slump with sales falling by 31 per cent in 2013 after two particularly...

HORTICULTURE

HORTICULTURE is at the heart of fixing world hunger, according to former CSIRO scientist and author Julian Cribb.19 Aug 14  21 HORTICULTURE is at the heart of fixing world hunger, according to former CSIRO scientist and author Julian Cribb.
PINATA Farms will use Queensland's Granite Belt to provide year-round strawberry production.19 Aug 14  1 PINATA Farms will use Queensland's Granite Belt to provide year-round strawberry production.
THE first PIRSA crop and pasture report for the 2014-15 season is forecasting a 7.9-million tonne harvest.14 Aug 14 THE first PIRSA crop and pasture report for the 2014-15 season is forecasting a 7.9-million tonne harvest.
IF YOU think I'm going to wade into the murky arguments surrounding the pros and cons of mining on the Yorke Peninsula, I'm sorry, I'm going to disappoint you.10 Aug 14 IF YOU think I'm going to wade into the murky arguments surrounding the pros and cons of mining on the Yorke...
IF THE pressed-metal walls of a faithfully restored Gilgandra station homestead could talk, they might give us some rich insights into the early settlement and development of this part of the Central West.27 Jul 14 IF THE pressed-metal walls of a faithfully restored Gilgandra station homestead could talk, they might give us some...
AUSTRALIA'S only rye distillery, Belgrove, grew out of Peter Bignell producing rye for stockfeed - and because it made a good windbreak.13 Jul 14 AUSTRALIA'S only rye distillery, Belgrove, grew out of Peter Bignell producing rye for stockfeed - and because it...