Goldacres Prairie Special 2500 and 3000 Row crop models ideal for horticulture

Goldacres has reinforced their 2500 and 3000 Prairie Special trailed sprayers as the biggest sellers by adding row crop functions for horticulture Two of the most popular models in the Goldacres trailing sprayers range, the small frame Prairie Special sprayers have now grabbed additional market share with the option of adding a row crop function […]

Aussie grain industry market access expands with Grain Sustainability Certification Scheme

The Australian Oilseeds Federation has developed a Grain Sustainability Certification Scheme to help grain growers expand access to international markets. The scheme was made possible through a $97,500 grant from the Australian Government, from the $5 million Package Assisting Small Exporters (PASE) extension program. This Grain Sustainability Certification Scheme grant is expected to boost market […]

Eight industry resources and online export system open key markets for avocado growers

Australian avocado growers are strengthening export processes and learning about market access opportunities because of $109,176 in grants under the Package Assisting Small Exporters (PASE) extension program. Two grants were awarded to Avocados Australia Ltd to develop processes to help avocado growers find new export market opportunities and reduce export compliance costs. Australians already know […]

Online Machinery Muster bursting with entries as secondhand prices soar

Ritchie Bros is holding the largest agricultural auction in several years and for anyone wanting to sell it’s a great time to grab a record price The National Agriculture Auction will be held online on 9 September, and it will allow sellers to capitalise on soaring prices resulting from high demand for secondhand farming machinery.  […]

Ritchie Bros buys Euro Auctions for US$1.08 billion to expand reach in EMEA region

Ritchie Bros has stumped up £775 million (approximately US$1.08 billion) to buy out Europe’s leading plant and machinery auction house Euro Auctions. According to a joint announcement, the two firms have entered into an agreement under which Ritchie Bros. will acquire Euro Auctions group for an enterprise value of £775 million (approximately US$1.08 billion). Founded […]

Position open for people with a scientific or technical market experience

A request for tender to join the Scientific and Technical Market Access Panel has been published by the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment on AusTender. Deputy Secretary Andrew Tongue said the panel was an opportunity for the department to engage external expertise to assist in improving market access for Australian producers. “We’re looking […]

A stark warning on the need for ambitious climate action revealed in IPCC report

The IPCC Assessment Report released today is “a stark warning that ambitious action on climate change is urgent,” Australia’s peak science body has declared. “The science is crystal clear – ambitious action on climate change cannot be delayed,” said Science & Technology Australia President Associate Professor Jeremy Brownlie. “The science has been telling us for […]

AMCS says IPCC report shows the time to save the Reef is now

A report by the world’s top climate scientists has added weight to the growing mountain of evidence that Australia urgently needs to up its climate game to help safeguard ocean icons like the Great Barrier Reef. The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report published on Monday warns time is running out for the […]