Victoria’s grain growers think positive

Posted on September 9, 2013, 2:46 AM

In addition to growing crops, Victoria’s farmers are also growing in confidence. This is according to the Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey, which is conducted every three months. It usually involves approximately 1000 farmers from all over the country. When the[…]

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Adelaide’s barley-breeding program gets funding boost

Posted on August 26, 2013, 3:04 AM

The University of Adelaide, in collaboration with the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), is investing more than $10 million in its barley-breeding program. This funding will allow the University of Adelaide to improve the program, build on its strengths,[…]

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Victorian farmers to be offered additional severe weather compensation

Posted on July 8, 2013, 3:37 AM

There is good news for Victorian farmers who were impacted by the severe weather events of late 2011 and early 2012 this month, with the state government announcing it will be offering additional assistance to those in need. Grants of[…]

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