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Chickpea production set to soar as growers catch on to new variety

A pioneering, multi-nation research collaboration is expected to unlock valuable new opportunities for chickpea production in Australia. Researchers supported by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) have collected and multiplied wild chickpea species from the Middle
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Trufab local farm machinery maker nominated for international award

West Australian agricultural machinery manufacturer Trufab Global has been nominated as Australia’s only finalist in the Swedish Steel Prize for 2018. The winner of the award for the innovative use of high-strength steel will be announced at a ceremony in Stockholm on 24 May. Judges a
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O’Connors and Larwoods bag Case IH Dealer of the Year awards

O’Connors takes out Case IH’s prestigious Dealer of the Year title for three branches or more and Larwoods Ag Services claiming the award for two branches or less. At a ceremony during Case IH’s dealer conference in Sun City, South Africa, O’Connors, for the second year in a row, took
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Murray Irrigation and how it became a globally advanced water-delivery system

At the upcoming 2018 Irrigation Australia International Conference and Exhibition, irrigators have a unique opportunity to hear how Australia’s largest private environmental and irrigation water-delivery company, Murray Irrigation, transformed itself from infrastructure dating to the
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Aussie Super Pump is capable of moving massive volumes

A new release diesel powered 101.6mm (4-inch) pump that delivers both high pressure and high flow, has been released by Australian Pump Industries. Known as the Super Pump, identified as model number QPT405SLTD, the pump uses twin impeller technology to deliver pressures in excess of
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Insect management support available for grain growers

  Grain growers and advisers are being provided with insect management support to inform their crop pest control strategies in 2018 with an updated version of I SPY, a comprehensive identification manual on insects of southern and western broadacre farming systems of Australia. N
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Barley grass confirmed as resistant to glyphosate in South Australia

A population of the widespread winter annual grass weed, northern barley grass (Hordeum glaucum), has been confirmed resistant to the key herbicide glyphosate in South Australia. Dr Chris Preston, Associate Professor of weed management at the University of Adelaide and chair of the Au
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An affordable grain storage solution from GSI

Grain Systems Inc (GSI) is the world’s largest silo manufacturer and has the industries largest portfolio of grain storage, grain management and material handling equipment. And all of that is now available to local growers and grain storage operators with a special early order deal.
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Rabe Fieldbird compact disc tiller ideal for stubble and weeds

Burder AgAttachments and Rabe are extremely excited to announce the delivery of the Fieldbird 12m (40ft) compact disc rapid tiller to the Milling in  Western Australia for full stubble cultivation management. Rabe tillage equipment is made in Germany, as part of the Gregoire Besson gr
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