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 Southern Australia dominates cattle indicators. Picture Mark Saunders.

Southern Australia dominates cattle indicators

NSW cattle saleyards are dominating key indicators.

25 September 2023

 Agriculture is working hard to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. Photo: Mark Saunders

Not all emissions are created equal

Ag wrongly accused of being an emissions bad boy

04 September 2023

 New handheld microwave technology is helping carcase measurements and feedback. Image courtesy ALMTech.

Handheld microwave tech a boost for lamb carcase measurement

ALMTech’s microwave lamb measurement a boon for WA butchery

14 August 2023

 Australia remains LSD-free following detection of the disease in Australian cattle exported to Indonesia.

Lumpy skin disease detected in Australian cattle exported to Indonesia

Australia still LSD free following detection in Indonesia

30 July 2023

 Farm lending has increased to more than $109million, according to an APRA report. Image Mark Saunders.

NABRC welcomes $24.4m funding for pasture research

Funding boost to help combat pasture decline welcomed

25 July 2023

 MLA's latest forecast has sheep and lamb numbers at 78.75 million. Photo Mark Saunders.

Sheep numbers hit highest level in more than 15 years

Seasonal conditions help boost national flock numbers

12 July 2023

 Merino sheep account for most of the breeding ewes in the national flock. Chart courtesy MLA.

Merinos dominate Australian ewe flock

Sheep Producer Survey confirms larger sheep flocks are mostly Merinos

06 July 2023

 CSIRO is running an extensive saltbush planting program across Australia to help combat salinity and the effects of drought. Image courtesy CSIRO.

CSIRO saltbush mission heads eastward

Nationwide saltbush program to help with drought management

05 July 2023


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: Grouper Bins (July 2024)

This month's Research Report from Kondinin Group looks at a range of Australian-made grouper bins which can make a big difference when it comes to input logistics on the farm.


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.