Few agribusiness interest cuts

Few agribusiness interest cuts

TWO weeks after official interest rates dropped, only four banks have passed on concessions to agribusiness...

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20 OCTOBER 2012
GrainCorp facing a US takeover

GrainCorp facing a US takeover

AUSTRALIAN grain handler GrainCorp could be facing a US takeover after share trading was halted today...

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20 OCTOBER 2012
NT abattoir to open in 12 months

NT abattoir to open in 12 months

CIVIL works on a Northern Territory abattoir will begin within two weeks after the facility was given...

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19 OCTOBER 2012
Country women in the spotlight

Country women in the spotlight

MORE than 50 women gathered in Perth last night to launch a program celebrating rural women.

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19 OCTOBER 2012
Sheep in Pakistan to be processed

Sheep in Pakistan to be processed

THE Australian sheep being held in Pakistan will be processed humanely at an approved abattoir after...

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19 OCTOBER 2012
Floodwaters spread serrated tussock

Floodwaters spread serrated tussock

FLOODING from nearly a year ago continues to cause headaches for farmers in Victoria's Wimmera region....

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19 OCTOBER 2012
$50k food and fibre grants available

$50k food and fibre grants available

PRODUCER groups in northeast Victoria will be able to apply for grants of up to $50,000 to establish...

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19 OCTOBER 2012
Produce prices lift Woolies profits

Produce prices lift Woolies profits

WOOLWORTHS has credited effective promotion and price inflation for fresh produce for a 4.6% rise in...

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19 OCTOBER 2012
Cheese company is top Vic exporter

Cheese company is top Vic exporter

A CENTURY-old dairy company which has expanded successfully into Asian markets was named the Victorian...

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18 OCTOBER 2012
NSW draft biosecurity plan released

NSW draft biosecurity plan released

THE draft biosecurity plan for New South Wales has been released, with smaller landholders and hobby...

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18 OCTOBER 2012
Developing better lupin varieties

Developing better lupin varieties

SCIENTISTS in Western Australian have taken a huge step forward in molecular plant breeding, identifying...

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18 OCTOBER 2012
Act now before drought hits: CEDA

Act now before drought hits: CEDA

IN A bid to ensure Australia can take advantage of increasing international food demand, the Committee...

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18 OCTOBER 2012