Australian Drought

Agriculture outlook dominated by recovery from drought

The latest forecast from Agricultural experts identifies the recovery from drought as dominating the very positive near-term outlook for higher farm incomes. Even the COVID-19 pandemic that has presented its own challenges has been brushed

ANZ commodity report shows agriculture holding up well

ANZ’s latest commodity report reveals Australia’s agriculture sector is faring better than other industries as ‘panic buying’ from consumers during the coronavirus pandemic boosted products including wheat, grains and beef. Some segments have been adversely

Lely Astronaut A5 offers stress-free cows

Lely set out to create the ultimate milking process and did just that working with over 30 large customers and testing across more than two million milkings – the end result was the  Astronaut A5

NZ dairy downturn slows tractor sales

The dairy downturn may be dissuading some South Canterbury farmers from buying new tractors. Source: Stuff NZ Paul Wilkins, of Paul Wilkins Tractors, said he had sold only one tractor to a dairy farmer this

NZ to pick the brains of its dairy farmers

The New Zealand government is set to pick the brains of the country’s top dairy farmers in an effort to help those struggling with the low dairy payout. Source: Stuff NZ A $175,000 study into low