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LION'S milk business is fast becoming 'flavoured' as the industry giant rebuilds its reputation and tackles rival Coca-Cola Amatil.

Flavour fizzes in dairy war  

LION'S milk business is fast becoming 'flavoured' as the industry giant rebuilds its reputation and tackles rival Coca-Cola Amatil.
THEY are not given to vocal protest but Kalangadoo graziers David Smith and Don Ferguson have drawn a line in the sand for mining.

31 Jul 14 THEY are not given to vocal protest but Kalangadoo graziers David Smith and Don Ferguson have drawn a line in the...
THE announcement of state government approval for the Hillside Copper Project on Yorke Peninsula has provided farming groups incentive to oppose mining decisions at a rally in Adelaide on Saturday.
31 Jul 14 THE announcement of state government approval for the Hillside Copper Project on Yorke Peninsula has provided...
SA grain production may suffer as farmers in productive areas wade through the after-effects of huge falls. 3:30 AM SA grain production may suffer as farmers in productive areas wade through the after-effects of huge falls.
AUSTRALIA'S agricultural business needs to market itself as one brand rather than increase scale, says billionaire Andrew Forrest. 6:08 AM 24 AUSTRALIA'S agricultural business needs to market itself as one brand rather than increase scale, says billionaire...

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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Advise us on CSG, they can't even advise on beef. First thing to do is ask the CSG CO to pay for
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I 100% agree Bushie, there is no place for "ignorant and proud", particularly in the
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When are our governments going to make provision for Australians to invest in our own country?
TWO new Austrade investment specialists will add to Australia’s foreign investment capacity in agribusiness and food, says the Trade Minister. TWO new Austrade investment specialists will add to Australia’s foreign investment capacity in agribusiness and...

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 Australian beef industry needs to accelerate its shift away from being a commodity producer to a specialist producer of high quality product. THE Australian beef industry needs to accelerate its shift away from being a commodity producer to a specialist...

MURRAY Goulburn's managing director Gary Helou says Asia - and particularly China - will remain the focus of the grower-owned co-operative for the next decade.30 Jun 14 MURRAY Goulburn's managing director Gary Helou says Asia - and particularly China - will remain the focus of the...
GUM Hill Poll South Devon stud, Mount Bryan, has become the first in the breed to export a large quantity of semen from Australia to the United States and New Zealand.24 Jun 14 GUM Hill Poll South Devon stud, Mount Bryan, has become the first in the breed to export a large quantity of semen...

WHEN Luke and Meaghan Cleary saw a small window of opportunity to increase the profits of their Wauchope dairy farm in NSW, they jumped through. 
24 May 14 WHEN Luke and Meaghan Cleary saw a small window of opportunity to increase the profits of their Wauchope dairy farm...
CANADA has been selected by McDonald’s to run the first pilot program towards developing a verified supply chain for sustainable beef.30 May 14  3 CANADA has been selected by McDonald’s to run the first pilot program towards developing a verified supply chain for...
THE surge of lambs into the saleyards has put pressure on prices forcing some markets to lose ground for the fifth week in a row. THE surge of lambs into the saleyards has put pressure on prices forcing some markets to lose ground for the fifth...

THE lack of premiums for fine wool was the instigator for one young Tasmanian farmer to delve into Dohnes.
RAIN and international markets will both weigh heavily on grain prices come harvest, particularly in the northern NSW where dry weather has limited production.28 Jul 14 RAIN and international markets will both weigh heavily on grain prices come harvest, particularly in the northern...
NEAR contract wheat prices slipped to four year lows last week, and even the increased geopolitical risk in Ukraine has not pushed prices up.25 Jul 14  23 NEAR contract wheat prices slipped to four year lows last week, and even the increased geopolitical risk in Ukraine...

SA grain production may suffer as farmers in productive areas wade through the after-effects of huge falls.3:30 AM SA grain production may suffer as farmers in productive areas wade through the after-effects of huge falls.
THE popularity of canola as a break crop in SA has not been without ramifications in the form of blackleg, particularly on the EP.24 Jul 14 THE popularity of canola as a break crop in SA has not been without ramifications in the form of blackleg,...
AFTER just five years in the Australian market, motorbike, ATV and UTV manufacturer CFMoto has sold its 10,000th vehicle in Australia.

HORTICULTURE

DAYS after Woolworths was spruiking the 'success' of its controversial Jamie Oliver campaign, they're under fire again.
3:00 PM DAYS after Woolworths was spruiking the "success" of its controversial Jamie Oliver campaign, they're under fire...
TREASURY Wine Estates CEO Mike Clarke’s high-stakes promotional gamble appears to have paid off.29 Jul 14 TREASURY Wine Estates CEO Mike Clarke’s high-stakes promotional gamble appears to have paid off.
SA farmers are 'devastated' by state government approval for the Hillside copper mine - and have united in protest.31 Jul 14  2 SA farmers are "devastated" by state government approval for the Hillside copper mine - and have united in protest.
IN his 14 years at the SA Junior Heifer Expo, Christopher Muller, Rellum Farms, Mount Gambier, has developed an enviable knowledge of the cattle industry and built a valuable network of close friends.

26 Jul 14 IN his 14 years at the SA Junior Heifer Expo, Christopher Muller, Rellum Farms, Mount Gambier, has developed an...
A MAN of humble beginnings, 25-year-old Scottish migrant Peter Waite sailed to Australia in 1859, seeking a new life on the land.30 Jun 14 A MAN of humble beginnings, 25-year-old Scottish migrant Peter Waite sailed to Australia in 1859, seeking a new life...
A unique diversification strategy is set to pay dividends for Riverland winegrape and citrus growers Rick and Cathy Edmonds.16 Jun 14 A unique diversification strategy is set to pay dividends for Riverland winegrape and citrus growers Rick and Cathy...