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Vegetarian Prawns: The Newest Trend in Agriculture?

When you buy a dozen fresh prawns for a summer barbeque or a Christmas feast, you probably don't consider what they ate before they...

Fruit Fly Maggots Discovered in Riverland Area

Following the discovery of insects in monitoring traps, a new Queensland fruit fly outbreak has been announced in Renmark North. The new 1.5-kilometer red...

Fertilizer Worth Thousands Stolen as Demand Skyrockets

Robbery of 36,000 litres of fluid fertiliser from a rural farm near Toodyay is being investigated by police in Western Australia's Wheatbelt. Last week,...

Hort Connections Receives Huge Federal Government Grant

The government has backed horticulture's greatest show. Hort Connections has been awarded $2 million to help assure the event's future and growth. The event,...

Can the Technology Behind Covid 19 Vaccines Revolutionise the Agricultural Sector?

According to recent Australian study published in the peer-reviewed Nature Plants journal, the breakthrough RNA technology underpinning the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines could...

BOM Forecasts More Rain for Australia

Central Queensland landowners are in for another another deluge this weekend, according to the Bureau of Meteorology. Showers will intensify into widespread "moderate rainfall"...

Are Aussies Addicted to Beef?

Academics who studied agriculture's impact on the environment are urging Australians to eliminate most beef from their diets. The meat business, on the other...

The Challenges of Dehydrating Raspberries

The dehydration of a product is an important consideration during the freezing process. The reason for this is because water loss has a direct...

Organic Import Apples and Pear Programs Underway

This season, both imported organic pears and organic apples have had a delayed start. Pears: Organic pears from Argentina will have a little lower volume...

Food Prices Might Keep Increasing if La Nina Continues its Wrath

If your supermarket bill seems to be higher than usual, it's because food prices haven't been this high since Australia experienced back-to-back La Nia...