Western Australia gets a taste of record cattle prices

Western Australia gets a taste of record cattle prices

Short supply and feverish interstate demand have pushed cattle prices to record levels in WA.

Beef

26 FEBRUARY 2021
Lamb slaughter hits seven-year low

Lamb slaughter hits seven-year low

Increased restocker intent has driven sheep slaughter to record lows.

Sheep

26 FEBRUARY 2021
Industry experts honoured at grains event

Industry experts honoured at grains event

The GRDC's Seed of Gold and Seed of Light awards were presented in Perth this week.

Farm office

24 FEBRUARY 2021
Ehrlichiosis in dogs confirmed in WA

Ehrlichiosis in dogs confirmed in WA

Make sure to check your dogs regularly for ticks.

Farm office

22 FEBRUARY 2021
Mutton performing well

Mutton performing well

Mutton prices are on the rise but pressures are on the horizon.

Sheep

19 FEBRUARY 2021
Glyphosate-resistant capeweed detected in WA

Glyphosate-resistant capeweed detected in WA

Glyphosate-resistant capeweed has been reported in the Albany port zone, WA.

Weeds

17 FEBRUARY 2021
WA records 'exceptional' harvest in tight year

WA records 'exceptional' harvest in tight year

More than 16.5 million tonnes of grain were grown in WA in 2020.

Agronomy

15 FEBRUARY 2021
WA dairy farmers milk political opportunity ahead of election

WA dairy farmers milk political opportunity ahead of election

Bushwhacker looks at some key issues facing the dairy industry in WA.

Farm office

01 FEBRUARY 2021
Value-add funds will help stimulate WA food manufacturing

Value-add funds will help stimulate WA food manufacturing

Eighteen agrifood businesses will receive funding from the WA government.

Farm office

29 JANUARY 2021
Action needed to protect paddocks from wind erosion

Action needed to protect paddocks from wind erosion

Dry and windy conditions can make grain growing land susceptible to wind erosion.

Soils

22 JANUARY 2021
New market for Western Australian barley

New market for Western Australian barley

CBH Group has shipped 35,000 tonnes of malting barley to Mexico.

Agronomy

20 JANUARY 2021
Registrations now open for WA's annual grains research forum

Registrations now open for WA's annual grains research forum

More than 50 informative sessions will be held over a two-day GRDC event next month.

Farm office

06 JANUARY 2021