Yield prediction map: September 2020

New South Wales appears on track to be the only state to fully deliver on a promising season start.

23 SEP 2020

Weather

 Yield prediction map: September 2020
 Yield prediction map: September 2020
 Yield prediction map: September 2020

Soil research backed by peak grain body

The GRDC is backing new research on calcareous soils.

23 SEP 2020

Soils

Soil research backed by peak grain body
Soil research backed by peak grain body
Soil research backed by peak grain body

Aussie-first plant protein process opens for business

A new plant protein processing business in Horsham, Victoria, has started large-scale production.

23 SEP 2020

Agronomy

Aussie-first plant protein process opens for business
Aussie-first plant protein process opens for business
Aussie-first plant protein process opens for business

Control serrated tussock before seed set

Agriculture Victoria is urging farmers to take action on serrated tussock control now.

21 SEP 2020

Weeds

Control serrated tussock before seed set
Control serrated tussock before seed set
Control serrated tussock before seed set

Alert issued for fungicide resistance in WA

SDHI resistance has been detected for the first time in barley in WA.

18 SEP 2020

Agronomy

Alert issued for fungicide resistance in WA
Alert issued for fungicide resistance in WA

September national pasture insights map

Green biomass maps are a key part of a new approach to evaluating pasture growth around Australia.

23 SEP 2020

Pastures

September national pasture insights map
September national pasture insights map
September national pasture insights map
September national pasture insights map

Robot doing the rounds in a feed lot

A new autonomous monitoring system is being trialled in a Queensland feedlot.

23 SEP 2020

Beef

Robot doing the rounds in a feed lot
Robot doing the rounds in a feed lot
Robot doing the rounds in a feed lot

Revamped national online toolkit for pest animals

PestSmart has upgraded its website.

08 SEP 2020

Beef

Revamped national online toolkit for pest animals
Revamped national online toolkit for pest animals

Pasture insights provided from grazing-specific green biomass maps

Green biomass maps are a key part of a new approach to evaluating pasture growth around Australia.

26 AUG 2020

Pastures

Pasture insights provided from grazing-specific green biomass maps
Pasture insights provided from grazing-specific green biomass maps
Pasture insights provided from grazing-specific green biomass maps

Muresk's 40-year-old shearing shed set for a makeover

Muresk Institute in WA is set to build a new shearing shed.

19 AUG 2020

Farm office

Muresk
Muresk
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Rural Australians urged to check for faulty airbags

Farmers are being urged to check their vehicles for faulty Takata airbags.

25 SEP 2020

Farm equipment

Rural Australians urged to check for faulty airbags
Rural Australians urged to check for faulty airbags
Rural Australians urged to check for faulty airbags
Rural Australians urged to check for faulty airbags

New Axion range from CLAAS includes technology upgrades

The latest CLAAS Axions cover a power range of 242-331kW.

25 SEP 2020

Tractors

New Axion range from CLAAS includes technology upgrades
New Axion range from CLAAS includes technology upgrades
New Axion range from CLAAS includes technology upgrades

Disco range swivels to a new Max Cut side beat

CLAAS has beefed up its mower range.

16 SEP 2020

Farm equipment

Disco range swivels to a new Max Cut side beat
Disco range swivels to a new Max Cut side beat

Harvest weed seed control proves effective in reducing brome grass

Harvest weed seed control can make a difference to reducing the impact of species like brome grass.

14 SEP 2020

Harvesting

Harvest weed seed control proves effective in reducing brome grass
Harvest weed seed control proves effective in reducing brome grass
Harvest weed seed control proves effective in reducing brome grass

AGCO buys 151 Research

AGCO has acquired technology company 151 Research.

14 SEP 2020

Farm equipment

AGCO buys 151 Research
AGCO buys 151 Research
AGCO buys 151 Research

Raven Industries releases Hawkeye 2 nozzle controller

Raven's latest Hawkeye 2 spray control valve can handle up to 192 nozzles.

11 SEP 2020

Spraying

Raven Industries releases Hawkeye 2 nozzle controller
Raven Industries releases Hawkeye 2 nozzle controller

John Deere updates its Operations Center and MyOperations App

John Deere has upgraded some of its precision agriculture platform.

21 SEP 2020

Precision Farming

John Deere updates its Operations Center and MyOperations App
John Deere updates its Operations Center and MyOperations App
John Deere updates its Operations Center and MyOperations App
John Deere updates its Operations Center and MyOperations App

Digital pathway has potential to power agricultural sector

A new report from Rabobank highlights the potential of digital technology in farming.

24 AUG 2020

Software and Apps

Digital pathway has potential to power agricultural sector
Digital pathway has potential to power agricultural sector
Digital pathway has potential to power agricultural sector

CSIRO maps nearly two million paddocks from space

The CSIRO's new ePaddocks technology has mapped every grain growing paddock in Australia.

14 AUG 2020

Drones and Sensors

CSIRO maps nearly two million paddocks from space
CSIRO maps nearly two million paddocks from space

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

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

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

ACCC inquiry to look at retailer treatment of farmers

An ACCC inquiry will look into farmer treatment from the food supply chain.

28 AUG 2020

Farm office

ACCC inquiry to look at retailer treatment of farmers
ACCC inquiry to look at retailer treatment of farmers
ACCC inquiry to look at retailer treatment of farmers

Cabinet commits to farm worker movement code

Border restrictions may soon ease for those employed in agriculture.

24 AUG 2020

Markets

Cabinet commits to farm worker movement code
Cabinet commits to farm worker movement code
Cabinet commits to farm worker movement code

Muresk's 40-year-old shearing shed set for a makeover

Muresk Institute in WA is set to build a new shearing shed.

19 AUG 2020

Farm office

Muresk
Muresk

Agricultural worker border permit breakthrough

Some commonsense has prevailed for the NSW/Victorian border lockdown when it comes to farming.

19 AUG 2020

Farm office

Agricultural worker border permit breakthrough
Agricultural worker border permit breakthrough
Agricultural worker border permit breakthrough

Check your dog for ticks regularly to avoid deadly disease

Dog owners in WA are being urged to look out for Ehrlichiosis disease.

12 AUG 2020

Farm office

Check your dog for ticks regularly to avoid deadly disease
Check your dog for ticks regularly to avoid deadly disease

Yield prediction map: September 2020

New South Wales appears on track to be the only state to fully deliver on a promising season start.

23 SEP 2020

Weather

 Yield prediction map: September 2020
 Yield prediction map: September 2020
 Yield prediction map: September 2020
 Yield prediction map: September 2020

Yield prediction map: August 2020

As winter crops power on, central NSW is looking good but there are mixed fortunes north and south.

24 AUG 2020

Weather

Yield prediction map: August 2020
Yield prediction map: August 2020
Yield prediction map: August 2020
Yield prediction map: August 2020

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

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

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