Saturday 20th Apr, 2019

EOI open to deliver Gowrie to Kagaru section of Inland Rail

Expressions of Interest (EOI) are now open to design, build, finance and maintain the section of Inland Rail from Gowrie…
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Growth by the numbers: AGI’s strategy for success

Agricultural infrastructure company Ag Growth International speaks to ABHR about the three critical numbers that make up its 5-6-7 strategy.

Inland Rail could save agricultural industry $70M per year

Shifting agriculture and horticulture from road to rail through the Inland Rail project could reduce transport costs for the agricultural…
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Victorian hazelnut production to expand with major upgrade equipment

Australia’s largest hazelnut grower will soon expand production for domestic and export markets. Wangaratta-based Carboor Farms has received $200,000 from…
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Australia ranked 20th in world for rural innovation, new plan to grow industry

A new report has ranked Australia as 20th in the world when it comes to rural innovation and includes a…
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Grain. Photo: Shutterstock.

$50M GrainInnovate fund for grain tech startups

Grain industry technology start-ups are set to benefit from a new $50 million GrainInnovate fund. The Grain Research and Development…
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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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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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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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