Production, marketing and topical articles for the Australian Grain industry.
An ancient oilseed revered for its medicinal and nutritional properties, interest in sesame seeds and its derivative products is rapidly gaining around the world, including Australia.
A focus on improving soil health has led to significant changes over the past two years for the Byron family from Victoria’s Wimmera. And innovative uses and application methods of liquid nitrogen is at the heart of these productive changes.
This article is a focus on that magical old lucerne plant. But to realise the many benefits of lucerne, getting it established to the “tough as old boots“ stage requires some serious thought.
Previous AgriFutures Horizon Scholar and evokeAG. Future Young Leader, Jordy Kitschke says agriculture is on the brink of another revolution, and according to him robotics will have a big part to play. Applications for the 2022 AgriFutures Horizon Scholarship close on January 14, 2022.
Grain growers and agronomists in northern NSW and southern Qld are being encouraged to report swarms of Rutherglen bugs and submit samples of the insect to better inform future pest management strategies.
Agricultural and Veterinary amendments have passed Parliament on Dec 1 which streamlines the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority and establishes a new governance board.
New technology developed by the University of South Australia may put an end to predatory cat behaviours in native environments and help control Australia’s feral felines.
MagGrow, the company behind the patented, proprietary technology that is reducing waste associated with conventional pesticide spray applications, has seen adoption among Queensland sweetcorn growers across several production regions in targeting fall armyworm pressures.