PC report strengthens bid to scrap backpacker tax

PC report strengthens bid to scrap backpacker tax

THE PRODUCTIVITY Commission's report on migrant intake into Australia has supported calls from the farming...

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14 SEPTEMBER 2016
Farmers back damning report into overregulation

Farmers back damning report into overregulation

FARMERS have backed a report from the Productivity Commission slamming the overregulation of the agriculture...

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25 JULY 2016
Reaping the benefits of AI in dairy cattle

Reaping the benefits of AI in dairy cattle

A REPORT which analysed the productivity of artificially inseminated cattle has revealed that more investment...

Livestock General

27 JANUARY 2016
New tools to bolster sheep industry

New tools to bolster sheep industry

AUSTRALIAN sheep producers will have new tools to improve genetics, on-farm management and farmgate returns...

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28 OCTOBER 2015
Green Paper outlines ag future

Green Paper outlines ag future

DAMS, water infrastructure and deregulation underpin Barnaby Joyce's blueprint for Australian agriculture,...

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20 OCTOBER 2014
Land reform welcomed in Queensland

Land reform welcomed in Queensland

LAST week's decision by the Queensland government to amend the Queensland Strategic Cropping Land framework,...

Agronomy

13 OCTOBER 2014
QFF slams natural disaster funding recommendations

QFF slams natural disaster funding recommendations

THE PRODUCTIVITY Commission's draft report into natural disaster funding is flawed and could expose Queensland...

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01 OCTOBER 2014
MLA resolutions fall flat: Cattle Council

MLA resolutions fall flat: Cattle Council

THE Cattle Council of Australia has slammed the resolutions released by Meat and Livestock Australia...

Livestock General

01 OCTOBER 2014
NFF convention to tackle big issues

NFF convention to tackle big issues

FARMERS and agriculture representatives are being urged to register for the National Farmers' Federation...

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01 SEPTEMBER 2014
Meeting the challenge

Meeting the challenge

The inaugural Meat & Livestock Australia Challenge is a year-long competition with six Australian cattle...

Livestock General

18 AUGUST 2014
R&D the key to ag sector

R&D the key to ag sector

EFFECTIVE research and development are key to productivity gains in the agricultural sector, according...

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26 FEBRUARY 2014
Inadequate infrastructure funding putting ag at risk

Inadequate infrastructure funding putting ag at risk

A REPORT released by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences last week...

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13 NOVEMBER 2013