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The $18 million expansion of Pactum Dairy Group’s Shepparton plant has been fast-tracked to keep up with the demand from Asia for its UHT milk.

Pactum Dairy expands  

The $18 million expansion of Pactum Dairy Group’s Shepparton plant has been fast-tracked to keep up with the demand from Asia for its
THE live export industry is bracing for more controversy with cruelty footage set to be aired tonight on ABC television. 6:15 PM THE live export industry is bracing for more controversy with cruelty footage set to be aired tonight on ABC television.
STUD and commercial buyers competed strongly on a very even line of sheep with elite performance figures at the Derrynock Poll Dorset ram sale at East Trentham recently. 21 Oct 14 STUD and commercial buyers competed strongly on a very even line of sheep with elite performance figures at the...
ACCESS to export markets and a transport system able to deliver agricultural goods are among the key election issues affecting Victorian agricultural industries, Agriculture Minister Peter Walsh said at a Rural Press Club event in Melbourne last week. 21 Oct 14 ACCESS to export markets and a transport system able to deliver agricultural goods are among the key election issues...
FAST food giant, McDonald’s, now exports more Australian beef than it uses in its 930 local restaurants. 1:00 AM FAST food giant, McDonald’s, now exports more Australian beef than it uses in its 930 local restaurants.

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A RAFT of proposals in Joyce's Ag Green Paper are unlikely to ever see the light of day because they conflict with government philosophy or are unaffordable. A RAFT of proposals in Joyce's Ag Green Paper are unlikely to ever see the light of day because they conflict with...

THE potential of Indonesia as an export market for Australian produce mustn’t be submerged under the hype around China, says Simon Talbot.
'Golden era' for ag - if we play fair THE potential of Indonesia as an export market for Australian...
BARNABY Joyce will today release the Green Paper for the Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper, focusing on improving farmgate returns.
Green Paper finally on the table BARNABY Joyce will today release the Green Paper for the...
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Clearly, CMT and Jock are envious of growers taking a calculated risk and forward selling. They
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Agree with Fiona - this property is not cheap. Another thing - Mitchell grass is good - but 20
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Two highly successful Australian owned companies that publically state that they want to source
THE live export industry is bracing for more controversy with cruelty footage set to be aired tonight on ABC television. THE live export industry is bracing for more controversy with cruelty footage set to be aired tonight on ABC television.

ACCESS to export markets and a transport system able to deliver agricultural goods are among the key election issues affecting Victorian agricultural industries, Agriculture Minister Peter Walsh said at a Rural Press Club event in Melbourne last week.21 Oct 14 ACCESS to export markets and a transport system able to deliver agricultural goods are among the key election issues...
A state-of-the art hydroponics facility, growing leafy vegetables such a spinach and rocket, will be built at Bunyip, creating 40 new local jobs.20 Oct 14 A state-of-the art hydroponics facility, growing leafy vegetables such a spinach and rocket, will be built at...
FAST food giant, McDonald’s, now exports more Australian beef than it uses in its 930 local restaurants.1:00 AM FAST food giant, McDonald’s, now exports more Australian beef than it uses in its 930 local restaurants.
AFTER good falls of rain most markets saw a significant drop in numbers yarded, and prices eased as a result.20 Oct 14 AFTER good falls of rain most markets saw a significant drop in numbers yarded, and prices eased as a result.

The $18 million expansion of Pactum Dairy Group’s Shepparton plant has been fast-tracked to keep up with the demand from Asia for its UHT milk.9:38 AM The $18 million expansion of Pactum Dairy Group’s Shepparton plant has been fast-tracked to keep up with the demand...
9:15 AM An innovative online training program is helping dairy farmers enhance their communications skills to become confident spokespeople for the Australian dairy industry.
WOOLGROWER Philip Attard recently returned from Spinexpo in China where he promoted the Wool ComfortMeter. WOOLGROWER Philip Attard recently returned from Spinexpo in China where he promoted the Wool ComfortMeter.

AUSTRALIA'S third-largest poppy company is relocating its processing plant from plant from Cressy, Tasmania, to Melbourne.2:56 PM AUSTRALIA'S third-largest poppy company is relocating its processing plant from plant from Cressy, Tasmania, to...
THE Victorian truffle industry has grown in the past decade, driven by the desire of farmers to understand the secrets to growing these fungi and the ability of small landholders to produce a crop.06 Oct 14  2 THE Victorian truffle industry has grown in the past decade, driven by the desire of farmers to understand the...

NEW board appointments to guide the investment and research efforts of the GRDC to generate the best return for growers have been announced.1:21 PM NEW board appointments to guide the investment and research efforts of the GRDC to generate the best return for...
FLOODING and hail has caused widespread crop damage in large parts of Western Australia.21 Oct 14  17 FLOODING and hail has caused widespread crop damage in large parts of Western Australia.
THE Quad Bike Performance Project is nearing completion and a national star rating system for quad bikes is planned for release in the New Year. THE Quad Bike Performance Project is nearing completion and a national star rating system for quad bikes is planned...

QUEENSLAND will host a trifecta of national vegetable conferences with Ausveg confirming it will head back to the Gold Coast for its 2015 national gathering.21 Oct 14 QUEENSLAND will host a trifecta of national vegetable conferences with Ausveg confirming it will head back to the...
A WELL known Tasmanian has been acknowledged with a prestigious onion industry award.16 Oct 14 A WELL known Tasmanian has been acknowledged with a prestigious onion industry award.
THURSDAY will see the first of three property auctions to finalise the sale of former billionaire Nathan Tinkler's racing empire Patinack Farm.20 Oct 14 THURSDAY will see the first of three property auctions to finalise the sale of former billionaire Nathan Tinkler's...
A MAJOR cattle station in central Queensland has sold for a 50pc discount to what the vendor paid for it at the top of the market, alarming local landholders.20 Oct 14  20 A MAJOR cattle station in central Queensland has sold for a 50pc discount to what the vendor paid for it at the top...
COWBOYS from Queensland, NSW and Victoria are the favourites for the open bull ride at the Warwick Rodeo later this month.
The Warwick Rodeo, to be held on October 23 to 26, is one of the most famous in Australia.20 Oct 14 COWBOYS from Queensland, NSW and Victoria are the favourites for the open bull ride at the Warwick Rodeo later this...
THE Deni Ute Muster Play On The Plains Festival will this year celebrate its 16th birthday when the gates open next Friday, October 3.25 Sep 14 THE Deni Ute Muster Play On The Plains Festival will this year celebrate its 16th birthday when the gates open next...