R&D investment to boost Victorian grain

R&D investment to boost Victorian grain

VICTORIAN grain growers are set to benefit from a new five-year agreement that will increase innovative...

Archive

31 JULY 2014
Farm injuries at 10-year low in Victoria

Farm injuries at 10-year low in Victoria

FARM injury claims fell by more than 14% in the past 12 months and are now at a 10-year low, according...

Archive

21 JULY 2014
Shown who's Boss in Victoria

Shown who's Boss in Victoria

With winter crop seeding all but finished, we take a look at a relative newcomer to the seeding bar market...

Machinery General

18 JULY 2014
The case of the fake honey

The case of the fake honey

PENALTIES totalling $30,600 have been paid by Basfoods (Aust) Pty Ltd following the issue of three infringement...

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23 JUNE 2014
Showing Vic who's boss

Showing Vic who's boss

IT WAS hard to miss the Boss Agriculture site at the Wimmera Machinery Field Days held in Horsham, Victoria,...

Machinery General

13 JUNE 2014
Precision ag leads to performance

Precision ag leads to performance

VICTORIAN grain grower Leigh Bryan uses a combination of workshop engineering and high-tech precision...

Machinery General

23 MAY 2014
A fresh look at phosphorus nutrition

A fresh look at phosphorus nutrition

Dr Bill Gardner from WestVic AgServices at Horsham in Victoria writes that ongoing phosphorous research...

Agronomy

12 MAY 2014
Farmers take positives from Vic budget

Farmers take positives from Vic budget

RED tape cuts and the biggest infrastructure spend in the state's history are the two main talking points...

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09 MAY 2014
$220M rail freight upgrade for Vic

$220M rail freight upgrade for Vic

THE Victorian government has put farmers back on track, thanks to a $220 million budget commitment to...

Agronomy

05 MAY 2014
Species ID key to effective pest control

Species ID key to effective pest control

Species identification has been underlined as a critical aspect of effective control of slugs in the...

Agronomy

11 APRIL 2014
Calls to put heavy vehicle rego back in Vic hands

Calls to put heavy vehicle rego back in Vic hands

THE Victorian Farmers Federation has called on VicRoads to permanently take back control of heavy vehicle...

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14 MARCH 2014
Blood-sucking parasite putting bite on cattle

Blood-sucking parasite putting bite on cattle

Climate has proved a trigger for a resurgence of oriental theileriosis through herds in eastern Victoria....

Livestock General

14 MARCH 2014