Avoid harvest deaths this season

Avoid harvest deaths this season

WITH nine deaths involving farm machinery already reported this year, producers are being urged to put...

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25 OCTOBER 2012
NSW wheat seeds go global

NSW wheat seeds go global

IN A bid to understand how the longevity of perennial wheat crops is affected by environmental factors,...

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25 OCTOBER 2012
Lamb exports up, but value dips

Lamb exports up, but value dips

THE continued high Australian dollar and lower consumer demand contributed to a 4% fall in the value...

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25 OCTOBER 2012
Prepare lambs for loading

Prepare lambs for loading

WITH the number of sheep passing though saleyards set to soar in coming weeks, Victorian producers are...

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25 OCTOBER 2012
Pea weevils to get the boot

Pea weevils to get the boot

FARMERS around the globe are expected to have access to weevil-resistant pea varieties within seven years,...

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25 OCTOBER 2012
Cost-saving water meters welcomed

Cost-saving water meters welcomed

A PEAK lobby group in Queensland has welcomed news that irrigators installing and maintaining their water...

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25 OCTOBER 2012
Woolies involved in salmonella outbreak

Woolies involved in salmonella outbreak

A HOME brand Woolworths product has been involved in a national salmonella outbreak.

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24 OCTOBER 2012
Lentil varieties bolt ahead of pack

Lentil varieties bolt ahead of pack

TWO lentil varieties released in Victoria are set to take the state by storm.

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24 OCTOBER 2012
Chemicals app to help farmers

Chemicals app to help farmers

BUSY farmers can now search for suitable chemicals to use on pests and weeds on the run, thanks to an...

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24 OCTOBER 2012
Tackling buffel grass in SA

Tackling buffel grass in SA

WITH bushfire season about to get underway, the South Australian government has taken a stance against...

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24 OCTOBER 2012
Bucks for brains no gimmick

Bucks for brains no gimmick

CATTLE producers are being offered cash incentives for animals showing symptoms similar to those of mad...

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24 OCTOBER 2012
Provide native vegetation incentives: VFF

Provide native vegetation incentives: VFF

THE Victorian government needs to outline better incentives to encourage voluntary management of native...

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24 OCTOBER 2012