There may be good supplies available, but farmers are still being urged to put their fertiliser orders in early.
Farmers will be able to buy hybrid canola seed with the new TruFlex herbicide resistance trait this year.
Australian sugar cane production is expected to remain static in the medium term according to ABARES.
Australia's ag R&D will be driven forward by more collaboration and more regionalisation says the team beind a report into the sector.
As Aussie farmers start to scan the skies for an autumn break, many areas have big soil moisture deficits.
ABARES is flagging increased grain production across the board this season - with the important caveat that season-opening rains are needed.