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Goat production at a high

Goat production is at a high, according to a new report. The Meat and Livestock Australia’s (MLA) 2024 Global Goat Snapshot has shown that...

Highest on record for lamb slaughter

The latest livestock products data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) shows that last quarter, Australia had the highest lamb slaughter on...

Season’s seeding starting earlier

A Grain Producers SA (GPSA) ‘Seeding and Season Outlook Survey’ has found more than 60 per cent of South Australian growers started seeding in...

Farmers threaten to walk if access to workers is further impacted

Farmers are warning they will change what they grow or even walk away from farming if their access to overseas workers is reduced, new...

Government needs to declare war on fire ants

The National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) is calling on the federal, state and territory governments to urgently ramp up the war on an invasive species...

CSIRO report sows seeds for Australia’s farming future

Australia must act now to accelerate agricultural innovation to achieve productive, resilient and sustainable farming systems by 2050, according to a new report released...

New farm safety campaign

SA Power Networks has recently launched a new advertising campaign aimed at reducing the risk to farmers from power lines on rural properties. On average,...

Latest variety information on-hand for growers

Growers and advisers across Australia can now use the latest results on the performance of different grain varieties - incorporating results from the 2023...

Interim report backs farmers’ call for mandatory code

The National Farmers’ Federation welcomes the interim report reviewing the adequacy of the Food and Grocery Code of Conduct, saying the recommendations would help...

Michael Crowley named MLA’s new managing director

Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) has announced that Michael Crowley will be its next managing director, starting in the role on 27 May. The announcement...

New toolkit and information to help Trees on Farms

A SERIES of information initiatives aimed at advising potential farmers and landowners interested in the on-farm forest plantation sector is now available as part...

Research investigating ways to put methane reducing technology into the paddock

New research is investigating the potential of a lick-block formula that could help reduce methane emissions from livestock. This research is part of a collaboration...

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Pellet mill gets green light

THE Green Triangle Pellet Mill will go ahead with Grant District Council approving the request to sell Hutchinson Road. Elected members opted to approve...