Farmsafe Australia

 AFIA are promoting hay and silage safety today. Photo courtesy of AFIA.

Hey hey it's National Hay Safe Day

AFIA celebrates National Hay Safe Day today.

25 October 2023

 Inductees: Farm safety and work place inductions should be a part of harvest preparations. Photo: Ben White

The importance of pre-harvest inductions

Protecting people, property and agribusinesses

13 October 2023

 WorkSafe is investigating a quad-related death in WA. Picture courtesy WorkSafe.

Young worker killed in quad accident

Worksafe investigates as tributes flow for 22-year-old Emma Varis.

13 October 2023

 Priority call:  Farmsafe Australia chair, Felicity Richards, said intangible risks on farms such as fatigue and stress are important, and encourages farmers to prioritise their workers’ wellbeing and their own.  Photo courtesy Farmsafe.

Make wellbeing a priority in the workplace

Workplace wellbeing ranked second only to pay by employees.

25 September 2023

 Farm Safety Week has started with the key message of "Stay on the Safe Side". Image courtesy Farmsafe Australia.

National Farm Safety Week kicks off

National safety campaign urges a safe approach on farms

17 July 2023

 GrainGrowers' new farm safety resource covers machinery. Picture Mark Saunders.

New farm safety resources available

GrainGrowers highlights importance of safety

25 July 2022

Farmsafe Australia is warning of the dangers of complacency on farm.

Complacency - a silent killer on Aussie farms

Complacency can be a killer on farms

20 July 2022

 Farm Safety Week is highlighting the risks of fatigue and complacency.

Risks tackled during Farm Safety Week

Complacency and fatigue reminder for farm safety

18 July 2022


Utrisha N: The new biostimulant boosting broadacre yield potential

Extensive trials conducted across Australia show boosted yields in a wide range of


Maximise your nitrogen use efficiency

Losing nitrogen to the environment can be costly.


Safety first for the year ahead

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


Precise and Productive Seeding Equipment

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

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.


Research Report: Carbon Calculators (June 2024)

Farming Ahead's June Research Report compares two carbon calculators which can be used by grain growers.


Research Report: High Horsepower Tractors (May 2024)

Kondinin Group has rounded up some real broadacre muscle in this Research Report - looking at 447kW (600hp)-plus tractors.


Research Report: Sheds (April 2024)

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


Research Report: Self-Propelled Sprayers (March 2024)

In this month’s Research Report, the Kondinin Group research team of Mark Saunders, Ben White and Josh Giumelli present the results of the latest round of self-propelled sprayer testing. The team traversed several states to round up six of the latest sprayers, which can cost upwards of $1 million each.