Research project boosts water data and technologies

Research project boosts water data and technologies

NEW research collaboration into the use of water data and technologies will be used to build capabilities...

Archive

03 AUGUST 2016
Drier outlook forecast for WA

Drier outlook forecast for WA

BELOW average rainfall has been forecast for the next three months across the Western Australian grainbelt,...

Agronomy

20 JULY 2016
Water storage options explained

Water storage options explained

IT IS fair to say water is probably the most precious commodity on farms across Australia, whether it...

Archive

17 JUNE 2016
Water infrastructure for Gippsland announced

Water infrastructure for Gippsland announced

THE federal government today announced $675,000 for a feasibility study into the second phase of the...

Archive

08 JUNE 2016
OPINION: Will the north's water be won?

OPINION: Will the north's water be won?

THE big thinkers among our ranks have for about a century floated (read dreamed) grand ideas about developing...

On-farm

02 JUNE 2016
Online tool to improve crop potential

Online tool to improve crop potential

A NEW online soil water tool has been added to the WA Department of Agriculture and Food's suite of weather...

Agronomy

18 MAY 2016
Investment in ag and water to drive growth and jobs

Investment in ag and water to drive growth and jobs

  The government will commit further funding of $88 million to build on initiatives contained in the...

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04 MAY 2016
Farmers welcome new MDBA board member

Farmers welcome new MDBA board member

FARMERS and industry figures have welcomed the appointment of Susan Madden to the board of the Murray...

Archive

21 MARCH 2016
OPINION: Is agriculture the new safe haven?

OPINION: Is agriculture the new safe haven?

HISTORICALLY the shiniest of the precious metals, gold, has served an important secondary function as...

On-farm

10 MARCH 2016
Algal bloom hurts farmers in Victoria

Algal bloom hurts farmers in Victoria

FARMERS in Victoria continue to be impacted by a massive blue-green algal bloom along the River Murray...

Archive

09 MARCH 2016
Register of foreign ownership of water access entitlements

Register of foreign ownership of water access entitlements

A CONSULTATION paper as part of the government's work to establish a register of foreign ownership of...

Archive

22 FEBRUARY 2016
New app to monitor soil water

New app to monitor soil water

GROWERS now have access to locally specific soil water modelling using the new IOS SoilWater app, funded...

Machinery General

01 FEBRUARY 2016