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Elders Reap Profits from Vast Expansion

The stock of Elders soared nearly 10% after the farm services firm announced a $91.2 million six-month profit on Monday, predicting two more years...

Atherton Tablelands Farm Offered WIWO

Cuda Farm, a premium Atherton Tablelands property with unharvested crops, considerable plant and machinery, and 300 megalitres of irrigation water, is being sold on...

Red Tip Avocados Arrive on the Market

Red tip avocados have arrived on the market, after the continued success of the classic red wax tip banana. The first red tip avocados...

Norco Milk Price Aids Flood Recovery

Dairy farmers that supply Norco will see a 5-cent increase in their farmgate milk price to aid with flood recovery and higher input expenses....

Foreign Investor Appetite Cools Due to Unwanted Circumstances

In 2020-21, the Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) authorised $5.8 billion in planned foreign investment in Australian agriculture, fishery, and forestry, down from $8.3...

Global Agriculture Update: Dehydrated Fruits Bringing in Massive Profits

Due to local and regional flare-ups of Covid-19, as well as delays and high pricing for international freight, fresh produce market disturbances continue to...

Are Supermarkets ‘Ripping off’ their Consumers?

Farmers said they are not profiting from any price increases in supermarket fresh fruit, despite complaints of price gouging by retailers. Guy Gaeta, chair...

Australian Melon Industry Adopts Resilient Approach

In the face of substantial challenges over the last two years, the Australian melon sector has fought hard to sustain its foothold in export...

The Most Expensive Beef Sells in Australia

At this week's Elite Wagyu Sale in Melbourne, a 13-month-old Wagyu cow became the most valuable beef animal ever sold in Australia, collecting $400,000....

Global Oilseed Shortages Lead to Increased Prices

Natural catastrophes and trade restrictions are combining to create a perfect storm for Australian vegetable oil farmers as global prices soar. A vacuum in...