ABARES bullish despite forecast export decrease

ABARES bullish despite forecast export decrease

FARM production and exports are expected to ease with a 5.3% decrease in total farm production forecast...

Archive

17 SEPTEMBER 2014
Diversity rules at  Baxters' Namarang

Diversity rules at Baxters' Namarang

Multiple cropping is the key to the Baxter family's cropping program at Berrigan, NSW, where about 8000ha...

Agronomy

05 SEPTEMBER 2014
Research aims to give growers effective slug controls

Research aims to give growers effective slug controls

According to South Australian Research and Development Institute entomologist Dr Michael Nash, understanding...

Agronomy

27 AUGUST 2014
Aphids hanging out on the edge

Aphids hanging out on the edge

CABBAGE aphids are most abundant along crop edges in canola paddocks, according to the latest research....

Agronomy

31 JULY 2014
Expanded MyCrop app a grain crop trouble shooter

Expanded MyCrop app a grain crop trouble shooter

THE popular MyCrop diagnostic app has been expanded to include barley and canola, as well as wheat.

Machinery General

20 JUNE 2014
Plan canola rotations to stop sclerotinia in the west

Plan canola rotations to stop sclerotinia in the west

Widening canola rotations and using break crops will be integral tools in the management of sclerotinia stem...

Agronomy

13 JUNE 2014
Landmark GM case not about consumer but the farmer

Landmark GM case not about consumer but the farmer

CLOSING submissions have been heard, with the findings of the Steve Marsh versus Michael Baxter case...

Archive

24 MARCH 2014
Free market forums in NSW and Qld

Free market forums in NSW and Qld

THE Australian Export Grains Innovation Committee is holding important market forums across New South...

Agronomy

14 MARCH 2014
Crop mover brings in the rice

Crop mover brings in the rice

A CHASER bin that it easy to pull and operate has proved itself for all manner of grain crops.

Agronomy

07 MARCH 2014
Sclerotinia stem rot's massive impact on WA canola growers

Sclerotinia stem rot's massive impact on WA canola growers

CANOLA growers will be budgeting to defend their crops against sclerotinia stem rot this year after experiencing...

Agronomy

24 FEBRUARY 2014
Wheat breeding centre an Aussie first

Wheat breeding centre an Aussie first

GLOBAL agricultural enterprise Bayer CropScience opened Australia's first wheat and oilseeds breeding...

Agronomy

19 FEBRUARY 2014
Take steps to stop Sclerotinia rot in canola this season

Take steps to stop Sclerotinia rot in canola this season

Sclerotinia is a serious threat to all major canola growing regions of Western Australia and may have...

Agronomy

17 FEBRUARY 2014