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FARMERS and producers have failed to sway Treasurer Joe Hockey on the takeover of Primo by beef giant JBS Holdings.

Hockey approves JBS takeover of Primo  

FARMERS and producers have failed to sway Treasurer Joe Hockey on the takeover of Primo by beef giant JBS Holdings.
WARREN Truss has outlined the importance of infrastructure to farm sector profitability at the annual ABARES Outlook conference in Canberra. 04 Mar 15 WARREN Truss has outlined the importance of infrastructure to farm sector profitability at the annual ABARES Outlook...
PARTS of southwest Queensland and northwest NSW are seeing some very hot temperatures considering summer is over. 04 Mar 15 PARTS of southwest Queensland and northwest NSW are seeing some very hot temperatures considering summer is over.
CATTLE saleyard prices should sit just above 400c/kg in 2015-16, and stay there to 2017-18, says ABARES. 04 Mar 15 1 CATTLE saleyard prices should sit just above 400c/kg in 2015-16, and stay there to 2017-18, says ABARES.
DARLING Downs researcher Tracy Muller has received the Australian Pork Limited Award for her research into the causes of lameness in sows. 04 Mar 15 DARLING Downs researcher Tracy Muller has received the Australian Pork Limited Award for her research into the...
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DESPITE rampant demand and an export-friendly dollar, the total value of Australian farm production and exports is actually slipping. DESPITE rampant demand and an export-friendly dollar, the total value of Australian farm production and exports is...

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Yes but Ted to openly admit that doesn't further their extreme events AGW cult theory now does it.
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Err excuse me Nico but Max's question is far from silly. A cooling of the temperature would be
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Usually, Malcolm, when the competition is cheaper then you have to match their price to retain
FARMERS and producers have failed to sway Treasurer Joe Hockey on the takeover of Primo by beef giant JBS Holdings. 

FARMERS and producers have failed to sway Treasurer Joe Hockey on the takeover of Primo by beef giant JBS Holdings.

MINISTER for Agriculture and Fisheries and Minister for Sport and Racing, Bill Byrne, today left on a tour of western Queensland to visit local producers and graziers.
“I’m looking forward to getting into the field with local growers and producers to hear directly from them,” Mr Byrne said.
03 Mar 15 MINISTER for Agriculture and Fisheries and Minister for Sport and Racing, Bill Byrne, today left on a tour of...
27 Feb 15  1 THE federal government is throwing $53.36 million at Queensland to fix 17 bridges across the state.

CATTLE saleyard prices should sit just above 400c/kg in 2015-16, and stay there to 2017-18, says ABARES.04 Mar 15  1 CATTLE saleyard prices should sit just above 400c/kg in 2015-16, and stay there to 2017-18, says ABARES.
IT WAS a simple snap of a typical day on the farm which Sue Francis decided to share: little did she know the image would go viral.04 Mar 15 IT WAS a simple snap of a typical day on the farm which Sue Francis decided to share: little did she know the image...
LAMB slaughterings will soar to 22.3m this year, the highest number for 43 years, as producers enjoy a rise in average saleyard prices. LAMB slaughterings will soar to 22.3m this year, the highest number for 43 years, as producers enjoy a rise in...

NSW and Queensland wool growers are set to benefit from a wealth of industry knowledge, with Brett Smith joining Elders.27 Feb 15 NSW and Queensland wool growers are set to benefit from a wealth of industry knowledge, with Brett Smith joining Elders.
UQ vet students gained valuable hands-on experience in the sheep and wool industry on Orungal at Inglewood last week.10 Feb 15 UQ vet students gained valuable hands-on experience in the sheep and wool industry on Orungal at Inglewood last week.
AUSTRALIAN grain and oilseed production is forecast to rise over the next five years, but there are no spectacular price rises on the horizon.04 Mar 15 AUSTRALIAN grain and oilseed production is forecast to rise over the next five years, but there are no spectacular...
WEST Carnamah farmer Bob Dempster took a trip to Dongara on Sunday leaving at 9am.03 Mar 15  1 WEST Carnamah farmer Bob Dempster took a trip to Dongara on Sunday leaving at 9am.

FEDERAL authorities have not increased the broader surveillance of imported frozen berries despite 18 cases of hepatitis A linked to frozen berries imported from China.24 Feb 15 FEDERAL authorities have not increased the broader surveillance of imported frozen berries despite 18 cases of...
NORTH QUEENSLAND banana growers are in a state of shock after a plantation near Tully tested positive to Tropical Race-4 Panama Disease.04 Mar 15 NORTH QUEENSLAND banana growers are in a state of shock after a plantation near Tully tested positive to Tropical...
FOR almost a year a real estate agent in WA has been asking the same question: Would you like a Stonehenge with your new home?24 Feb 15 FOR almost a year a real estate agent in WA has been asking the same question: Would you like a Stonehenge with your...
AUSTRALIA'S largest landholder, S Kidman & Co, has given up its sublease of the famous Nappa Merrie Station in Queensland.23 Feb 15 AUSTRALIA'S largest landholder, S Kidman & Co, has given up its sublease of the famous Nappa Merrie Station in...
CELEBRITY chef Alastair McLeod has one enduring memory of a visit to the beef capital of Australia several years ago.04 Feb 15 CELEBRITY chef Alastair McLeod has one enduring memory of a visit to the beef capital of Australia several years ago.
IT started with a secret family recipe on a property in the Lockyer Valley and grew into a dream of sharing a unique hand-crafted product with the world.01 Feb 15 IT started with a secret family recipe on a property in the Lockyer Valley and grew into a dream of sharing a unique...

AFTER attracting one of the best crowds in recent years to the 2014 Millmerran Show Rodeo, organiser Henry Wolski is upbeat about the chances of a bumper turnout for this year's rodeo on Saturday. The rodeo is the eighth run by the Australian Professional Rodeo Association and as always, attracts some of the best riders in the nation.01 Mar 15 AFTER attracting one of the best crowds in recent years to the 2014 Millmerran Show Rodeo, organiser Henry Wolski is...
ONE of the state's most disadvantaged rugby league teams is now equipped to let their rising stars take the field.26 Feb 15 ONE of the state's most disadvantaged rugby league teams is now equipped to let their rising stars take the field.