Robotic milking makes a world of difference

Robotic milking makes a world of difference

LABOUR and lifestyle benefits top the list of reasons for dairy farmers adopting robotic or automatic...

Livestock General

25 JULY 2014
Improving farm safety on the agenda

Improving farm safety on the agenda

TACKLING ways to improve safety on the farm in a practical manner is this year's Farm Safety Week theme,...

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23 JULY 2014
Dairy forum to discuss positive future

Dairy forum to discuss positive future

STRONG opening season milk prices, burgeoning demand from China and growing farmer confidence about the...

Livestock General

23 JULY 2014
Website to solve diversification dilemma

Website to solve diversification dilemma

FARMERS dabbling in diversification have been presented with an online resource to help in exploring...

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11 JULY 2014
Financial help for farmers in need

Financial help for farmers in need

THE FEDERAL government has announced a number of financial measures to help farmers through tough times,...

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02 JULY 2014
Saskia Beer's Barossa 'black pigs' not the real deal

Saskia Beer's Barossa 'black pigs' not the real deal

THE Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has accepted a court-enforceable undertaking from...

Livestock General

16 JUNE 2014
Rowtrac tractor impresses SA family farmers

Rowtrac tractor impresses SA family farmers

THE South Australia-based Robinson family has been farming wheat and canola at Anashka Farm in Hoyleton...

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06 JUNE 2014
Mallee jet fuel research to benefit environment and growers

Mallee jet fuel research to benefit environment and growers

AIRCRAFT powered by biofuel made from Australian mallee trees is not only possible but may be sustainable...

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22 MAY 2014
Perennials research live from Canberra

Perennials research live from Canberra

INFORMATION on the impact of perennial plants in Australian farming systems will be available live globally...

Agronomy

31 MARCH 2014
Have your say on farm management deposits scheme

Have your say on farm management deposits scheme

THE federal government has released an exposure draft of amendments to be made to the farm management...

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21 FEBRUARY 2014
Vic govt backflips on right to farm

Vic govt backflips on right to farm

THE Victorian government has backflipped on its 2010 election commitments to strengthen

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12 FEBRUARY 2014
Ag scholarship honours Healey

Ag scholarship honours Healey

FUTURE Farm Industries Cooperative Research Centre has announced it will be offering a postgraduate scholarship...

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23 DECEMBER 2013