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A MEAT & Livestock Australia-funded study is investigating a little-known animal health issue - the cause of rib fractures in sheep.

Study to crack rib puzzle  

A MEAT & Livestock Australia-funded study is investigating a little-known animal health issue - the cause of rib fractures in sheep.
THE Boot Camp for Young Farmers pilot program delivered across Victoria last week has been two years in the making. 29 May 15 THE Boot Camp for Young Farmers pilot program delivered across Victoria last week has been two years in the making.
THE $500 million float of Australia biggest milk processor, Murray Goulburn, will be pitched to investors on an earnings multiple of 7.7 times earnings. 29 May 15 THE $500 million float of Australia biggest milk processor, Murray Goulburn, will be pitched to investors on an...
A MELBOURNE-BASED wool agent has been fined $15,000 for fraudulently tampering with wool bales for his personal profit. 
28 May 15 A MELBOURNE-BASED wool agent has been fined $15,000 for fraudulently tampering with wool bales for his personal...
IN A fitting celebration for the event's 50th year, the Wodonga Hereford National Show and Sale grossed in excess of $1 million. 
28 May 15 IN A fitting celebration for the event's 50th year, the Wodonga Hereford National Show and Sale grossed in excess of...
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I went into a shop and asked for a litre of milk. The assistant said 5 dollars please. I said I
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Nico, the UN's IPCC accepted satellite temperature data sets (RSS & UAH) pretty well concur that
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this climate stuff is hocus pokus. I have seen these seasonal forecasts be miles out too often.

BENALLA local Ellen Versteegen has taken out the 2015 National Student Award title at the Ag Institute Australia (AIA) National Conference in Brisbane.25 May 15 BENALLA local Ellen Versteegen has taken out the 2015 National Student Award title at the Ag Institute Australia...
THE TASMANIAN Government has launched a new project, it claims should push up farm productivity and create jobs across the state.15 May 15 THE TASMANIAN Government has launched a new project, it claims should push up farm productivity and create jobs...
THE recent investment by major commercial players in the premium beef industry is set to propel Australian-produced Wagyu onto the world stage.
29 May 15 THE recent investment by major commercial players in the premium beef industry is set to propel Australian-produced...
CATTLE buyers hit the brakes on surging cattle prices early this week resulting in a slight dip to the EYCI to 486.5c/kg.28 May 15 CATTLE buyers hit the brakes on surging cattle prices early this week resulting in a slight dip to the EYCI to...

THE recent investment by major commercial players in the premium beef industry is set to propel Australian-produced Wagyu onto the world stage.
THE recent investment by major commercial players in the premium beef industry is set to propel Australian-produced...
WOOL Week Australia was touted a success by retailers despite attempts by PETA to steal the limelight with 'verbal abuse' slurs.
WOOL Week Australia was touted a success by retailers despite attempts by PETA to steal the limelight with 'verbal...

MANY common wheat varieties have this year recorded a change in their susceptibility ratings for leaf rust following the detection of an exotic strain of the disease in South Australia and Victoria last year. 
05 Apr 15 MANY common wheat varieties have this year recorded a change in their susceptibility ratings for leaf rust following...
A DEVASTATING bushfire that ravaged Colin Seis' Gulgong, NSW, Merino property in 1979, killing his 3000-head flock and destroying the family property, was the catalyst which revolutionised his production system. 
26 Mar 15 A DEVASTATING bushfire that ravaged Colin Seis' Gulgong, NSW, Merino property in 1979, killing his 3000-head flock...

GRAINGROWERS are yet to be convinced of the benefits of moving the Grains Research & Development Corporation from its home in Canberra.29 May 15  1 GRAINGROWERS are yet to be convinced of the benefits of moving the Grains Research & Development Corporation from...
GRAIN giant Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) is preparing to export a potentially record-breaking shipment of sorghum from Brisbane.28 May 15 GRAIN giant Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) is preparing to export a potentially record-breaking shipment of sorghum...
THE new Claas Arion 600/500 Cmatic is one of the most advanced mid-range tractors available in Australia. THE new Claas Arion 600/500 Cmatic is one of the most advanced mid-range tractors available in Australia.

DELEGATES from around the nation converged on Darwin from May 25 to May 28 for the 10th Australian Mango Conference where they discussed growth potential within the industry.3:00 AM DELEGATES from around the nation converged on Darwin from May 25 to May 28 for the 10th Australian Mango Conference...
WHILE much of the state lingers in drought, vegetable growers are battling a case of too much of a good thing after a massive rainfall event.28 May 15 WHILE much of the state lingers in drought, vegetable growers are battling a case of too much of a good thing after...
A 294-hectare stone fruit property in SE Queensland, once part of a managed investment scheme, has sold to neighbouring growers.25 May 15 A 294-hectare stone fruit property in SE Queensland, once part of a managed investment scheme, has sold to...
A 310-HECTARE Gippsland dairy farm has been sold to Chinese investors for more than $8 million20 May 15 A 310-HECTARE Gippsland dairy farm has been sold to Chinese investors for more than $8 million
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.