Summer storms hit WA's grain belt

Summer storms hit WA's grain belt

Unexpected rain predicted to fall all week

On-farm

08 FEBRUARY 2017
Surveys uncover importance of targeted summer weed control in non-cropped areas

Surveys uncover importance of targeted summer weed control in non-cropped areas

Reduce weed spread and preserve valuable stored soil moisture

Agronomy

01 FEBRUARY 2017
WEATHERZONE: Cyclone outlook for 2016-17

WEATHERZONE: Cyclone outlook for 2016-17

Will cyclones in the north effect weather in the south this year?

Weather

14 DECEMBER 2016
Gross value of farm production to nudge $60b: ABARES

Gross value of farm production to nudge $60b: ABARES

  The positive forecast – which if realised would be around 13% higher than the average value for the...

Archive

21 SEPTEMBER 2016
Latest crop report delivers good news; optimism for summer

Latest crop report delivers good news; optimism for summer

  Acting ABARES executive director Peter Gooday said winter crop production forecasts were very positive,...

Agronomy

14 SEPTEMBER 2016
Mixed outlook for Aussie crops

Mixed outlook for Aussie crops

THE LATEST report on Australia's cropping has forecast a mixed year for production in the industry, according...

Agronomy

10 FEBRUARY 2016
Summer weed control makes economic sense

Summer weed control makes economic sense

Following widespread heavy rainfall in late 2015, growers in the southern cropping region are being urged...

Agronomy

27 JANUARY 2016
Rainfall to help NSW summer prospects

Rainfall to help NSW summer prospects

SUMMER crop prospects in New South Wales have been boosted following rainfall in December and January,...

Agronomy

25 JANUARY 2016
OPINION: Long bushfire season to come

OPINION: Long bushfire season to come

AT A TIME when most people in Australia's large coastal cities will be celebrating the first couple of...

On-farm

04 DECEMBER 2015
Mixed outlook for cropping: ABARES

Mixed outlook for cropping: ABARES

Australia's winter crop production is expected to increase slightly compared with last season despite...

Agronomy

02 DECEMBER 2015
Technology and preparation key to preventing bushfires

Technology and preparation key to preventing bushfires

EVER-IMPROVING technology is helping farmers and emergency services work out the best strategies to prevent...

Archive

06 NOVEMBER 2015
Improved outlook for crops in 2015

Improved outlook for crops in 2015

AVERAGE to above average rainfall in summer cropping regions has increased planting opportunities and...

Agronomy

11 FEBRUARY 2015