China ASF epidemic to impact dairy

China ASF epidemic to impact dairy

Chinese farmers expect to lose 200 million pigs this year.

Markets

10 MAY 2019
Images capture the extent of pest destruction

Images capture the extent of pest destruction

Annual photo competition highlights pest damage

On-farm

24 NOVEMBER 2017
New mill opens in Victoria

New mill opens in Victoria

Poultry, pigs and people to benefit

Grain Storage

06 FEBRUARY 2017
Pork CRC sow welfare breakthroughs

Pork CRC sow welfare breakthroughs

THE Pork CRC has just completed four years of its eight-year term under an agreement it has with the...

Archive

20 JULY 2015
PigCentral to help WA producers

PigCentral to help WA producers

WESTERN Australian pig owners now have a one-stop shop for all their pig information needs with the launch...

Livestock General

17 JUNE 2015
Feral pigs under surveillance

Feral pigs under surveillance

SATELLITE technology, infrared cameras and thermal imagery are being used over an area extending from...

Archive

15 DECEMBER 2014
Farmers hit back at Greens cruelty claim

Farmers hit back at Greens cruelty claim

THE Victorian Farmers Federation has hit back at claims made by the Greens that intensive production...

Archive

17 SEPTEMBER 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
Maximising productivity, minimising environmental impact

Maximising productivity, minimising environmental impact

  More than half the nutrients fed to pigs are excreted. This is a problem for the pork industry in...

Agronomy

18 DECEMBER 2013
35 pigs per sow the target

35 pigs per sow the target

  ANIMAL health and nutrition company Alltech has launched an innovative tool for the swine industry...

Archive

29 NOVEMBER 2013
Canola production hits highs

Canola production hits highs

  AUSTRALIAN canola production increased to record levels in 2012-13 – with Western Australia leading...

Archive

18 NOVEMBER 2013