Telecommunications companies and Government are under fire for failing to provide essential services.

Regional telecommunications fail as Government review gets underway

Telecommunication failure leaves communities unable to contact 000.

29 January 2024

 Recent wet weather could accelerate the spread of fire ants. Photo courtesy of Invasive Species Council.

Fire ants fuelled by wild weather, Council warns

Warning on fire ants issued by Invasive Species Council

19 January 2024

 A truck carrying  $250k worth of goods was stolen from a rural charity on Saturday night. Photo courtesy of Drought Angels.

Goods worth $250,000 stolen from farming charity

Drought Angels is appealing for donations after $250k worth of goods was stolen from its warehouse.

04 December 2023

 Southern Australia dominates cattle indicators. Picture Mark Saunders.

Southern Australia dominates cattle indicators

NSW cattle saleyards are dominating key indicators.

25 September 2023

 The triennial Kuhn Expo was held in Toowoomba, Qld, this week. Photo: Mark Saunders.

New machinery demonstrated at Kuhn Expo

Kuhn machines on display and working at Toowoomba expo

27 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

 Pictured is one of three demonstration sites to trial management practices that sequester carbon in soils as part of new AgriProve/MLA research. Image courtesy AgriProve.

MLA grant to fund new soil carbon research

AgriProve to run host farm-based soil carbon research project

03 July 2023

 Cotton is part of a new, multi-industry research project which includes cattle and grain production. Photo Mark Saunders.

Multi-faceted research approach targets northern crop production

Grain, cotton and cattle industries combine for new research project

29 May 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: 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.