RDO Australia Group buys Chesterfield business

RDO Australia Group buys Chesterfield business

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

Farm equipment

07 OCTOBER 2020
AgSkilled program boost welcomed

AgSkilled program boost welcomed

Farm worker training and upskilling has received a $15 million boost from the NSW Government.

Agronomy

30 SEPTEMBER 2020
Koalas creating a stir for New South Wales farmers

Koalas creating a stir for New South Wales farmers

New habitat rules for koalas in NSW may impact farmers' ability to manage their land.

Agronomy

14 SEPTEMBER 2020
Grain storage webinars on offer

Grain storage webinars on offer

A couple of webinars being run this month for NSW growers will cover grain storage tips.

Agronomy

11 SEPTEMBER 2020
$12 million agricultural research centre to be established at Narrabri

$12 million agricultural research centre to be established at Narrabri

Farming research has been given a boost in NSW.

Agronomy

07 SEPTEMBER 2020
Agricultural worker border permit breakthrough

Agricultural worker border permit breakthrough

Some commonsense has prevailed for the NSW/Victorian border lockdown when it comes to farming.

Farm office

19 AUGUST 2020
Applications open for John Hanrahan Scholarship

Applications open for John Hanrahan Scholarship

A $5000 scholarship is open for agriculture and agribusiness students.

Farm office

05 AUGUST 2020
Narelle Moore appointed to NSW DPI

Narelle Moore appointed to NSW DPI

Agronomy research at NSW DPI's Tamworth Agricultural Institute will be led by Dr Narelle Moore.

Agronomy

12 JUNE 2020
Tax write off extended

Tax write off extended

Instant tax write offs for assets including machinery are now available for another six months.

Farm equipment

10 JUNE 2020
Winter crop plantings jump by 26 per cent

Winter crop plantings jump by 26 per cent

Rabobank is forecasting the area cropped in Australia to lift by 26 per cent.

Agronomy

05 JUNE 2020
$310 million boost to New South Wales drought assistance

$310 million boost to New South Wales drought assistance

More drought assistance has been announced for NSW farmers.

Farm office

13 MAY 2020
Workshops for young farmers start next week

Workshops for young farmers start next week

Workshops for young farmers will be held in the New South Wales Riverina this month.

Farm office

11 MARCH 2020