Last year's national crop was the smallest since 2007-08, in spite of the second biggest year on record in Western Australia.
Brazilian soybean production down, a new glasshouse development closer to reality and new CBH directors.
The seed production industry is confident there will be no broadscale shortages of seed before this autumn's plant.
People who breach biosecurity requirements more than twice could risk not being granted entry to Australia under proposed new laws.
The GRDC has established a $50 million ag-tech development fund, together with a venture capital business, Artesian.
Sponsored content: A bio-stimulant has made the difference for a successful grower who has harvested one of the few barley crops in drought stricken northern NSW.
The recent BOM seasonal outlook does not contain good news for northern Australian farmers looking for rain.
A government committee in WA threw out a push to implement legislation to protect growers from GM contamination, presented by the Greens.
It hasn't been a particularly cheery start to 2019 for the cotton sector and international pricing trends are not helping the situation.