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Eastern states’ grain gatherings wrap up with NSW event + PICS

The Grain NSW gathering in Sydney last Friday was the third of eastern Australia’s state-based grain organisation recent events…Read More

Henry Wells, September 16, 2019

Pioneer rice growers recognised for over 70 years of continual delivery

Two pioneering rice-growing families from Griffith in the Riverina have been recognised for their long service and dedication to the Australian rice industry…Read More

Grain Central, September 13, 2019

Canary Islands to Toowoomba – the scientist driving innovation in canola

From a childhood in the Canary Islands to a high-tech seed production business in Toowoomba, David Tabah is leading a canola breeding program racing to control the disease blackleg…Read More

Grain Central, September 10, 2019

People on the move in the grains and cropping sector

Who is on the move in the Australian grains and cropping industry? GRDC chair; GPSA directors; Cotton RDC chair; Ricegrower president + more…Read More

Grain Central, September 6, 2019

Donald medallist calls for urgent action on acidification, phosphorus

Distinguished research scientist, John Angus, believes deepening subsurface acidification and low Brigalow phosphorus are two of the most pressing issues in Australian farming that urgently need addressing…Read More

Neil Lyon, September 3, 2019

Tributes flow at Agronomy Society awards

Eminent research scientist, John Angus, and emerging South Australian researcher, Kenton Porker, were among the award recipients at this week’s Australian Agronomy Conference…Read More

Neil Lyon, August 28, 2019

National crop outlook varies as eastern dry grinds on: ABARES

Prospects for Australian winter crop production in 2019–20 deteriorated over winter because of unfavourable growing conditions in some regions, according to ABARES’ latest crop report…Read More

Grain Central, September 10, 2019

Water markets come under scrutiny

Alleged ‘unconscionable conduct’ in the water market is to come under investigation by the ACCC. ..Read More

Grain Central, September 10, 2019

Farmers condemn 60 Minutes’ portrayal of glyphosate

Farmer groups have expressed concern over the misrepresentation of glyphosate on last night’s episode of 60 minutes on Channel 9 television…Read More

Grain Central, September 9, 2019

UPDATE: Ruralco-Landmark deal gains shareholder approval

Ruralco shareholders on Friday voted in favour of Nutrien, the Canadian fertiliser company, through its subsidiary Landmark, taking over Ruralco in a deal slated to settle at the end of the month…Read More

Grain Central, September 9, 2019

Grain, graze or fodder? Crunch time for eastern winter croppers

Decision time is fast approaching for farmers in the drought-hit farming areas of eastern Australia where the fate of this year’s winter crop hangs in the balance…Read More

Neil Lyon, September 6, 2019

Growers look to be hardest hit by GrainWorks insolvency

Growers rather than traders appear to be shouldering the burden of the latest insolvency in the grain industry, which has come with the demise of GrainWorks Australia…Read More

Liz Wells, September 6, 2019

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