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Agriview says machinery dealer numbers to decline

The number of single-outlet machinery dealers across Australia will continue to decline but not disappear completely – while there will be an ongoing rise in the number of large group outlets, according to Agriview managing director Alan Kirsten. Discussing industry trends at the Trac
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Extra Australian agricultural voices deployed across the globe

Australian food producers and exporters will benefit from new strong Australian voices to be deployed to Vietnam, Malaysia and China, with extra agricultural specialists being sent to gain more market access. Under the National Food Plan, $5.6 million has been allocated to fund a new
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NFF responds to government Farm Finance package

Australia’s farming community has welcomed, in principle, an announcement by the Federal Government aimed at supporting farmers in the grips of rural debt and at risk of returning to drought. Vice-President of the National Farmers’ Federation (NFF), Brent Finlay acknowledged the ‘Farm
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Fleet rotation auction

Manheim, Australia’s specialist industrial auctioneer is conducting a major auction in Elmore, Victoria on behalf of Treasury Wine Estates on Wednesday the May 29, 2013. The fleet rotation auction will feature a wide range of viticultural and agricultural equipment and will be held on
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Food statistics report released

The Australian Food Statistics publication, now in its 12th year, has been released and it provides an in-depth look at our food sector. This edition compares major players in the world food retail market, looks at Australia’s position as a food exporter as global food demand grows, a
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Transformation key to new opportunities

Australia’s farmers, fishers and foresters are expected to perform well in 2012-13 to achieve $39 billion in exports and $51 billion in production, but smarter practices and cooperation between industry and government will be vital to long-term success. Speaking at the launch of the 4
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NSW Farmers call for farm land to be included in CSG policy

 NSW Farmers welcomed the announcement overnight of a tougher approach to coal seam gas regulation by Premier Barry O’Farrell.   The announcement coincides with a meeting in Sydney of the association’s policy setting council comprised of 70 farmer representatives from around the state
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Put agriculture on the road to the next election

Ensuring Australian agriculture is considered a key national priority is the focus for the National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) in 2013. As the Prime Minister announced the date of the federal election and as parliament prepares to resume for the first time in 2013, NFF president Jock L
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Now airing: Allright launches rotair air compressors

Allight has diversified its power range with the exclusive launch of Rotair portable air compressors in Australia. Italian-designed and made, Rotair air compressors are compact, powerful and developed to cater for various markets and needs, including construction, mining, rental and i
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