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22

Oct

2019

Drought: More farmers able to access support | Video

More than 30,000 farmers will now be able to access the Farm Household Allowance program.
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22

Oct

2019

Short term drought measures get tick but more work needed

The NFF has nailed the short term objectives in its drought policy but a lot more work is needed on an ongoing drought strategy.
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22

Oct

2019

New FTA's a step closer after bill passes

Enabling legislation for FTA's with Indonesia, Hong Kong and Peru have passed through Australia lower house of parliament and are to go to the senate, with the support of Labor.
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22

Oct

2019

Farmers could be paid more for sustainable practices

Doing good by the environment while also producing a crop, could pay dividends.
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22

Oct

2019

Drought rate help and national ag planning needed

The National Farmers' Federation call for local government rate relief in drought areas will help more than just farmers
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22

Oct

2019

$20,000 prize for agrifood innovators

A train-based data hackathon aims to kick start innovation in the agribusiness sector by bringing together data scientists, farmers and entrepreneurs.
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22

Oct

2019

Drought: More farmers able to access support | Video

More than 30,000 farmers will now be able to access the Farm Household Allowance program.
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22

Oct

2019

Analysts cut further winter crop tonnage in race to the bottom

Australian winter crop estimates are in freefall, with one analyst cutting a massive 22.5pc off national wheat production in a single month.
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22

Oct

2019

Remaining vigilant on disease

It's not the major priority for growers facing dry conditions but pulse disease should not be ignored according to plant pathologists.
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22

Oct

2019

Exit strategy for drought hit farmers part of NFF policy

The NFF has recommended exit packages be provided for drought stricken growers as part of its newly released drought policy.
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22

Oct

2019

How to ask a question of our expert panel

The Making Our Voices Heard advocacy event will run tomorrow from 1.30pm and readers can ask questions of panel members.
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21

Oct

2019

Southern store cattle sale numbers down

There's been a reduction in store cattle being offered this month and a drop in the number of cows being slaughtered.
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21

Oct

2019

SPC sells Kyabram factory to new jam, sauce business

New jam owners to keep processing the IXL and Taylor's brands in northern Victoria
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21

Oct

2019

Fortune fabas the brave

A new faba bean designed for high rainfall zones was released last week.
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21

Oct

2019

New digital milk trading, price transparency platform launches

A national digital marketplace similar to AuctionsPlus has launched for milk producers and processors to trade on.
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21

Oct

2019

East coast abalone company wins big at national awards

Tasmania's great produce has helped a seafood producer win a national award.
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21

Oct

2019

ICPA hails Senate support for hardship fund

Unanimous Senate support for the establishment of a Rural Hardship Education Fund has been hailed by the Isolated Children's Parents' Association as much-needed recognition as it endeavours to bring the fund into being.
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21

Oct

2019

Lessons in pastures for southern producers

Producers big and small around Yass in southern NSW are learning about pasture management for good and bad times.
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21

Oct

2019

Feed additive packs punch on methane

Is this the answer to reducing methane emissions?
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21

Oct

2019

Chickpea set for regal reception

A new kabuli chickpea is likely to be an alternative to the Genesis 90 variety across both the northern and southern chickpea zones.
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21

Oct

2019

Ag's successful strategies no longer good enough - time for levy re-think

What got Australian agriculture to where it is today will not suffice for the future it needs to build.
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20

Oct

2019

Record MSA returns to farmgate

MSA delivers $84 a head premium to producers.
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20

Oct

2019

Wheat futures near year's top price

CBOT wheat futures surged last week, but Australian wheat prices have not followed.
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20

Oct

2019

Cargo Fresh snags snare a following

Central West paddock to plate business with a twist gains momentum.
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20

Oct

2019

Plastic reduced as hort industry looks at compost wraps

A compostable shrink-wrap for cucumbers has been developed in SA.
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20

Oct

2019

Bayer gets short with corn varieties

Bayer is set to release a short stature corn for better handling efficiency.
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19

Oct

2019

Food discussion needs farmers

Farmers, it's time to be heard about food production and the role you play.
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18

Oct

2019

Cheese growth to underpin dairy sector: Rabobank

THERE is plenty of opportunity for the Ausrtralian dairy sector to embrace the global cheese market across the coming years, despite some early signs of volatility, a recently-released report claims.
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17

Oct

2019

Agribusiness buzz in brief

A quick check on what's some of the players are up up to in the world of agribusiness
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17

Oct

2019

Red Meat 2030 sets goals for industry future

The red meat industry's strategic plan to guide their priorities for the next 10 years has been launched.
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17

Oct

2019

Investing in farmland yielded 12.5pc return in 2018-19

Annualised returns from the property portfolio monitored by the Australian Farmland Index increased one per cent point last financial year
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17

Oct

2019

Dairy numbers drop across SA

AS MANY as 5 per cent of the state's dairy businesses have left the industry in recent months, with Dairysafe reporting 220 registered dairies.
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17

Oct

2019

Bungalora sold at auction

Bungalora Farm has sold at a Ray White Rural auction for $3.27 million.
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17

Oct

2019

Wheels turning on red meat structure reform

RMAC boss issues plea: If you're answer is no, give a solution.
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17

Oct

2019

Damn ewe Uncle Sam - NFF strikes out at US tariff hypocrisy

When the Pentagon and New York's twin towers were smashed by al-Qaeda terrorist attacks, Ian Donges, was at the centre of the drama, caught in Washington trying to end US import tariffs on Aussie lamb.
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17

Oct

2019

Senator makes a stand against CASA red tape

Queensland Nationals Senator Susan McDonald has backed her conviction that new Civil Aviation Safety Authority regulations will do nothing to improve safety standards for Angel Flight users, going against the government line in the process.
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17

Oct

2019

Farmers weigh up Bayer's big data pricing proposal

Bayer's outcome-based pricing concept has got farmers interested - although they say there are still many questions to be answered.
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17

Oct

2019

14-year-old Holstein nabs Cow of the Year

A fourteen year old black and white Holstein owned by Master Breeder Gorbro Holsteins of Cohuna, Victoria, has been named the 2019 Holstein Australia Cow of the Year .
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16

Oct

2019

ACCC goes bush to seek views on water trade

Irrigators and other market participants are being urged to share their views on how water markets work in the Murray Darling Basin
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16

Oct

2019

Red Meat 2030 launched in Canberra

The red meat industry's strategic plan to guide their priorities for the next 10 years has been launched in Canberra.
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16

Oct

2019

Global dairy prices lift slightly as milk supplies tighten

Dairy production and consumption indicators are pointing to increasing price on global markets for the rest of the year
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16

Oct

2019

Community leads battle against wild deer

DeerScan notches up more than 1700 sightings.
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16

Oct

2019

Export bans and bitter water plans - NFF's decade of discontent

As the National Farmers' Federation celebrates 40 years of leadership this week, we've been looking back at the highs and lows of each decade of advocacy. Here's a look at 2010 to 2019.
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16

Oct

2019

New appointments for Holstein Australia

Holstein Australia has announced some new appointments, including a new director.
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16

Oct

2019

Growers must fly the sustainability flag higher

A farm's sustainable credentials are increasingly worth worrying about.
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15

Oct

2019

Taxpayer lobby angry with pork tourist's deportation

Taxpayer lobby upset about the cost involved in expelling Vietnamese quarantine breaching tourist
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15

Oct

2019

'Hyperactive' 80-yr-old vet retires to run two dairy farms

Legendary dairy vet Jakob Malmo has 'retired' at 80 to run two large dairy farms in the Macalister Irrigation District.
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15

Oct

2019

Australia's oldest dairy leads with renewable cartons

Brownes Dairy will replace their existing milk cartons with an Australian first - a carton package made entirely from plant-based, renewable materials.
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15

Oct

2019

Why farmers should avoid magic and opt for science

Comment: Too much attention is placed on fads say agribusiness consultants, Phil Holmes and Ian McLean.
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15

Oct

2019

Drought bites harder at ag processing sector jobs

Irrigation sector employers are tipping more belt tightening as the droughty season ahead looks set to deliver near-record summer harvest lows
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