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A NEW MLA guide provides information to producers regarding coal seam gas operations on livestock properties.
A NEW MLA guide provides information to producers regarding coal seam gas operations on livestock properties.
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THE claim by federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt that the Great Artesian Basin Sustainability Initiative will be restarted with funds from Indian coalminer Adani have been met with scepticism by those working to reinstate the water-saving program. THE claim by federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt that the Great Artesian Basin Sustainability Initiative will be restarted with funds from Indian coalminer Adani have been met with scepticism by those working to reinstate the water-saving program.
AUSTRALIAN Lamb Group's decision to indefinitely suspend trade to Russia has been met with industry caution. AUSTRALIAN Lamb Group's decision to indefinitely suspend trade to Russia has been met with industry caution.
THE prospect of farmers making one annual payment towards a single, strong farm advocacy voice is a possibility. THE prospect of farmers making one annual payment towards a single, strong farm advocacy voice is a possibility.
THERE may have been a marked drop in cereal prices over the past six months, but for pulse producers it's the opposite. THERE may have been a marked drop in cereal prices over the past six months, but for pulse producers it's the opposite.
ANDREW Forrest's vision to build on the Australian-Chinese relationship took another step this morning.
11:26 AM ANDREW Forrest's vision to build on the Australian-Chinese relationship took another step this morning.
CONSIDERABLE canola crop losses in the southern region have led to the emergency funding package of $315,000.
10:52 AM CONSIDERABLE canola crop losses in the southern region have led to the emergency funding package of $315,000. | Canola virus raises alarm  | Bees hit in canola virus fight 
AUSTRALIA'S obsession with building new roads at the expense of rail ­networks is harming the country's international competitiveness.
9:30 AM AUSTRALIA'S obsession with building new roads at the expense of rail ­networks is harming the country's international competitiveness. | North's 20-year investment 'window'  | GrainCorp's $200m country upgrade 
WOOLWORTHS is fighting back against arch rival Coles's moves into the financial services sector by securing a new trademark for its Woolworths Money brand.
9:00 AM WOOLWORTHS is fighting back against arch rival Coles's moves into the financial services sector by securing a new trademark for its Woolworths Money brand. | Coles: banking on your cash  | Woolies moves into finance 
NEW ZEALAND dairy farmers should trim the fat and pay close attention to farm costs this season after Fonterra cut its forecast milk price on Tuesday, DairyNZ says.
8:39 AM NEW ZEALAND dairy farmers should trim the fat and pay close attention to farm costs this season after Fonterra cut its forecast milk price on Tuesday, DairyNZ says. | NZ dairy exporters battle dollar  | Aus needs dairy boost: McKinsey 
FORMER Victorian premier Jeff Kennett backed the Business Council of Australia's call for an industry policy that promotes specific industries, such as agriculture, a plan criticised as a
8:30 AM FORMER Victorian premier Jeff Kennett backed the Business Council of Australia's call for an industry policy that promotes specific industries, such as agriculture, a plan criticised as... | Ag's place in global food waste  | Investors want slice of chicken 
THE threat of an El Nino weather event is receding with atmospheric conditions over the Pacific largely failing to respond to warming ocean waters, the Bureau of Meteorology.
6:35 AM  6 THE threat of an El Nino weather event is receding with atmospheric conditions over the Pacific largely failing to respond to warming ocean waters, the Bureau of Meteorology. | Brace for an Antarctic blast  | Mixed season forecast 
MORE than 600 beef producers across northern Australia have been invited to join a voluntary rural debt survey as grazing industry leaders look to ramp up efforts to address the escalating rural debt crisis.
4:00 AM  1 MORE than 600 beef producers across northern Australia have been invited to join a voluntary rural debt survey as grazing industry leaders look to ramp up efforts to address the...
BOHNING Yards in the Northern Territory has added another dimension to the Australian Livestock Markets Association since it joined earlier this year.
4:00 AM BOHNING Yards in the Northern Territory has added another dimension to the Australian Livestock Markets Association since it joined earlier this year.
Cattle - Beef
THE surge of lambs into the saleyards has put pressure on prices forcing some markets to lose ground for the fifth week in a row.
4:00 AM  2 THE surge of lambs into the saleyards has put pressure on prices forcing some markets to lose ground for the fifth week in a row.
AUSTRALIAN Lamb Group's decision to indefinitely suspend trade to Russia has been met with industry caution.
4:00 AM  6 AUSTRALIAN Lamb Group's decision to indefinitely suspend trade to Russia has been met with industry caution. | Record May for lamb exports  | Good news for lamb producers 
THE WA beef industry has a bright future, says Minderoo Group's Eric Broad.
4:00 AM THE WA beef industry has a bright future, says Minderoo Group's Eric Broad.
Cattle - Beef
WA PASTORALISTS have welcomed a decrease in their rent agreements, but wish it had come sooner.
4:00 AM WA PASTORALISTS have welcomed a decrease in their rent agreements, but wish it had come sooner.
SUBSTANTIAL July rains have helped South Coast crops bounce back following a less than ideal start to the season.
4:00 AM SUBSTANTIAL July rains have helped South Coast crops bounce back following a less than ideal start to the season.
THE prospect of farmers making one annual payment towards a single, strong farm advocacy voice is a possibility.
4:00 AM  17 THE prospect of farmers making one annual payment towards a single, strong farm advocacy voice is a possibility. | Country Caucus chooses leaders  | Restructure 'on the table' 
IN the Channel Country, no-one can hear you tweet.
4:00 AM IN the Channel Country, no-one can hear you tweet. | Organic beef on forum's plate  | Ag's place in global food waste 
Cattle - Beef
CANOLA has taken its place among the winter crops growing on Cameron and Belinda Saal’s Darling Downs farm, Araloma, near Brookstead for the fourth year in a row.
4:00 AM CANOLA has taken its place among the winter crops growing on Cameron and Belinda Saal’s Darling Downs farm, Araloma, near Brookstead for the fourth year in a row.
COTTON Australia’s important work on policy, advocacy and stewardship includes leadership programs to build the industry's future.
4:00 AM COTTON Australia’s important work on policy, advocacy and stewardship includes leadership programs to build the industry's future. | Cotton's young guns named  | Exploring cotton's 'true grit' 
ONE-THIRD of Australia is bracing for an Antarctic blast set to hit tomorrow and spread north.
30 Jul 14 ONE-THIRD of Australia is bracing for an Antarctic blast set to hit tomorrow and spread north. | Dry continues to bite  | Mixed season forecast 
WORKING with semen and testicles is no laughing matter but a sense of humour is essential, says bull whisperer Robyn.
30 Jul 14 WORKING with semen and testicles is no laughing matter but a sense of humour is essential, says bull whisperer Robyn.  | The tweet taste of a beef brand  | Lifting productivity with high... 
AN $800 million Rex Minerals copper mine may prove a battleground for SA environmentalists and economic growth advocates.
30 Jul 14 AN $800 million Rex Minerals copper mine may prove a battleground for SA environmentalists and economic growth advocates. | Who wins, who loses when carbon...  | Telstra in $150m NBN fibre deal 
LONGWARRY Food Park could be the next Australian dairy asset to fall into foreign hands as surging demand for milk powders and infant formula in Asia drive a rush of takeovers in the sector.
30 Jul 14 LONGWARRY Food Park could be the next Australian dairy asset to fall into foreign hands as surging demand for milk powders and infant formula in Asia drive a rush of takeovers in the sector. | Farmer co-ops add 'muscle'  | Rising exports the end of $1 milk? 
AGRICULTURAL businesses need to be given greater latitude to merge and build scale to beat foreign competitors, say exporters.
30 Jul 14  13 AGRICULTURAL businesses need to be given greater latitude to merge and build scale to beat foreign competitors, say exporters. | Aus needs dairy boost: McKinsey  | Rising exports the end of $1 milk? 
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cont.... And guess what? you bet it, they were predicting a 70-80% of above median rainfall. How
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Yes, coops are worth another look. Thinks about Rabobank, Danish Crown, Flora Holland, Land
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Who is foolish? The only people that are foolish are all the media reports we get about how we
THE State government’s pledge to make agriculture one of the four pillars of the economy appear to have fallen by the wayside if its Queensland Plan is anything to go by.12:13 PM THE State government’s pledge to make agriculture one of the four pillars of the economy appear to have fallen by...
MORE than 600 beef producers across northern Australia have been invited to join a voluntary rural debt survey as grazing industry leaders look to ramp up efforts to address the escalating rural debt crisis.
4:00 AM  1 MORE than 600 beef producers across northern Australia have been invited to join a voluntary rural debt survey as...