Saturday 16th Feb, 2019
Cane damage at Hoseshoe Lagoon near Giru in the Burdekin

Queensland floods could damage 2019 sugarcane harvest

As North Queensland enters its second week of flooding, the state’s sugarcane growers association is unsure of the extent of…
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European company acquires 70 per cent stake in Mackay Sugar

One of the largest sugar manufacturers in Europe has acquired a 70 per cent stake in Australian sugar producer Mackay…
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grain

Massive grain harvest breaks CBH records

More than 16.4 million tonnes of grain have been received across Western Australian grain cooperative CBH’s network during the 2018-19…
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The Pretreatment area of Junlebao factory. (Photo GEA/Junlebao)

Construction begins on one of China’s largest infant milk formula powder plants

One of China’s largest infant milk formula powder plants is under construction with commercial production planned to begin in the…
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Rising offshore demand and improved market access is set to benefit Australian agricultural industries, but downside risks are expected to be considerable in 2019, according to a new industry report.

Australian agriculture set to benefit amid considerable risks in 2019 – report

Rising offshore demand and improved market access is set to benefit Australian agricultural industries, but downside risks are expected to…
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CBH Group spends $212M on network and supply chain upgrades

Australian grain cooperative CBH Group has reported a surplus before rebates of $128 million after a 13.3 million tonne harvest….
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A timber company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Flinders Ports to exclusively develop a port operating model for a proposed seaport on Kangaroo Island.

MoU signed to develop woodchip and timber port

A timber company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Flinders Ports to exclusively develop a port operating model…
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Digital Agriculture Services (DAS) CEO Anthony Willmott

CSIRO launches AI platform to future-proof farms

Artificial intelligence, machine learning and cloud-based geospatial technology is set to deliver farmers reliable data and analytics, thanks to a…
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