Re-engineering soils for better performance

A project in WA is looking at ways of improving crop yields by re-engineering soils.

19 JUN 2019

Soils

Re-engineering soils for better performance
Re-engineering soils for better performance
Re-engineering soils for better performance

New research to increase WA crop yields

Addressing the yield gap in Western Australia's high rainfall zones.

17 JUN 2019

Agronomy

New research to increase WA crop yields
New research to increase WA crop yields
New research to increase WA crop yields

Researchers honoured with prestigious awards

Two researchers have been honoured with Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering Awards.

14 JUN 2019

Agronomy

Researchers honoured with prestigious awards
Researchers honoured with prestigious awards
Researchers honoured with prestigious awards

New chemicals could help delay herbicide resistance

New herbicides could be a great tool for future weed control.

14 JUN 2019

Agronomy

New chemicals could help delay herbicide resistance
New chemicals could help delay herbicide resistance

Breeder cattle exports up 89 per cent

China has accounted for 67% of all breeder shipments so far in 2019.

24 JUN 2019

Beef

Breeder cattle exports up 89 per cent
Breeder cattle exports up 89 per cent
Breeder cattle exports up 89 per cent
Breeder cattle exports up 89 per cent

Reminder to look out for milk fever in sheep

Milk fever can be a problem in pregnant sheep this time of year.

21 JUN 2019

Sheep

Reminder to look out for milk fever in sheep
Reminder to look out for milk fever in sheep
Reminder to look out for milk fever in sheep

Research cracks the code of calmer sheep

Researchers isolate gene markers for stressed sheep.

21 JUN 2019

Sheep

Research cracks the code of calmer sheep
Research cracks the code of calmer sheep

Wellard and DIT partner for calmer cattle

Supplement may deliver calmer cattle post live shipping voyage.

14 JUN 2019

Beef

Wellard and DIT partner for calmer cattle
Wellard and DIT partner for calmer cattle
Wellard and DIT partner for calmer cattle

Diversification reduces business risk

Diversified operations to mitigate risk in farming.

14 JUN 2019

Sheep

Diversification reduces business risk
Diversification reduces business risk
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Really fast Fastrac cracks 100mph

A modified JCB Fastrac has been clocked at 166.7km/h.

24 JUN 2019

Tractors

Really fast Fastrac cracks 100mph
Really fast Fastrac cracks 100mph
Really fast Fastrac cracks 100mph
Really fast Fastrac cracks 100mph

New harvest weed seed control option

Redekop has a harvest weed seed control package available for John Deere S series harvesters.

24 JUN 2019

Harvesting

New harvest weed seed control option
New harvest weed seed control option
New harvest weed seed control option

Amazone releases new linkage-mounted sprayer

Amazone's latest linkage-mounted sprayer has a 1700 litre capacity.

21 JUN 2019

Spraying

Amazone releases new linkage-mounted sprayer
Amazone releases new linkage-mounted sprayer

New Colorado utes for 2020

New models will be available for MY20 Colorado utes.

17 JUN 2019

Farm equipment

New Colorado utes for 2020
New Colorado utes for 2020
New Colorado utes for 2020

Quad bike awareness campaign launched

A new campaign has been launched in Victoria on quad bike safety.

17 JUN 2019

Farm equipment

Quad bike awareness campaign launched
Quad bike awareness campaign launched
Quad bike awareness campaign launched

New deep ripping tools trialled

Two new plough harrow designs from Agrowplow may offer benefits for deep ripping.

12 JUN 2019

Tillage

New deep ripping tools trialled
New deep ripping tools trialled

Revegetating large areas with drones

Industry research trials new technology for growing vegetation.

14 JUN 2019

Precision Farming

Revegetating large areas with drones
Revegetating large areas with drones
Revegetating large areas with drones
Revegetating large areas with drones

High tech drone is collision tolerant

A new drone is ideal for use in confined spaces.

12 JUN 2019

Drones and Sensors

High tech drone is collision tolerant
High tech drone is collision tolerant
High tech drone is collision tolerant

What is mobile small cell technology?

Kondinin Group engineer Ben White explains small cell technology.

29 MAY 2019

Communications

What is mobile small cell technology?
What is mobile small cell technology?

$20 million to better connect WA

Poor connectivity has been identified as a major obstacle for regional WA.

22 MAY 2019

Communications

$20 million to better connect WA
$20 million to better connect WA

Podcast: ISOBUS

Podcast: ISOBUS.

22 MAY 2019

Software and Apps

Explore the latest news from the AgriBusiness channel and stay up to date with the latest developments in the business of agriculture

Digital safety system reduces paperwork

Managing Workplace Health and Safety can be made easier with a new App.

24 JUN 2019

Farm office

Digital safety system reduces paperwork
Digital safety system reduces paperwork
Digital safety system reduces paperwork

Farmland values enjoy solid increases

Farmland values around Australia continued to rise in 2018.

21 JUN 2019

Farm office

Farmland values enjoy solid increases
Farmland values enjoy solid increases
Farmland values enjoy solid increases

Export earnings forecast to drop

Reserves of wheat and livestock down due to drought.

19 JUN 2019

Farm office

Export earnings forecast to drop
Export earnings forecast to drop

Feral felines declared a pest

Feral cat control in WA may be better now as they have been declared a pest.

17 JUN 2019

Farm office

Feral felines declared a pest
Feral felines declared a pest
Feral felines declared a pest

Award nominations closing soon

Farmer of the Year Award nominations need to be in by 30 June.

14 JUN 2019

Farm office

Award nominations closing soon
Award nominations closing soon

Station owner takes Origin to court

Retail magnate Blundy takes Origin to task over environmental impact of fracking.

24 JUN 2019

On-farm

Station owner takes Origin to court
Station owner takes Origin to court
Station owner takes Origin to court
Station owner takes Origin to court

Horsham to host WeedSmart Week

WeedSmart Week brings together knowledge and experience from local and inter-state growers.

24 JUN 2019

On-farm

Horsham to host WeedSmart Week
Horsham to host WeedSmart Week
Horsham to host WeedSmart Week
Horsham to host WeedSmart Week

New appointments bolster on-the-ground network

New grain producers added to WA network.

21 JUN 2019

On-farm

New appointments bolster on-the-ground network
New appointments bolster on-the-ground network
New appointments bolster on-the-ground network

Livestock by air now open for consultation

Have your say on exporting livestock by air.

21 JUN 2019

On-farm

Livestock by air now open for consultation
Livestock by air now open for consultation
Livestock by air now open for consultation

Droughts are becoming harsher in South Australia

UniSA research has shown droughts are becoming more severe.

19 JUN 2019

Farm business

Droughts are becoming harsher in South Australia
Droughts are becoming harsher in South Australia
Droughts are becoming harsher in South Australia

Inspectors to target NLIS

Sheep the focus of Brand Aid operation in WA.

19 JUN 2019

On-farm

Inspectors to target NLIS
Inspectors to target NLIS
Inspectors to target NLIS

Farmers brace for tough winter

Farmer confidence moves slightly on last year.

17 JUN 2019

On-farm

Farmers brace for tough winter
Farmers brace for tough winter