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'I shouldn't have said that': Woolworths CEO faces calls to resign

'I shouldn't have said that': Woolworths CEO faces calls to resign

He left an interview after facing price gouging questions.
Tuesday, February 20, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (12)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Mass cattle slaughter after Woolnorth loses crucial milk supply deal

Mass cattle slaughter after Woolnorth loses crucial milk supply deal

' ... it is appropriate Van Dairy manages its herd numbers ...'
Tuesday, February 20, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (12)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Varroa mite bill being divided up, transition plan almost settled.

Varroa mite bill being divided up, transition plan almost settled.

The 16 commodity groups impacted by the devastating Varroa mite outbreak are currently negotiating their financial contribution towards the response and long-term management of the invasive pest.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (11)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Pressure builds to halt retailers extreme price power over farmers

Pressure builds to halt retailers extreme price power over farmers

Big stick laws sought to break Australia's supermarket duopoly powers.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (6)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Cattle prices take a tumble but producers urged not to over-react

Cattle prices take a tumble but producers urged not to over-react

Cattle supply for February 78pc stronger than the five-year average.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (6)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Discover some of the cheapest farm land in Australia

Discover some of the cheapest farm land in Australia

Outback WA sheep station is ready to stock again at a bargain.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (4)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Field day season kicks off across Australia

Field day season kicks off across Australia

Australia's national agricultural field day season is kicking off in March.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (3)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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'Extremely unlikely' growers will have access to double strength bait at sowing

'Extremely unlikely' growers will have access to double strength bait at sowing

Double strength mouse bait currently is not registered for use.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (0)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Dairy farmers mount fresh bid for a VFF EGM in order to oust leadership

Dairy farmers mount fresh bid for a VFF EGM in order to oust leadership

There's a fresh bid to oust the VFF president, vice-president.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (3)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Calls for farmers to be carved-out of mandatory financial disclosures

Calls for farmers to be carved-out of mandatory financial disclosures

The Nationals and NFF fear the government's proposed climate-related financial disclosure rules will wrap farmers in green tape and cut production.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (3)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Wimmera farm's owners have suggested a sale price of $7250 per acre

Wimmera farm's owners have suggested a sale price of $7250 per acre

More choice St Helens Plains farm land near Horsham for sale.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Grain growers warned of lower pricing prospects

Grain growers warned of lower pricing prospects

Grain prices have been gently declining early this year.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (3)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Cow cells grown in rice: It can be done but will anyone really eat it?

Cow cells grown in rice: It can be done but will anyone really eat it?

Scientists have grown animal muscle and fat cells inside rice grains.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (6)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Case IH's highest horsepower tractor hits Australian market

Case IH's highest horsepower tractor hits Australian market

The new Quadtrac takes horsepower to the next level in Australia.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (34)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Fonterra to merge Australian operation with New Zealand brands business

Fonterra to merge Australian operation with New Zealand brands business

The new business will be known as Fonterra Oceania.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (31)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Wool clip contamination sparks AWEX campaign relaunch

Wool clip contamination sparks AWEX campaign relaunch

AWEX has brought back the Keep Your Clip Clean campaign.
Monday, February 19, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (31)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Fertile, picturesque Linthorpe Valley lifestyle property | Video

Fertile, picturesque Linthorpe Valley lifestyle property | Video

Linthorpe Downs is a 63 hectare rural lifestyle property in a fertile, picturesque valley.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (14)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Growers fear supermarkets will force them to absorb new biosecurity levy

Growers fear supermarkets will force them to absorb new biosecurity levy

Growers stuck in a margin squeeze nighrmare fear the biosecurity tax will just pile on more pain.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (13)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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It was Burnie as: Betta Milk to move out of city under new ownership

It was Burnie as: Betta Milk to move out of city under new ownership

Bega to move Betta Milk production out of Burnie. Jobs to go.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (0)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Barnaby quits grog for Lent as second Nats MP in strife

Barnaby quits grog for Lent as second Nats MP in strife

Barnaby Joyce has revealed the one thing he will swear off for Easter, as parliament house is set to remain free of alcohol and drug testing.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (6)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Bold new tech future unlocked for Tas farms

Bold new tech future unlocked for Tas farms

Agronomeye have partnered with Virtual TAS to give every farmer in the stataccess to a sophisticated digital twin of their property
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (22)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Summer rain, lamb eaters and exports revive farm price index

Summer rain, lamb eaters and exports revive farm price index

Summer has delivered a rebound in the NAB Rural Commodities Index.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (23)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Live cattle to Indonesia to ramp up with permits out now

Live cattle to Indonesia to ramp up with permits out now

Indonesia has granted permits for 592,000 head for 2024 after a six-week delay.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (21)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Morbank a major Central Queensland buffel grass opportunity

Morbank a major Central Queensland buffel grass opportunity

Central Queensland property Morbank has historically run 2000 head to slaughter weights.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (13)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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How dairy farmers are helping Ukraine win the war against Russia

How dairy farmers are helping Ukraine win the war against Russia

It could take 700 years for all the mines to be removed.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (0)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Highway cut again as the big wet continues its rain dump across inland NT

Highway cut again as the big wet continues its rain dump across inland NT

Highway cut again as ex-TC Lincoln moves to pound WA.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (30)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Offers sought around $238/acre for big grazing spread in the Mid North

Offers sought around $238/acre for big grazing spread in the Mid North

A big grazing farm in SA's Mid North is on the market at around $2.5m.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (28)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Owners of high priced farm land opt for leasing deals

Owners of high priced farm land opt for leasing deals

Agent has more lease offers on his books than farms for sale.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (31)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Coalition flags structural shift in regional housing policy, bricks and mortar a red-hot election issue

Coalition flags structural shift in regional housing policy, bricks and mortar a red-hot election issue

The Nationals are developing a regional housing and infrastructure planning to "address the differences" between city and country markets, and Libs may want the states removed where possible.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (42)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Coalition flags structural shift in regional housing policy, bricks and mortar a red-hot election issue

Coalition flags structural shift in regional housing policy, bricks and mortar a red-hot election issue

The Nationals are developing a regional housing and infrastructure planning to "address the differences" between city and country markets, and Libs may want the states removed where possible.
Sunday, February 18, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (45)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Australia's role to play in Asia's food security evolution

Australia's role to play in Asia's food security evolution

Australia has a critical role in Asia's food security.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (21)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Australia's role to play in Asia's food security evolution

Australia's role to play in Asia's food security evolution

Australia has a critical role in Asia's food security.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (22)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Tocal College shakes hands on a new partnership with ag machinery brands Case IH and New Holland

Tocal College shakes hands on a new partnership with ag machinery brands Case IH and New Holland

Leading agricultural training provider Tocal College has entered into a partnership with CNH.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (20)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Tocal College shakes hands on a new partnership with ag machinery brands Case IH and New Holland

Tocal College shakes hands on a new partnership with ag machinery brands Case IH and New Holland

Leading agricultural training provider Tocal College has entered into a partnership with CNH.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (16)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Indian farmers fight for price safety net as protests turn violent

Indian farmers fight for price safety net as protests turn violent

Indian farmers protesting for guaranteed minimum prices clashed with police last week but are back at the negotiating table.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (14)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Indian farmers fight for price safety net as protests turn violent

Indian farmers fight for price safety net as protests turn violent

Indian farmers protesting for guaranteed minimum prices clashed with police last week but are back at the negotiating table.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (13)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Tranquil lifestyle farm in the heart of the city | Video

Tranquil lifestyle farm in the heart of the city | Video

Blackheath Farm is a highly attractive 6.5 acre lifestyle farm in the heart of the city.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (17)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Tranquil lifestyle farm in the heart of the city | Video

Tranquil lifestyle farm in the heart of the city | Video

Blackheath Farm is a highly attractive 6.5 acre lifestyle farm in the heart of the city.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (15)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Container supply continues to tighten

Container supply continues to tighten

The fall out from the Red Sea is impacting freight pricing.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (17)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Container supply continues to tighten

Container supply continues to tighten

The fall out from the Red Sea is impacting freight pricing.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (16)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Crops may boost Mallee farm's value now offered for $1227/acre

Crops may boost Mallee farm's value now offered for $1227/acre

Large SA border grazing farm for sale offers cropping potential.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (18)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Crops may boost Mallee farm's value now offered for $1227/acre

Crops may boost Mallee farm's value now offered for $1227/acre

Large SA border grazing farm for sale offers cropping potential.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (19)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Dream home built now it's time to sell and take the kids on a holiday

Dream home built now it's time to sell and take the kids on a holiday

Benalla lifestyle block on the market for $1.75 million.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (22)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Poor mental health threatens rural emergency workforce

Poor mental health threatens rural emergency workforce

A new study will "care for the carers" by examining the unique trauma faced by rural emergency workers, in the hopes of minimising burnout and attrition.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (16)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Poor mental health threatens rural emergency workforce

Poor mental health threatens rural emergency workforce

A new study will "care for the carers" by examining the unique trauma faced by rural emergency workers, in the hopes of minimising burnout and attrition.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (16)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Dairy inputs heading in the right direction, providing farmer certainty

Dairy inputs heading in the right direction, providing farmer certainty

Favourable input costs painting a brighter picture for dairy.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (19)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Dairy inputs heading in the right direction, providing farmer certainty

Dairy inputs heading in the right direction, providing farmer certainty

Favourable input costs painting a brighter picture for dairy.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (16)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Tools guide breeding and retention decisions for WA dairy farmers

Tools guide breeding and retention decisions for WA dairy farmers

Before using genomics, selecting top heifers was a guessing game.
Saturday, February 17, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (77)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Slow start to the year for Australian tractor sales, except in WA and SA

Slow start to the year for Australian tractor sales, except in WA and SA

January's Australian tractor sales have been labelled 'subdued'.
Friday, February 16, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (80)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Grain markets tentatively poised

Grain markets tentatively poised

There has not been a lot of price direction provided by offshore markets, which have been flat in recent times.
Friday, February 16, 2024/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (65)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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