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$20m WA native land deal clears way for Anketell Port

Aboriginal land owners have signed a $20 million deal with the West Australian government paving the way for the development of a new port and iron ore export route from the Pilbara.
Aboriginal land owners have signed a $20 million deal with the West Australian government paving the way for the development of a new port and iron ore export route from the Pilbara.
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AWI chairman Wally Merriman says a scheme to regulate the supply of wool into auction markets may be needed to stop wild price fluctuations. AWI chairman Wally Merriman says a scheme to regulate the supply of wool into auction markets may be needed to stop wild price fluctuations.
FEDERAL Trade Minister Andrew Robb has hit back at the farm sector’s criticism of the Australia-Japan trade agreement. FEDERAL Trade Minister Andrew Robb has hit back at the farm sector’s criticism of the Australia-Japan trade agreement.
MOST northern beef businesses are currently not economically sustainable, a new analysis of the sector has found. MOST northern beef businesses are currently not economically sustainable, a new analysis of the sector has found.
HIGH oleic oil canola, which is prized by end-users for its healthy oil profile, is finding a wider fit across Australia. HIGH oleic oil canola, which is prized by end-users for its healthy oil profile, is finding a wider fit across Australia.
24 Apr 14 Motorists are being advised to avoid travelling north on the M1 Pacific Highway after an accident closed on northbound lands on Thursday afternoon.
24 Apr 14 A Sydney man has found a horse's head on the bonnet of his car, which was also badly damaged, outside his home in Sydney's north-west.
24 Apr 14 Sydneysiders are being bathed by late-season warmth, the warmest for this late in autumn in 28 years, with the city exceeding 29 degrees at lunchtime.
It was young love, lost far sooner than either teenager could ever have imagined.
24 Apr 14 It was young love, lost far sooner than either teenager could ever have imagined.
Uber’s disruptive technology is threatening the very powerful, very well-connected taxi industry.
24 Apr 14 Uber’s disruptive technology is threatening the very powerful, very well-connected taxi industry.
24 Apr 14 Barack Obama’s grand vision for America’s place in the so-called Asian century still remains a work-in-progress, or less charitably a policy in search of substance.
The Department of Human Services botched a massive crackdown on Medicare rorting by doctors, leaving taxpayers with a $128 million shortfall.
24 Apr 14 The Department of Human Services botched a massive crackdown on Medicare rorting by doctors, leaving taxpayers with a $128 million shortfall.
Pharmacists are copping abuse and threats from customers incensed after being refused addictive over-the-counter pills, in outbursts some have dubbed “codeine tantrums”.
24 Apr 14 Pharmacists are copping abuse and threats from customers incensed after being refused addictive over-the-counter pills, in outbursts some have dubbed “codeine tantrums”.
Hardware giant Bunnings recalls M-spa Silver Cloud inflatable spa after two customers reported electric shocks while using the product.
24 Apr 14 Hardware giant Bunnings recalls M-spa Silver Cloud inflatable spa after two customers reported electric shocks while using the product.
Is no one safe from Kyle Sandilands? Radio's resident behemoth has cemented his spot at the top of Sydney's FM dial - cannibalising friends and enemies along the way. Now he has the ABC in his sights.
24 Apr 14 Is no one safe from Kyle Sandilands? Radio's resident behemoth has cemented his spot at the top of Sydney's FM dial - cannibalising friends and enemies along the way. Now he has the ABC...
24 Apr 14 The debris found on a beach in Western Australia's south-west may not have been from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 but ocean experts say it is likely that debris from the plane...
Four weeks ago today, I was hit by a car.
24 Apr 14 Four weeks ago today, I was hit by a car.
In an emotional scene outside court, a father whose daughter died in a roadside crash has hugged the man who was driving the truck that killed her.
24 Apr 14 In an emotional scene outside court, a father whose daughter died in a roadside crash has hugged the man who was driving the truck that killed her.
24 Apr 14 Once upon a time, during the visit of a new, young and good-looking Queen Elizabeth, making the first visit to Australia by a British monarch, the outpouring of curiosity, celebration...
A Perth mother, who gave birth prematurely while on holiday in Bali, is counting her blessings that her son survived and has urged other expectant mums to check insurance fine print before travelling pregnant.
24 Apr 14 A Perth mother, who gave birth prematurely while on holiday in Bali, is counting her blessings that her son survived and has urged other expectant mums to check insurance fine print...
24 Apr 14 TEDx Sydney takes place on Sunday at the Sydney Opera House. We asked some of the speakers involved to nominate their favourite TED talks of all time.
The pending returns of Heath Shaw and Callan Ward for Greater Western Sydney this week would be a welcome injection of experience after the AFL’s youngest roster featured 20 players with fewer than 50 games in their defeat to the Crows last round.
24 Apr 14 The pending returns of Heath Shaw and Callan Ward for Greater Western Sydney this week would be a welcome injection of experience after the AFL’s youngest roster featured 20 players with...
24 Apr 14 Enough of the rules for the modern gentleman - what about the modern gentlewoman? The Telegraph offers its guide to being a 21st-century lady
24 Apr 14 Qantas Airways's plans to defer deliveries of newer, more fuel efficient aircraft appears to be bucking the global trend, based on comments from Boeing chief executive Jim McNerney.
24 Apr 14 The debris found on a beach in Western Australia is not connected to missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau says.
A man was bashed senseless in a pre-meditated attack before he was tied up with rope, gagged with his own underpants and left for dead, court documents allege.
24 Apr 14 A man was bashed senseless in a pre-meditated attack before he was tied up with rope, gagged with his own underpants and left for dead, court documents allege.
Sydney taxi drivers and the NSW Taxi Council are furious with a new initiative launched by US tech start-up Uber that allows car owners to use their own vehicles to taxi people around for a fee.
24 Apr 14 Sydney taxi drivers and the NSW Taxi Council are furious with a new initiative launched by US tech start-up Uber that allows car owners to use their own vehicles to taxi people around...
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Sorry Chops, but the reality is already here, we have been relegated to a nation of price takers
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I am in Dubai at the moment staggered by the price for Australian beef at any one of hundreds
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Rob an underpinning principle of a spot market that needs to be embedded is that the producers
17 Apr 14  1 Farmers welcome new interactive weather service.
17 Apr 14 International agricultural consultants to speak in Brisbane.