SOUTHERN chickpea growers have been on a rollercoaster ride. Good crops were decimated by frost, but now a late rain may boost yields.
Stormy weather hit last week and had some growers cursing and some celebrating. Where was the rain welcomed and where could it be damaging?
The competition watch-dog privately believes the Wheat Port Access Code is “still useful” and shouldn’t be revoked, for now.
Liming acidic soils is a proven yield booster, but there are interesting findings on how best to apply the lime. Are you doing it right?
A purchase for Syngenta, the APVMA appoints a chief executive and a warning on mice, all your grains industry news in brief.
November 4 saw the most severe November frost across SA and Victoria for over 35 years, meaning some croppers will see 100pc yield losses.
A rain event of up to 75mm would've been welcomed a month ago - now farmers are worried about the potential for weather damage to crops.
Move over quinoa. Chia - so last year. Teff, a native of Ethiopia is the next big thing in the superfoods ranks - and its grows well here.
As Aussie farmers diversify, there are more and alternative crops emerging. Here's seven you probably aren't growing at your place.