Record lamb exports last year

Record lamb exports last year

AUSTRALIAN lamb exports hit an all-time high in 2012, as mutton exports jumped 30%.

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08 JANUARY 2013
Alpine cattle grazing plan rejected

Alpine cattle grazing plan rejected

A SECOND bid by the Victorian government to run a six-year cattle grazing trial in the Alpine National...

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08 JANUARY 2013
Expanding the Ord irrigation area

Expanding the Ord irrigation area

FOLLOWING the development of sustainable irrigated farmland in Western Australia's far north, the state...

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07 JANUARY 2013
Remove horn gene from flock in 7 years

Remove horn gene from flock in 7 years

THE horn gene in merino rams may be bred out of flocks within seven years, new Cooperative Research Centre...

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07 JANUARY 2013
Beef exports hit record high

Beef exports hit record high

FINAL data for Australian beef exports in 2012 shows a bumper year despite challenging conditions.

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07 JANUARY 2013
Microwave could be key to killing weeds

Microwave could be key to killing weeds

THE technology used by the humble microwave may become a lifesaver for farmers battling weeds.

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07 JANUARY 2013
Help flows for Tasmanian farmers

Help flows for Tasmanian farmers

AS fires continue to burn across southern Tasmania, a huge effort is underway to help affected farmers....

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07 JANUARY 2013
Watch for pinkeye in cattle

Watch for pinkeye in cattle

AS THE hot weather continues in the east this week, cattle producers are being urged to watch out for...

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07 JANUARY 2013
Pseudocereal soars in Australia

Pseudocereal soars in Australia

IT'S the pseudocereal that appears to be taking the health nuts by storm - and quinoa is set to get a...

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05 JANUARY 2013
Farmers need to get boasting in 2013

Farmers need to get boasting in 2013

AUSTRALIAN farmers need to put aside their humble tendencies and start singing the praises of their quality,...

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04 JANUARY 2013
Protect livestock from heat

Protect livestock from heat

WITH the weather and risk of bushfires hot on everyone's mind, farmers are being reminded to take extra...

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04 JANUARY 2013
Business transition: ensuring everyone wins

Business transition: ensuring everyone wins

Over the coming editions of Farming Ahead, Next Rural will be examining the challenges of farm succession...

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04 JANUARY 2013