Bushfire software to help farmers prepare

Bushfire software to help farmers prepare

A NEW software tool that can predict the severity and spread of destructive bushfires is set to revolutionise...

Machinery General

08 MAY 2015
Experts warn: don't work alone in grain storages

Experts warn: don't work alone in grain storages

GRAIN storage and handling involves some of the most hazardous activities in the grains industry; however,...

Agronomy

04 FEBRUARY 2015
Keeping animals safe in the heat

Keeping animals safe in the heat

LIVESTOCK owners in South Australia and across the country are being reminded to take special care of...

Livestock General

31 DECEMBER 2014
Be sure to check for asbestos

Be sure to check for asbestos

Spring cleaning might take on a bit of a bigger role at your farm this year. Maybe the old farm guesthouse...

Farm office

31 DECEMBER 2014
Farming the second most dangerous job

Farming the second most dangerous job

FOR most farmers, the benefits outweigh the risks associated with a life on the land, but being aware...

Archive

29 OCTOBER 2014
Safety reminder for grain belt

Safety reminder for grain belt

WITH headers fired up across much of Australia's grain belt, growers are being urged to be safe during...

Agronomy

29 OCTOBER 2014
How to reduce bushfire risk this season

How to reduce bushfire risk this season

EVERY farmer in the country should be preparing for the high risk of bushfires this summer.

Archive

22 OCTOBER 2014
Preparation key for a safe and successful harvest

Preparation key for a safe and successful harvest

HARVEST has already kicked off for some farmers around the country and many regions will follow in the...

Archive

10 OCTOBER 2014
Bullbar blitz stopped in rural NSW

Bullbar blitz stopped in rural NSW

THE NEW South Wales government will link up with the state peak agricultural body to halt a police crackdown...

Archive

27 AUGUST 2014
New app to help improve farm safety

New app to help improve farm safety

AS part of its recognition of National Farm Safety Week, Farmsafe Australia has looked to new technologies...

Farm office

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,...

Archive

23 JULY 2014
Farm injuries at 10-year low in Victoria

Farm injuries at 10-year low in Victoria

FARM injury claims fell by more than 14% in the past 12 months and are now at a 10-year low, according...

Archive

21 JULY 2014