Award-winning water sensor has broad application across ag

Award-winning water sensor has broad application across ag

AN ENGINEERING researcher from the University of Western Australia has won an Australian government science...

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14 MARCH 2014
Revolutionary tool tests grapevine water levels

Revolutionary tool tests grapevine water levels

A DEVICE that looks similar to a supermarket hand-held scanner can be pointed at a grapevine and reveal...

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31 JANUARY 2014
Murray-Darling water sold back to farmers

Murray-Darling water sold back to farmers

UP TO $3 million in water allocations will be traded back to farmers in the Murray-Darling Basin, following...

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22 JANUARY 2014
Groundwater must be protected

Groundwater must be protected

  AN EMINENT Australian water scientist has urged the world to take better care of its groundwater...

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03 JANUARY 2014
Water efficiency boost in Qld

Water efficiency boost in Qld

QUEENSLAND'S farmers are set to benefit from a boost to water efficiency, after the state government...

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20 DECEMBER 2013
Drought buster lends a hand

Drought buster lends a hand

DEVASTATING drought conditions are continuing across eastern Australia, meaning a reliable fuel efficient...

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06 DECEMBER 2013
Early bore relief for struggling horticulturists

Early bore relief for struggling horticulturists

A DRILLING program in Carnarvon, Western Australia to install bores for horticulturalists is being fast-tracked...

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02 DECEMBER 2013
SW rainfall decline caused by deforestation

SW rainfall decline caused by deforestation

WATER research experts have called for urgent reforestation to reduce climate change caused by widespread...

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22 NOVEMBER 2013
Ag and mining future depends critically on water availability

Ag and mining future depends critically on water availability

WATER availability will be the critical link to determine whether the next mining boom takes off, while...

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28 OCTOBER 2013
Farmers praise govt commitment to basin plan

Farmers praise govt commitment to basin plan

THE federal government has confirmed it will cap water purchases under the Murray-Darling Basin Plan...

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16 OCTOBER 2013
More details released on Ord River project

More details released on Ord River project

A WATER management plan to help cater for the needs of the Ord expansion project in the Goomig and Knox...

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07 OCTOBER 2013
Local approach pays off for non-wetting solutions

Local approach pays off for non-wetting solutions

  Breakthroughs are being made in the battle against water repellent soils in Western Australia as...

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30 SEPTEMBER 2013