Thursday, April 13, 2017

Rural

Fonterra announces 2011/12 full-year milk price

sadviser August 15, 2012

FONTERRA Australia today announced it has completed its final price review for the 2011/12 season and has confirmed all its current Victorian, South Australian and Tasmanian suppliers will receive a price increase (or ‘step-up’)

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EID technology for sheep more affordable 

sadviser August 15, 2012

ADVANCES in Electronic Identification (EID) systems are making precision management of sheep even more simple and affordable.New hardware options have meant that complex EID tasks can be undertaken with a bare minimum of equipment.

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Imported potatoes too big a risk

sadviser August 15, 2012

ON the back of proposals by Biosecurity Australia to lift a 24 year ban on New Zealand imports of potatoes, Federal Member for Murray, Dr Sharman Stone has warned that this move would be

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Pear commitment to bare fruit

sadviser July 18, 2012

THE Victorian Government has committed $1.1 million to expand a program to boost the profitability of pear growers, many of them based in the Goulburn Valley.Speaking in Ardmona recently, Agriculture and Food Security Minister,

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Boosting beef profitability in North East Victoria

sadviser July 18, 2012

AS a joint initiative of Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE, Department of Primary Industries (DPI) and Meat and Livestock Australia, beef producers from across the region are being given the opportunity to participate in

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No more water from basin communities

sadviser June 13, 2012

VICTORIA’S peak farm lobby has demanded Federal Water Minister, Tony Burke guarantee environmental works and measures are used to reduce the need to take 2,750GL of water from irrigation communities.Speaking on Channel 10’s Meet

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