On-row sowing may significantly benefit crop emergence during drier seeding conditions although benefits not yet measured.
Quality fencing a feature of rural properties when it comes to market valuation and often reduces “days on market” and sale price.
The simplest, cheapest and most effective biosecurity actions are monitoring and keeping record of the health of your crops and livestock.
Tasks set for trainee machinery inspectors at workshops held in New South Wales in effort to boost biosecurity.
Major institutional reform to support farmers and land managers combat the billion-dollar invasive species problem.
CropLife Australia warmly welcomed Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, the Hon Barnaby Joyce's announcement of an initiative to further improve Australian farmers' access to crucial crop protection products.
The Royal Agricultural Society of Queensland (RASQ) Queensland Country Life Grains Outlook crop competition has again showcased the region’s best crops, with the most widely planted summer and winter crops, sorghum and wheat, hitting big numbers in the yield stakes.
Scientists from The University of Queensland are undertaking world-first research into ancient wheats to ensure the crop's future.
What does a cappuccino and a zucchini have in common? The existence of both is reliant on industrious creatures called pollinators.
The gross value of Australia’s farm production is forecast to pass $60 billion for the first time next financial year, according to the latest ABARES figures.
Grower Tom Ferguson is looking to better plant genetics to increase wheat yields at Garah in northern New South Wales.
In a season of weather-related setbacks, growers in the state’s upper southeast like Neil Ziersch could at least report some valuable insights into integrated weed management (IWM) alongside modest income from cropping.
When it comes to growing canola, one of the key decisions is which herbicide system to use to set up paddocks for following rotations.
Winning the Suncorp Bank/Agricultural Societies Council of NSW Dryland Field Wheat Competition for the second time in three years proves the Browning family of Narromine must be doing something right.
The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) has announced the recipients of their 2016 tertiary scholarship awards.
The Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources is asking people to be aware of the possibility of a new type of stink bug arriving in Australia via travellers and freight.