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

Reminder for livestock producers in Victoria

A new campaign to make sure livestock are fit for transport is under way in Victoria.

19 JUN 2019

Sheep

Reminder for livestock producers in Victoria
Reminder for livestock producers in Victoria
Reminder for livestock producers in Victoria
Reminder for livestock producers in Victoria

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

Nitrite poisoning alert

Recent rains and a flush of feed bring with them a risk of nitrite poisoning.

10 JUN 2019

Beef

Nitrite poisoning alert
Nitrite poisoning alert
Nitrite poisoning alert

Virbac adds to Australian team

Dr Paula Gonzalez-Rivas is Virbac Australia's new technical services manager, nutrition.

10 JUN 2019

Beef

Virbac adds to Australian team
Virbac adds to Australian team
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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
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

McIntosh Group appoints new CEO

McIntosh & Son's new CEO is David Capper.

07 JUN 2019

Farm equipment

McIntosh Group appoints new CEO
McIntosh Group appoints new CEO
McIntosh Group appoints new CEO

Mazda introduces the Boss of utes

Mazda's latest ute is a blinged up BT-50 called the Boss.

07 JUN 2019

Farm equipment

Mazda introduces the Boss of utes
Mazda introduces the Boss of utes
Mazda introduces the Boss of utes

Machinery dealer sentiment generally OK

Machinery dealers see the market outlook as reasonably positive for the next six months.

31 MAY 2019

Farm equipment

Machinery dealer sentiment generally OK
Machinery dealer sentiment generally OK

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

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
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

Scholarship deadline is this Friday

Nuffield scholarship applications close this Friday.

10 JUN 2019

Farm office

Scholarship deadline is this Friday
Scholarship deadline is this Friday
Scholarship deadline is this Friday

Freight costs a challenge for farming competitiveness

Freight costs can be considerable for agricultural commodities.

07 JUN 2019

Farm office

Freight costs a challenge for farming competitiveness
Freight costs a challenge for farming competitiveness

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
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
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
Farmers brace for tough winter

AEGIC hosts barley conferences in China

Australia's barley industry visits China.

17 JUN 2019

On-farm

AEGIC hosts barley conferences in China
AEGIC hosts barley conferences in China
AEGIC hosts barley conferences in China

Steady, soaking rain a godsend for WA and south-eastern Australia

Rain falls of up to 60mm have given grain growers a huge boost.

12 JUN 2019

Weather

Steady, soaking rain a godsend for WA and south-eastern Australia
Steady, soaking rain a godsend for WA and south-eastern Australia
Steady, soaking rain a godsend for WA and south-eastern Australia

QFF calls for state to drop insurance stamp duty

QLD farmers put at a competitive disadvantage from stamp duty.

10 JUN 2019

Farm business

QFF calls for state to drop insurance stamp duty
QFF calls for state to drop insurance stamp duty
QFF calls for state to drop insurance stamp duty

Determining Russian Wheat Aphid seed treatments

Cereal producers in NSW and QLD asked to stay vigilant.

31 MAY 2019

On-farm

Determining Russian Wheat Aphid seed treatments
Determining Russian Wheat Aphid seed treatments