Winter crop harvest for season 2021/22 on alert for a record result

While everyone is a winner with one of the biggest crops on record gearing up for harvest we take look at the crops expected to give the highest returns  With growers set for a bumper winter harvest, the total production forecast for a near-record crop. The specialist agribusiness, Rabobank estimates the nation will harvest a […]

Flinders University study takes aim at Queensland coal mine over concern for wetlands

Research led by Flinders University is renewing calls to protect the source of water and aquifers supporting the ecologically significant Doongmabulla Springs Complex  According to Flinders University the Doongmabulla Springs Complex situated in central Queensland should be protected from a proposed Carmichael coal mine in the Galilee Basin. As work on the Bravus (previously Adani) mine progresses, […]

Dairy farmers have reached a plateau where growth seems the most likely path

With recent record-breaking profitability in the Dairy sector it offers a solid footing to reboot much-needed growth in milk production Following a rollercoaster ride over the past decade, the dairy sector has experienced a remarkable turnaround, underpinned by favourable seasonal conditions, high farmgate pricing and a shift in the balance of power within the supply […]