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People on the move in the grains and cropping sector

Who is on the move in the Australian grains and cropping industry? Catch up with our latest update of industry appointments, rewards, retirements and achievements…Read More

Grain Central, February 21, 2020

What I wish I knew: agros to share experiences with ‘next gen’

Experienced farm advisers and consultants will share their experiences with emerging agronomists in the early stages of their careers during a series of network events throughout Queensland and New South Wales…Read More

Grain Central, January 30, 2020

Merv Hughes drops in on drought-affected North West NSW

To celebrate the launch of the inaugural BKT KFC Big Bash League Trophy Tour, Australian cricket legend Merv Hughes visited the drought-ridden community of Moree in North West NSW for a very Australian game of cricket…Read More

Grain Central, December 17, 2019

Local scientists recognised on World Soils Day

With today officially designated ‘World Soils Day’, two New South Wales soil scientists have been listed in the top 1 per cent of global researchers by the Web of Science group…Read More

Grain Central, December 5, 2019

Grain set to tap into emerging market for alternative proteins

Research into the changing landscape of protein production in Australia shows there will be additional opportunities for the Australian protein sector by 2030…Read More

Grain Central, February 19, 2020

Crop production hit by tough season: ABARES

Production prospects for summer crops in Queensland and northern NSW remain well below average, despite late season rains, according to ABARES’ latest report…Read More

Grain Central, February 18, 2020

Herbicide breakthrough to offer new tool for combating weed resistance

Bayer has announced it has a new herbicide molecule in early development, the first new post-emergence mode of action (MOA) molecule for broadacre weed control in 30 years…Read More

Grain Central, February 17, 2020

Ridley to pay Baiada $1.9 million over feed dispute

Stockfeed miller Ridley Corporation Limited has settled a legal dispute out of court for $1.935 million with major customer and poultry producer Baiada…Read More

Grain Central, February 14, 2020

Climate change, consumer preferences radically reshape grain industry’s future

Australia’s grain industry is in for a big shakeup over the next decade with changing climate and consumer preferences reshaping the industry’s future…Read More

Neil Lyon, February 12, 2020

Fall armyworm detected in Torres Strait

The exotic pest fall armyworm has been detected for the first time in Australia, on the northern Torres Strait islands. The pest poses a threat to crops such as maize, cotton, rice, sorghum, sugarcane and wheat…Read More

Grain Central, February 12, 2020

WA’s 2019 winter crop defined by season of extremes

The 2019 Western Australian grain season was a story of extremes with some areas doing well and others having a season they’d rather forget, according to a review of the past winter cropping year…Read More

Neil Lyon, February 11, 2020

Sydney to host 2021 Global Pulse Conference

On World Pulses Day, Australia has cause to celebrate after being named the host of the 2021 Global Pulse Conference, and rain starts to improve prospects for pulse cropping in Queensland and northern NSW. ..Read More

Grain Central, February 10, 2020

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