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AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation (AWI) has launched the 2015 WoolPoll with an appeal to woolgrowers to vote for a two per cent levy to continue.

AWI urges growers to maintain 2pc levy  

AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation (AWI) has launched the 2015 WoolPoll with an appeal to woolgrowers to vote for a two per cent levy to continue.
SHEEPMEAT industry heavyweight Roger Fletcher has told a federal government inquiry his industry sector should “split” from co-management with beef and other meat commodities. 27 Aug 15 3 SHEEPMEAT industry heavyweight Roger Fletcher has told a federal government inquiry his industry sector should...
THE Abbott Government has released its Wine Equalisation Tax (WET) Rebate Discussion Paper aimed at pruning market distorting wine industry subsidies. 28 Aug 15 THE Abbott Government has released its Wine Equalisation Tax (WET) Rebate Discussion Paper aimed at pruning market...
WARRING graingrower groups have been told they must provide a common view on industry issues to the GRDC. 28 Aug 15 3 WARRING graingrower groups have been told they must provide a common view on industry issues to the GRDC.
FIVE Australian students have been selected as the 2015 Australian national meat judging team to travel to the US in January. 28 Aug 15 1 FIVE Australian students have been selected as the 2015 Australian national meat judging team to travel to the US in...
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Pleased that common sense has prevailed. Being close to the policy makers cannot be underestimated
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JohnCarpenter, The lamb and mutton job is going okay- we must be doing some things right.
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Spot on X. Let the Chinese buy as long as we can buy freely in China
BELEAGUERED supermarket giant Woolworths has suffered a 12.5 per cent slump in its full-year net profit. BELEAGUERED supermarket giant Woolworths has suffered a 12.5 per cent slump in its full-year net profit.

ANIMALS have been front and centre of Wendy Parish's life since she was a child growing up on her parents' dairy farm near Colac in south-west Victoria.27 Aug 15 ANIMALS have been front and centre of Wendy Parish's life since she was a child growing up on her parents' dairy...
AN equine influenza outbreak in 2007 triggered Rebecca Stacey to kick-start a career in agriculture.27 Aug 15 AN equine influenza outbreak in 2007 triggered Rebecca Stacey to kick-start a career in agriculture.
A GROUNDBREAKING new deal will see Chinese consumers able to buy Australian chilled beef direct online for the first time.
28 Aug 15 A GROUNDBREAKING new deal will see Chinese consumers able to buy Australian chilled beef direct online for the first...
A CHINESE real estate, infrastructure and agriculture conglomerate could become the biggest owner of farmland in Australia.28 Aug 15  8 A CHINESE real estate, infrastructure and agriculture conglomerate could become the biggest owner of farmland in...

FOR almost a month the Eastern Young Cattle Indicator has risen every sale day and hit 566 cents a kilogram (carcase weight) last week.
FOR almost a month the Eastern Young Cattle Indicator has risen every sale day and hit 566 cents a kilogram (carcase...
IN A repeat of last week's wool market, the AWEX EMI lost another 41 cents this week to finish at 1222c/kg. IN A repeat of last week's wool market, the AWEX EMI lost another 41 cents this week to finish at 1222c/kg.

A VICTORIAN grains chemist, Dr Joe Panozzo, has been awarded the prestigious Farrer Memorial Medal for his innovative research, which has resulted in improvements in plant breeding programs.27 Aug 15 A VICTORIAN grains chemist, Dr Joe Panozzo, has been awarded the prestigious Farrer Memorial Medal for his...
Food security was explored by Gippsland croppers at an on-farm workshop near Bairnsdale last month.10 Aug 15 Food security was explored by Gippsland croppers at an on-farm workshop near Bairnsdale last month.

BROADACRE hybrid seed grown in the Ord River Irrigation Area of the East Kimberley in Western Australia is set to begin its 3500km journey soon.28 Aug 15 BROADACRE hybrid seed grown in the Ord River Irrigation Area of the East Kimberley in Western Australia is set to...
A VICTORIAN grains chemist, Dr Joe Panozzo, has been awarded the prestigious Farrer Memorial Medal for his innovative research, which has resulted in improvements in plant breeding programs.27 Aug 15 A VICTORIAN grains chemist, Dr Joe Panozzo, has been awarded the prestigious Farrer Memorial Medal for his...
VIDEO: THE evolution of farm equipment designed to address effects of controlled traffic farming has taken a huge leap with the release of a new track rehabilitation machine, the Flatrac.
VIDEO: THE evolution of farm equipment designed to address effects of controlled traffic farming has taken a huge...

ANOTHER banana plant infested with Panama Tropical Race 4 (TR4) has been discovered on the already quarantined property in the Tully Valley.21 Aug 15 ANOTHER banana plant infested with Panama Tropical Race 4 (TR4) has been discovered on the already quarantined...
THE PNG government has instituted a sudden ban on the import of selected Australian fruits and vegetables into that country, effective from August 11.20 Aug 15 THE PNG government has instituted a sudden ban on the import of selected Australian fruits and vegetables into that...
RENEWED confidence in the rural property market has seen the Bourke property Winrae sell at auction for $1.82 million today.20 Aug 15 RENEWED confidence in the rural property market has seen the Bourke property Winrae sell at auction for $1.82...
GUTSY top end cattle producer Marlee Ranacher and her husband Franz have sold their Northern Territory cattle property.20 Aug 15 GUTSY top end cattle producer Marlee Ranacher and her husband Franz have sold their Northern Territory cattle property.
A FARM boy from Beeac in Western Victoria has grown up to try his luck at managing an agricultural venture near the Italian city of Perugia, north of Rome.28 Feb 15 A FARM boy from Beeac in Western Victoria has grown up to try his luck at managing an agricultural venture near the...
OMEO'S Golden Age Hotel is preparing for one of the year's most hectic weeks.28 Feb 15 OMEO'S Golden Age Hotel is preparing for one of the year's most hectic weeks.