ABARES reports the value of ag production has risen by over 51 per cent in the last 20 years, but productivity performance is slowing. Picture Mark Saunders.

New report shows Ag productivity performance is slowing

ABARES says the ag production value has risen 51 per cent in two decades, but growth is slowing.

11 March 2024

 Harvest is wrapping up in most parts of the country. Picture of canola at GrainCorp in Elmore, Victoria, taken by GrainCorp COO Klaus Pamminger.

ABARES predicts "slightly below average" crop production

ABARES expects national crop production will total 46.1Mt.

06 December 2023

 Winter crop production to fall from consecutive record highs. Photo courtesy DAFF.

Ag value predicted to drop by 14 per cent

Drier than normal conditions anticipated to impact production.

09 June 2023

ABARES' annual farm performance survey predicts a good year for farming.

Profitability rebound predicted for Australian farmers

Farms expected to record an average profit of $67,000.

07 May 2021

 This year Australia will import grain for the first time since 2007.

Export earnings forecast to drop

Drought effects linger in forecast

18 June 2019

Farmers will need to attract more investment to reach $100 billion by 2030.

Reaching $100b by 2030

Lifting agricultural production to $100 billion

05 March 2019

Recent droughts have effected farm incomes.

Farm incomes to fall next year

Average farm income to drop by $70,000

18 December 2018

Farm production is predicted to drop 3 per cent on last year.

Forecast for production drops slightly

Even in drought, Australian farmers produce above average

13 December 2018


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