Rain pushes Tasmanian cropping season out but yields are high

Andrew Miller
Updated February 2 2021 - 11:07am, first published 8:30am
Tasmanian grain and oilseed grower Michael Chilvers.
Tasmanian grain and oilseed grower Michael Chilvers.

Tasmania's aquaculture industry is driving significant growth in demand for locally-grown grain, but canola is the state's standout, according to grain buyer XLD Commodities.

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Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller


I'm a general reporter with Stock & Land, with a special interest in irrigation issues. I completed my cadetship, with the Age, in 1980. Over my career, I've worked for ABC radio news (Mt Isa, Qld) and at provincial and suburban newspapers.

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