The Farming Team, launched at Xerocon Melbourne, is a collaboration between eight innovative companies aimed at educating Australian farmers on best practice cloud applications to run their farming businesses.
Domestic and international demand for Australian avocados and broccoli is rising rapidly and providing a significant incentive for farmers to continue expanding their businesses according to Rural Bank’s latest Australian Horticulture Update.
Legislation passed in the Federal Senate will help level the playing field for small businesses, including farm businesses.
NSW Minister for Primary Industries, Niall Blair said a strong budgetary position has allowed the NSW Government to continue to provide practical assistance for the primary industries sector, exemplified by a $6 million four-year investment in the Young Farmer Business Program.
No tractor electronics at planting time and half a paddock of lodged wheat did not stop the Thompson family at Kyabram from ending 2016 with a bin-busting crop.
Pulse crops continue to add value to farming enterprises across the southern cropping region, as a result of favorable commodity prices and advances in research and development that have underpinned the expansion in area.