Cattle producer sentiments are mixed across the country, the latest BPIS have revealed. Credit: Mark Saunders. Cattle producer sentiments are mixed across the country, the latest BPIS have revealed. Credit: Mark Saunders.
CATTLE

Beef producer survey reveals mixed sentiments

Beef producers across the country have mixed views about the next 12 months, a survey has found.

12 April 2024
GRDC has partnered with Cicada Innovations on a series of innovative programs designed to support start-ups. Pictured: FarmDroid. Credit: Mark Saunders.
TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

Grains agtech programs underway

GRDC and Cicada Innovations have partnered to launch a series of innovative agtech programs.

12 April 2024
GPA is seeking action on the APVMA's poor performance when it comes to registering chemicals. Photo: Mark Saunders.
AGRIBUSINESS

Peak grains body calls for action on APVMA reforms

GPA wants urgent action on the APVMA’s chemical registration delays

12 April 2024
DPIRD WA Grains Biosecurity Officer Jeff Russell encourages rural property owners to upgrade farm gate biosecurity signs. Photo: DPIRD
AGRIBUSINESS

Biosecurity signs available to help protect WA primary production

WA farmers reminded of importance of farm biosecurity

10 April 2024
ALEC has accused Government MPs of parroting anti-ag groups lines regarding stock onboard the MV Bahijah. Credit: Tom Dawkins, Australian Livestock Exporters' Council.
SHEEP

MV Bahijah livestock arrive in Israel

Livestock onboard the MV Bahijah have arrived safely in Israel, bringing the saga to an end.

10 April 2024
GRDC has partnered with Cicada Innovations on a series of innovative programs designed to support start-ups. Pictured: FarmDroid. Credit: Mark Saunders.
TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

Grains agtech programs underway

GRDC and Cicada Innovations have partnered to launch a series of innovative agtech programs.

12 April 2024
GPA is seeking action on the APVMA's poor performance when it comes to registering chemicals. Photo: Mark Saunders.
AGRIBUSINESS

Peak grains body calls for action on APVMA reforms

GPA wants urgent action on the APVMA’s chemical registration delays

12 April 2024
AGRIBUSINESS

Biosecurity signs available to help protect WA primary production

10 April 2024
SHEEP

MV Bahijah livestock arrive in Israel

10 April 2024
GPA is seeking action on the APVMA's poor performance when it comes to registering chemicals. Photo: Mark Saunders.
AGRIBUSINESS

Peak grains body calls for action on APVMA reforms

GPA wants urgent action on the APVMA’s chemical registration delays

12 April 2024
AGRIBUSINESS

Biosecurity signs available to help protect WA primary production

WA farmers reminded of importance of farm biosecurity

10 April 2024
AGRIBUSINESS

Why does China keep pulling the rug from under Australian commodities?

China's use of coercive diplomacy and its impact on Australian agriculture.

04 April 2024
AGRIBUSINESS

A hard-earned lesson for lobster

The Australian lobster industry wasn't prepared when China pulled the rug from under the sector.

04 April 2024
AGRIBUSINESS

Farmers urged to stay alert to risks of fatigue in danger period

WorkSafe is reminding farmers of the risks of fatigue in busy times.

03 April 2024
The FutureAg Expo will be held in Melbourne next week. Photo: Mark Saunders.
TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

FutureAg Expo to be held next week

The FutureAg Expo will be held next week where Kondinin Group's Drought Info hub will be exhibiting.

10 April 2024
MACHINERY

Vehicle sales records continue to tumble

March was a record for new vehicle sales in Australia

05 April 2024
MACHINERY

Winter crop planting workshops scheduled for April

The GRDC is running planting preparation workshops in New South Wales and Queensland in April.

27 March 2024
MACHINERY

NFF says fuel efficiency standards approach needs more work

The NFF is urging the Government to reconsider a proposed vehicle emissions standard.

22 March 2024
MACHINERY

Tractor sales continue to normalise following recent highs

New tractor sales were down 18 per cent last month on February 2023.

20 March 2024
GRDC has partnered with Cicada Innovations on a series of innovative programs designed to support start-ups. Pictured: FarmDroid. Credit: Mark Saunders.
TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

Grains agtech programs underway

GRDC and Cicada Innovations have partnered to launch a series of innovative agtech programs.

12 April 2024
CROPPING

Seeding is underway in some regions across Australia

Growers in some areas of NSW, Victoria and WA have started seeding.

10 April 2024
CROPPING

Alert issued for Fusarium crown rot

Southern NSW and north-east Victorian growers are urged to check stubbles for Fusarium crown rot.

04 April 2024
CROPPING

China removes wine tariffs

The imposition of the duties, put in place in 2020, cost the wine industry hundreds of millions.

02 April 2024
PASTURES & SOILS

Soil acidity problems tackled in southern NSW

NSW field experiment trial helps uncover extent and severity of soil acidity.

22 March 2024
Cattle producer sentiments are mixed across the country, the latest BPIS have revealed. Credit: Mark Saunders.
CATTLE

Beef producer survey reveals mixed sentiments

Beef producers across the country have mixed views about the next 12 months, a survey has found.

12 April 2024
SHEEP

MV Bahijah livestock arrive in Israel

Livestock onboard the MV Bahijah have arrived safely in Israel, bringing the saga to an end.

10 April 2024
SHEEP

Woolgrowers needed for national research program

Woolgrowers are being asked to participate in a national blowfly research project

10 April 2024
SHEEP

National flock set to decline while slaughter figures hit all-time high

National sheep flock tipped to decline to 76.5 million by June.

07 April 2024
SHEEP

Fibre diameter uncovers resilience insight

New study considers the relationship between wool fibre diameter and genetic resilience.

07 April 2024

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

editions

Research Report: Sheds

Sheds play a vital role in farming, offering shelter and protection for people, machinery, livestock and valuable inputs like chemicals and fertiliser.

editions

Research Report: Harvest Weed Seed Mills

The Report includes a round up of commercially-available batching plants as well as farmer-made approaches.

editions

Research Report: Agritechnica 2023

Kondinin Group’s Mark Saunders, Ben White and Josh Giumelli went to Agritechnica, Germany. This report covers the key award winners from the event and some of the latest autonomous platforms displayed.

editions

Research Report: Fronting Up

This Research Report looks at harvester fronts including research and expertise from Kondinin Group’s Ben White, with input from harvesting specialists Brett Asphar, Kassie Van Der Westhuizen, Murray Skayman and Martin Reichelt.

GRDC has partnered with Cicada Innovations on a series of innovative programs designed to support start-ups. Pictured: FarmDroid. Credit: Mark Saunders.
TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

Grains agtech programs underway

GRDC and Cicada Innovations have partnered to launch a series of innovative agtech programs.

12 April 2024
TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

FutureAg Expo to be held next week

The FutureAg Expo will be held next week where Kondinin Group's Drought Info hub will be exhibiting.

10 April 2024
TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

Government alters vehicle efficiency standards

Government changes efficiency standards for four-wheel-drives and sports utility vehicles.

27 March 2024
MACHINERY

Latest John Deere tractor range peaks at 610kW

John Deere's MY25 new products include the 9RX 830 tractor punching out 610kW (830hp).

29 February 2024
MACHINERY

CNH buys slice of Bem Agro

CNH has bought into precision ag and artificial intelligence business, Bem Agro.

22 February 2024

Market Data

PARTNER CONTENT

Maximise your nitrogen use efficiency

Losing nitrogen to the environment can be costly.

PARTNER CONTENT

Safety first for the year ahead

Since 1870, Blundstone, have supported & protecting farmers across Australia from

PARTNER CONTENT

Precise and Productive Seeding Equipment

The success of next year's harvest begins now, with strong preparation and planning.

PARTNER CONTENT

What's happening at Goldacres

2022 capped a big year for Goldacres, another model added- Prairie Pro Series 2 &

Some areas of Western Australia received much-needed rainfall in March after a long hot, dry spell. Photo: Mark Saunders.
CROPPING

Seeding is underway in some regions across Australia

Growers in some areas of NSW, Victoria and WA have started seeding.

10 April 2024
FROM THE WORKSHOP

WORKSHOP: Handy attachments for tricky nipples

Kondinin researcher, Josh Giumelli, looks at a range of greasing attachments.

15 February 2024
CROPPING

New guide released on water use for dryland cropping

The new guide provides information on crop water use and improving water use efficiency.

31 January 2024
INSIGHT

Fire ants fuelled by wild weather, Council warns

Warning on fire ants issued by Invasive Species Council

19 January 2024
FROM THE WORKSHOP

Metal transfer modes for MIG welding

Josh Giumelli looks at MIG welding metal transfer modes.

17 January 2024