New northern crop research centre formed

Northern grain growers will have a new research facility.

07 AUG 2020

Agronomy

New northern crop research centre formed
New northern crop research centre formed
New northern crop research centre formed

Crop competition identified to help with ryegrass control

New research has shown crop competition is a good weapon against ryegrass seed set.

03 AUG 2020

Weeds

Crop competition identified to help with ryegrass control
Crop competition identified to help with ryegrass control
Crop competition identified to help with ryegrass control

Extension network to look at fungicide resistance

A fungicide resistance network is being established to help better manage crop disease.

29 JUL 2020

Agronomy

Extension network to look at fungicide resistance
Extension network to look at fungicide resistance

New dry matter analyser provides fast feedback for silage

The SCiO Cup can analyse dry matter content of silage in seconds.

07 AUG 2020

Beef

New dry matter analyser provides fast feedback for silage
New dry matter analyser provides fast feedback for silage
New dry matter analyser provides fast feedback for silage
New dry matter analyser provides fast feedback for silage

Survey to help shape wool's future

Wool growers can provide feedback on the industry thanks to a nationwide survey from AWI.

05 AUG 2020

Sheep

Survey to help shape wool's future
Survey to help shape wool's future
Survey to help shape wool's future

UN backs down on anti-meat campaign

Littleproud and Government welcome win over the UN.

31 JUL 2020

Beef

UN backs down on anti-meat campaign
UN backs down on anti-meat campaign

Lamb slaughter numbers drop to eight-year low

Sheep and lamb slaughter have dropped substantially.

20 JUL 2020

Sheep

Lamb slaughter numbers drop to eight-year low
Lamb slaughter numbers drop to eight-year low
Lamb slaughter numbers drop to eight-year low

Mixed signals for sheepmeat exports

It's been a mixed bag for sheepmeat exports in recent months.

09 JUL 2020

Sheep

Mixed signals for sheepmeat exports
Mixed signals for sheepmeat exports
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Massey Ferguson reveals new MF8 Series

Massey Ferguson has released a new tractor with the launch of the MF 8S Series.

27 JUL 2020

Tractors

Massey Ferguson reveals new MF8 Series
Massey Ferguson reveals new MF8 Series
Massey Ferguson reveals new MF8 Series
Massey Ferguson reveals new MF8 Series

Goldacres revamps its G6 sprayer

The new Goldacres G6 self-propelled sprayer has been seriously upgraded.

21 JUL 2020

Spraying

Goldacres revamps its G6 sprayer
Goldacres revamps its G6 sprayer
Goldacres revamps its G6 sprayer

Tractor sales boom

Tractor sales continue to defy expectations.

13 JUL 2020

Tractors

Tractor sales boom
Tractor sales boom

John Deere AutoTrac combined into cab pillar

John Deere's 5R and 6M tractors have been upgraded.

13 JUL 2020

Tractors

John Deere AutoTrac combined into cab pillar
John Deere AutoTrac combined into cab pillar
John Deere AutoTrac combined into cab pillar

Motorcycle, side-by-side and quad bike sales jump

Dealers have enjoyed increased sales of quad bikes and side-by-sides.

08 JUL 2020

Farm equipment

Motorcycle, side-by-side and quad bike sales jump
Motorcycle, side-by-side and quad bike sales jump
Motorcycle, side-by-side and quad bike sales jump

Morris Industries secures new owner

Morris Industries has been bought out by Rite Way Mfg Co.

02 JUL 2020

Tillage

Morris Industries secures new owner
Morris Industries secures new owner

FieldMicro launches farming automation system

John Deere and FieldMicro have a joint venture which uses hi-tech sensors and software.

FieldMicro launches farming automation system
FieldMicro launches farming automation system
FieldMicro launches farming automation system
FieldMicro launches farming automation system

Last minute EOFY UAV buyers guide

Last minute tax-deductible purchases are often not thought out as well as they could be.

28 JUN 2020

Drones and Sensors

Last minute EOFY UAV buyers guide
Last minute EOFY UAV buyers guide
Last minute EOFY UAV buyers guide

Large scale autonomy deal sealed in Russia

Russia will play host to a large scale adoption of AI and autonomous technology.

Large scale autonomy deal sealed in Russia
Large scale autonomy deal sealed in Russia

Video: Spray drone demonstration

A swarm of spray drones can work together to complete tricky spray jobs.

12 JUN 2020

Drones and Sensors

Raven to complete purchase of DOT Technology

Autonomous platform developer DOT Technology will to be fully acquired by Raven Industries.

Raven to complete purchase of DOT Technology
Raven to complete purchase of DOT Technology

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Pre-competitive data could drive investment injection

Bushwhacker says there is work to be done before getting to $100 billion by 2030 for agriculture.

07 AUG 2020

Farm office

Pre-competitive data could drive investment injection
Pre-competitive data could drive investment injection
Pre-competitive data could drive investment injection

Applications open for John Hanrahan Scholarship

A $5000 scholarship is open for agriculture and agribusiness students.

05 AUG 2020

Farm office

Applications open for John Hanrahan Scholarship
Applications open for John Hanrahan Scholarship
Applications open for John Hanrahan Scholarship

Victoria declared 'state of disaster'

All Victorians must now wear a mask or face covering in an effort to control COVID-19.

03 AUG 2020

Farm office

Victoria declared 'state of disaster'
Victoria declared 'state of disaster'

Agricultural R&D award winners announced

Contributions to agriculture have been recognised at a major awards ceremony.

31 JUL 2020

Farm office

Agricultural R&D award winners announced
Agricultural R&D award winners announced
Agricultural R&D award winners announced

High fibre wheat variety set to enter Australia

A super high fibre wheat variety called Arista is being grown in Australia.

29 JUL 2020

Farm office

High fibre wheat variety set to enter Australia
High fibre wheat variety set to enter Australia

Yield prediction map: July 2020

Average or better yields are predicted based on current soil moisture, but it is early days yet.

21 JUL 2020

Weather

Yield prediction map: July 2020
Yield prediction map: July 2020
Yield prediction map: July 2020
Yield prediction map: July 2020

First future fund cheque to further subsidise failing farmers

Farm subsidies are a tricky topic at the moment.

08 JUL 2020

Farm business

First future fund cheque to further subsidise failing farmers
First future fund cheque to further subsidise failing farmers
First future fund cheque to further subsidise failing farmers
First future fund cheque to further subsidise failing farmers

Ultra cleaning with ultrasonics

Ultrasonic cleaners scour the surface of an item with tiny bubbles caused by cavitation.

02 JUL 2020

From the workshop

Ultra cleaning with ultrasonics
Ultra cleaning with ultrasonics
Ultra cleaning with ultrasonics

New boots from Blundstone

Water-resistant upper leather safety boots from Blundstone include a penetration-resistant insole.

30 JUN 2020

On-farm

New boots from Blundstone
New boots from Blundstone
New boots from Blundstone

Silicone-bronze MIG welding workshop coming up

Ever tried to make a neat join between two pieces of 1mm galvanised steel with a MIG welder?

30 JUN 2020

From the workshop

Silicone-bronze MIG welding workshop coming up
Silicone-bronze MIG welding workshop coming up
Silicone-bronze MIG welding workshop coming up

Yield prediction map: June 2020

While it is early to be predicting yield, initial indications are looking good.

27 JUN 2020

Weather

Yield prediction map: June 2020
Yield prediction map: June 2020
Yield prediction map: June 2020

National soil moisture maps: May 2020

Soil moisture levels captured in these maps at the end of May show some moist seeding conditions.

27 JUN 2020

Weather

National soil moisture maps: May 2020
National soil moisture maps: May 2020