Cow prices heading north amid shortage

Excellent demand and a supply shortage have seen cow prices skyrocket in recent weeks.

16 OCT 2020

Beef

Cow prices heading north amid shortage
Cow prices heading north amid shortage
Cow prices heading north amid shortage

Grain loss measuring leads to savings in the Wimmera

HWSC and measuring grain loss at harvest are improving crop growing for a Wimmera farmer.

16 OCT 2020

Agronomy

Grain loss measuring leads to savings in the Wimmera
Grain loss measuring leads to savings in the Wimmera
Grain loss measuring leads to savings in the Wimmera

High fibre Aussie wheat finds favour in Japan

High fibre wheat produced in Australia will soon be milled into flour in Japan.

16 OCT 2020

Agronomy

High fibre Aussie wheat finds favour in Japan
High fibre Aussie wheat finds favour in Japan
High fibre Aussie wheat finds favour in Japan

Grain growers encouraged to apply for group positions

The GrainGrowers' National Policy Group is seeking supprt for policy advocacy.

14 OCT 2020

Agronomy

Grain growers encouraged to apply for group positions
Grain growers encouraged to apply for group positions
Grain growers encouraged to apply for group positions

NFF endorses GM resource for farmers

A new guide on biotech and GM crops should prove a valuable source of information.

05 OCT 2020

Agronomy

NFF endorses GM resource for farmers
NFF endorses GM resource for farmers

John Taylor to head up northern beef research

Dr John Taylor is the new boss at the North Australia Beef Research Council.

19 OCT 2020

Beef

John Taylor to head up northern beef research
John Taylor to head up northern beef research
John Taylor to head up northern beef research
John Taylor to head up northern beef research

Adding lucerne to the diet can boost sheep performance

New research has highlighted the value of lucerne as a supplementary feed for sheep.

19 OCT 2020

Sheep

Adding lucerne to the diet can boost sheep performance
Adding lucerne to the diet can boost sheep performance
Adding lucerne to the diet can boost sheep performance

Cow prices heading north amid shortage

Excellent demand and a supply shortage have seen cow prices skyrocket in recent weeks.

16 OCT 2020

Beef

Cow prices heading north amid shortage
Cow prices heading north amid shortage

Silage inoculants require care

Silage inoculants need special attention when conserving fodder.

12 OCT 2020

Beef

Silage inoculants require care
Silage inoculants require care
Silage inoculants require care

Cattle Council applauds Budget

The Cattle Council of Australia is pleased with Federal Budget funding to help boost exports.

09 OCT 2020

Beef

Cattle Council applauds Budget
Cattle Council applauds Budget
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Lemken celebrates 240th anniversary

Lemken has been making tillage gear for more than 200 years.

16 OCT 2020

Seeding

Lemken celebrates 240th anniversary
Lemken celebrates 240th anniversary
Lemken celebrates 240th anniversary
Lemken celebrates 240th anniversary

Hardi adds H-SELECT option to trailed Commanders

Hardi Commander trailed sprayers can now be fitted with H-SELECT nozzle technology.

14 OCT 2020

Spraying

Hardi adds H-SELECT option to trailed Commanders
Hardi adds H-SELECT option to trailed Commanders
Hardi adds H-SELECT option to trailed Commanders

Machinery sales best in decades

Australia is on course to sell 13,000 tractors this year.

12 OCT 2020

Tractors

Machinery sales best in decades
Machinery sales best in decades

Fendt launches 502kW tracked tractor

Fendt's newest high horsepower tractor peaks at 502kW (673hp).

09 OCT 2020

Tractors

Fendt launches 502kW tracked tractor
Fendt launches 502kW tracked tractor
Fendt launches 502kW tracked tractor

RDO Australia Group buys Chesterfield business

Chesterfield Australia has been purchased by RDO Australia Group (parent company of Vanderfield).

07 OCT 2020

Farm equipment

RDO Australia Group buys Chesterfield business
RDO Australia Group buys Chesterfield business
RDO Australia Group buys Chesterfield business

Goldacres cements presence in WA

Goldacres has purchased a machinery dealership in WA.

05 OCT 2020

Spraying

Goldacres cements presence in WA
Goldacres cements presence in WA

Digital hub launched by John Deere

John Deere has launched a new digital platform called the Digital Agricultural Hub.

19 OCT 2020

Software and Apps

Digital hub launched by John Deere
Digital hub launched by John Deere
Digital hub launched by John Deere
Digital hub launched by John Deere

SwarmFarm Robotics receives $4.5m funding boost

SwarmFarm Robotics has received $4.5 million in funding.

SwarmFarm Robotics receives $4.5m funding boost
SwarmFarm Robotics receives $4.5m funding boost
SwarmFarm Robotics receives $4.5m funding boost

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

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

Muresk Institute receives $7.5million boost

Muresk Institute has received a major funding boost for a new technology Centre.

Muresk Institute receives $7.5million boost
Muresk Institute receives $7.5million boost

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

AgriFutures Australia announces new directors

Five new board members have been announced for AgriFutures Australia.

09 OCT 2020

Farm office

AgriFutures Australia announces new directors
AgriFutures Australia announces new directors
AgriFutures Australia announces new directors

Tax cuts and infrastructure spending feature in Federal Budget

The Federal Budget includes asset write off extensions.

07 OCT 2020

Farm office

Tax cuts and infrastructure spending feature in Federal Budget
Tax cuts and infrastructure spending feature in Federal Budget
Tax cuts and infrastructure spending feature in Federal Budget

Free on-line learning offered to small and medium agribusinesses

Small and medium-sized agribusinesses can apply for free on-line R&D support from the CSIRO.

05 OCT 2020

Farm office

Free on-line learning offered to small and medium agribusinesses
Free on-line learning offered to small and medium agribusinesses

Industry funding announced to monitor effectiveness of dog fence

New funding for wild dog control has been announced in WA.

02 OCT 2020

Farm office

Industry funding announced to monitor effectiveness of dog fence
Industry funding announced to monitor effectiveness of dog fence
Industry funding announced to monitor effectiveness of dog fence

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

Cool heads needed to assess frosted crops

Looking back on a tough time can reveal insights to guide future situations.

02 OCT 2020

On-farm

Cool heads needed to assess frosted crops
Cool heads needed to assess frosted crops
Cool heads needed to assess frosted crops
Cool heads needed to assess frosted crops

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: 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