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A SALAD comprising quinoa, black lentils, roasted barley and	chickpeas been named the 2016 International Year of Pulses Australian Signature Dish.

Winning combo of grain flavour  

A SALAD comprising quinoa, black lentils, roasted barley and chickpeas been named the 2016 International Year of Pulses Australian
GRASSFED beef represents a growing niche market for Aus exports into large US market, where lamb and beef sales have surged significantly. 4:00 AM GRASSFED beef represents a growing niche market for Aus exports into large US market, where lamb and beef sales have...
IT IS India's time to shine in world grain markets, according to Australian Grains Industry Conference (AGIC) international guest speaker. 29 Jul 15 IT IS India's time to shine in world grain markets, according to Australian Grains Industry Conference (AGIC)...
QUEENSLAND farm group AgForce will launch a new bursary in honour of Bollon grazier, the late Gus McGown, at an AgForce conference dinner in Toowoomba Thursday night. 29 Jul 15 QUEENSLAND farm group AgForce will launch a new bursary in honour of Bollon grazier, the late Gus McGown, at an...
AT the close of Tuesday’s markets, the Eastern Young Cattle Indicator (EYCI) finished at 551.50¢, up 4¢/kg cwt. 29 Jul 15 AT the close of Tuesday’s markets, the Eastern Young Cattle Indicator (EYCI) finished at 551.50¢, up 4¢/kg cwt.
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The TPA law requires disclosure of any agreement 60 days before it’s signed and long before
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Amazing Nico has tried to debate me without quoting a reference to some site somewhere. Nico,
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Angry, have you read the report by Dr Rawlins? It's very interesting, though it kicks no one in
TRADE Minister Andrew Robb has been cautioned against delivering poor outcomes for Australian agriculture and farmers during TPP negotiations. TRADE Minister Andrew Robb has been cautioned against delivering poor outcomes for Australian agriculture and...

THE planets have aligned for avocado growers, with some receiving the best prices they've seen in 40 years.27 Jul 15 THE planets have aligned for avocado growers, with some receiving the best prices they've seen in 40 years.
Nestled in the Glasshouse Mountains in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, the Fullerton family of macadamia growers are finally beginning to reap the benefits of the seeds they sowed almost 20 years ago.13 Jul 15 Nestled in the Glasshouse Mountains in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, the Fullerton family of macadamia growers are...
GRASSFED beef represents a growing niche market for Aus exports into large US market, where lamb and beef sales have surged significantly. GRASSFED beef represents a growing niche market for Aus exports into large US market, where lamb and beef sales have...

THE Wrangler Feedyard in Texas is a mighty food-production machine. A staggering 650 tonnes of feed is mixed each and every day to feed the 46,000 cattle that call Wrangler home for 100 to 400 days on grain, depending on the requirements of the customer.28 Jul 15  3 THE Wrangler Feedyard in Texas is a mighty food-production machine. A staggering 650 tonnes of feed is mixed each...
EXPORTERS have welcomed the landmark China deal but many have cautioned there was still work to be done.23 Jul 15 EXPORTERS have welcomed the landmark China deal but many have cautioned there was still work to be done.
DEMAND for WA sheepmeat is growing faster than supply can meet it, according to Department of Agriculture and Food senior research officer Kimbal Curtis. DEMAND for WA sheepmeat is growing faster than supply can meet it, according to Department of Agriculture and Food...

EVENING entertainment at the Ekka will get a whole lot more authentic this year with the inclusion of the sheep dog trials from 6pm.24 Jul 15 EVENING entertainment at the Ekka will get a whole lot more authentic this year with the inclusion of the sheep dog...
23 Jul 15 TODAY's Auctions Plus sheep sale consisted of 11,524 head across the eastern states and saw an increase of 3,654 head from last week.
GRAIN marketing, storage and logistics group Emerald Grain is rebranding its local grain accumulation businesses.29 Jul 15 GRAIN marketing, storage and logistics group Emerald Grain is rebranding its local grain accumulation businesses.
THE newly minted US-Iran nuclear deal will deliver an 'avalanche of trade' for Western businesses, predicts the boss of Australian ag giant Sunrice.29 Jul 15 THE newly minted US-Iran nuclear deal will deliver an "avalanche of trade" for Western businesses, predicts the boss...
CASE IH has launched its new data system AFS Connect which allows for clear and efficient access to farm equipment information for users. CASE IH has launched its new data system AFS Connect which allows for clear and efficient access to farm equipment...

THE world’s first research centre dedicated to combating Queensland fruit fly is a step closer, with the state government signing an agreement with Horticulture Innovation Australia to build and manage the National Sterile Insect Technology facility at Port Augusta.23 Jul 15 THE world’s first research centre dedicated to combating Queensland fruit fly is a step closer, with the state...
A STAGGERING 85 per cent of the country's 2015 winegrape harvest of 1.67 million tonnes was produced at a loss, with just 6pc of national production profitable.26 Jul 15 A STAGGERING 85 per cent of the country's 2015 winegrape harvest of 1.67 million tonnes was produced at a loss, with...
RIVAL bidders have emerged for an entire portfolio of agricultural land owned by BG Group's Queensland Gas Company.27 Jul 15  1 RIVAL bidders have emerged for an entire portfolio of agricultural land owned by BG Group's Queensland Gas Company.
DEMAND for Taroom property continues with the 2573-hectare Belle Eau selling at auction for $3.35 million yesterday.17 Jul 15 DEMAND for Taroom property continues with the 2573-hectare Belle Eau selling at auction for $3.35 million yesterday.
YOUNG farmers are notching up the competition to a whole new level, showcasing ag each night at the Ekka.22 Jul 15 YOUNG farmers are notching up the competition to a whole new level, showcasing ag each night at the Ekka.
THERE are no drawings and there are no plans. But Granite Belt artisan David Wright will create just about anything you can think of from steel through his farm-based business Waverley Forge.19 Jul 15 THERE are no drawings and there are no plans. But Granite Belt artisan David Wright will create just about anything...

THE bulls from the Darren Brandenburg string have the chance to go riderless for a second week running when the Australian Professional Rodeo Association rides into Richmond for the third rodeo on its northern run on Saturday, July 25.24 Jul 15 THE bulls from the Darren Brandenburg string have the chance to go riderless for a second week running when the...
TO be crowned the overall champion of champions at the Paradise Lagoons Campdraft held outside Rockhampton will be an unforgettable experience.22 Jul 15 TO be crowned the overall champion of champions at the Paradise Lagoons Campdraft held outside Rockhampton will be...