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Victorian farms get their first seasonal workforce

Victorian farmers have received a welcome boost to their seasonal workforce with more than 200 Pacific workers starting on farms, thanks to a landmark...

Pearing up

With a production of over 100,000 tonnes a year, the fruit certainly brings with it a lot of pome and show As of June 2019,...

Farm Investment Fund Raises a Shocking $65 Million

Kilter Rural, an Australian agricultural investment fund, has collected an additional $65 million following a significant increase in farm valuations. The Bendigo-based investor and...

Dairy Poll Advocacy Mess

As separate groups go to fight over the mandated levies farmers pay to Dairy Australia, cracks in the dairy advocacy bodies have flared out...

EU Approves Methane-Reducing Feed Additive

The European Union has approved the sale of a dairy cow feed supplement that reduces methane emissions. The addition of the feed additive to...

New Vegetable Campaign to Promote the Benefit of Vegetables

Remember vegetables? A new campaign hopes that people will do just that and enthusiastically support the goal of increasing vegetable eating. The term "Better than...

What is the Agribusiness Buzz?

As part of its animal welfare commitment, Andrew Forrest's Harvest Road Group has entered the Global Roundtable for Sustainable Beef. He claims that beef...

Australia offers tariff SOPs on Indian imports

In lieu of opening up India's dairy and agriculture industries through low or zero tariffs, Australia has provided tariff concessions on 99 percent of...

Environmental Factors Affecting Almond Crops

Almond growers are concerned about wind and cold weather, as they analyse the damage caused by highs and then lows that froze flowers. The...

Historic Australian Winery Comes to an End

As the Drayton family's nearly 170-year career in Hunter winemaking draws to a close, a remarkable storey of backbreaking labour, initiative, and fortitude in...