Nine small and medium businesses will share in more than $800,000 in initial grant funding to develop innovative solutions to challenges in water markets and biosecurity, as part of the Australian Government’s Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII).
The WA Department of Agriculture and Food’s new Animal Welfare director will call on years of international experience to position the WA State as a leader in animal welfare regulation.
Queensland milk consumers are set to receive the transparency and clarity they have been calling out for if the ‘fair milk price logo’ laws pass parliament.
The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources are seeking applications from Australian farm businesses and organisations looking to undertake projects and trade missions to boost the agricultural trading relationship between Australia and China in 2017.
Sugarcane growers have access to a tool that provides the latest information on effective weed control in their crops, thanks to a new manual that has just been created by Sugar Research Australia (SRA).
Grain growers in the Wimmera Mallee are set to benefit from the Victorian Government’s $60,000 investment towards the Birchip Cropping Group’s new precision agriculture technology that will increase productivity and profitability.
Thirty-three producers across Victoria will share in more than $72,000 in funding in the Victorian Government's initial roll out of the sheep and goat electronic identification transition package.
Peak sugarcane farming organisation Canegrowers is urging Wilmar Sugar, QSL, the Queensland Government and the community to remember that 1,500 mostly family farming businesses are at the heart of the current impasse over contracts for the 2017 season.