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NEW Zealand's fragmented wool industry has taken a step towards consolidation with the purchase by the Primary Wool Co-operative of a Wool Equities stake.

Co-op deal brings NZ wool unity closer  

NEW Zealand's fragmented wool industry has taken a step towards consolidation with the purchase by the Primary Wool Co-operative of a
NOBODY lives forever and you can't take the farm with you. 4:00 AM NOBODY lives forever and you can't take the farm with you.
JACKIE Jarvis is producing a series of video 'postcards' to highlight the potential for refugees to ease rural Australia's chronic labour shortage. 4:00 AM JACKIE Jarvis is producing a series of video "postcards" to highlight the potential for refugees to ease rural...
JOE Hockey’s tour of drought ravaged communities in Queensland and NSW was more than just a listening exercise. 4:00 AM JOE Hockey’s tour of drought ravaged communities in Queensland and NSW was more than just a listening exercise.
A HOLSTEIN was handed the highest honour at the Royal Melbourne Dairy Show yesterday, with judge Keith Dorries, Queensland, saying she “epitomised” the modern dairy cow. 17 Sep 14 A HOLSTEIN was handed the highest honour at the Royal Melbourne Dairy Show yesterday, with judge Keith Dorries,...

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A HOLSTEIN was handed the highest honour at the Royal Melbourne Dairy Show yesterday, with judge Keith Dorries, Queensland, saying she “epitomised” the modern dairy cow.17 Sep 14 A HOLSTEIN was handed the highest honour at the Royal Melbourne Dairy Show yesterday, with judge Keith Dorries,...
THE Rundle family farm at Ecklin South, near Timboon, has returned to what some older generations might refer to as a 'traditional' winter this season.12 Sep 14 THE Rundle family farm at Ecklin South, near Timboon, has returned to what some older generations might refer to as...

Find out what the judge had to say about the top cow at the Royal Melbourne Dairy Show. More videos >>
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This government is sending us backwards - re-opening live markets in countries that have
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No!! All these levies must be returned to identification, and democratic voting in relation to
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On the round table - beer and skittles?
JOE Hockey’s tour of drought ravaged communities in Queensland and NSW was more than just a listening exercise. JOE Hockey’s tour of drought ravaged communities in Queensland and NSW was more than just a listening exercise.

NOBODY lives forever and you can't take the farm with you.4:00 AM NOBODY lives forever and you can't take the farm with you.
FOR a long time the Australian dairy industry has suffered from an image problem due to the lasting effects of a decade-long drought and a Government that backed mining – not agriculture. But is the country’s dairy sector now being viewed as an attractive investment destination?17 Sep 14  1 FOR a long time the Australian dairy industry has suffered from an image problem due to the lasting effects of a...
MEAT processing plant workers at Casino have been reimbursed almost $43,000 after they were wrongly stood down.17 Sep 14 MEAT processing plant workers at Casino have been reimbursed almost $43,000 after they were wrongly stood down.
AN international protein processor with strong links to Australia has taken a swag of awards at London's Great Taste Awards.16 Sep 14  1 AN international protein processor with strong links to Australia has taken a swag of awards at London's Great Taste...

GIRGARRE brothers, Brendon and Pat Nicholson backed up their success at Melbourne this year, taking out three interbreed titles.17 Sep 14 GIRGARRE brothers, Brendon and Pat Nicholson backed up their success at Melbourne this year, taking out three...
A HOLSTEIN was handed the highest honour at the Royal Melbourne Dairy Show yesterday, with judge Keith Dorries, Queensland, saying she “epitomised” the modern dairy cow.17 Sep 14 A HOLSTEIN was handed the highest honour at the Royal Melbourne Dairy Show yesterday, with judge Keith Dorries,...
THE Monaro sheep with the mighty fleece has had the clip - and it looks like Samson has shorn NZ's Shrek of his record.
THE Monaro sheep with the mighty fleece has had the clip - and it looks like Samson has shorn NZ's Shrek of his...

PLANS by a senior government senator to review all agricultural levies are counterproductive, says a leading Tasmanian cropper.
17 Sep 14  1 PLANS by a senior government senator to review all agricultural levies are counterproductive, says a leading...
Victorian scientists are embarking on a new five-year Controlled Traffic Farming (CTF) project aimed at increasing soil productivity in low rainfall areas of southern Australia.
03 Sep 14 Victorian scientists are embarking on a new five-year Controlled Traffic Farming (CTF) project aimed at increasing...

THE government’s proposed code of conduct on bulk wheat export port access arrangements could face an eleventh hour termination.4:00 AM THE government’s proposed code of conduct on bulk wheat export port access arrangements could face an eleventh hour...
PLANS by a senior government senator to review all agricultural levies are counterproductive, says a leading Tasmanian cropper.
17 Sep 14  1 PLANS by a senior government senator to review all agricultural levies are counterproductive, says a leading...

FRUIT and vegetable growers are being asked to make submissions to a national fruit fly strategy by September 30 this year.10 Sep 14 FRUIT and vegetable growers are being asked to make submissions to a national fruit fly strategy by September 30...
EXCELLENT harvesting conditions have topped a good growing season to see the majority of the State’s macadamia producers finally able to align solid yields with good prices.10 Sep 14 EXCELLENT harvesting conditions have topped a good growing season to see the majority of the State’s macadamia...
A FIVE-hectare barramundi farm in the rural town of Kangarilla on the ­outskirts of Adelaide has been listed for sale by receivers.15 Sep 14 A FIVE-hectare barramundi farm in the rural town of Kangarilla on the ­outskirts of Adelaide has been listed for...
THE historic Kameruka dairy estate in the NSW Bega Valley has been listed for sale by its ­English owners with an asking price of between $11-$12 million.15 Sep 14 THE historic Kameruka dairy estate in the NSW Bega Valley has been listed for sale by its ­English owners with an...
SAM Newman and Garry Lyon are best known for their football gags, but last night their serious sides were revealed to south-west farmers going through tough times.03 Sep 14 SAM Newman and Garry Lyon are best known for their football gags, but last night their serious sides were revealed...
THE Victorian Agricultural Society (VAS) was congratulated today for marking five decades of supporting rural communities and agriculture.01 Sep 14 THE Victorian Agricultural Society (VAS) was congratulated today for marking five decades of supporting rural...