3 technologies that are revolutionising farming in Australia

Posted on August 10, 2017, 11:36 PM

Agriculture is on the brink of a technological revolution, as farmers look to the latest innovations to boost productivity, reduce costs and save time. Known as AgTech, agricultural technology could help the industry achieve $100 billion in annual revenues by[…]

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More heat waves are causing problems for Australian farmers

More heat waves are causing problems for Australian farmers

Posted on March 28, 2017, 7:17 PM

In 2017, there have been several heat waves in Australia, and the people hit hardest by them have been primary producers, according to ABC News. Find out how 2016 had already spelled out negative consequences for Australian farmers and how[…]

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Australian agriculture must get good at risk management

Posted on March 28, 2017, 3:34 AM

Australia’s agriculture sector is thriving, with The Australian reporting that last year saw record wool, sheep and cattle prices, as well as an exceptional crop yield. Yet despite the prosperity farmers are experiencing, they are exposed to high levels of[…]

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How will telematics impact the insurance industry

Posted on March 28, 2017, 3:09 AM

If you are on the road between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m., you’re driving at one of the most dangerous times of day, according to National Roads and Motorists’ Association (NRMA) Insurance data reported in the Guardian. Insurance providers are[…]

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Come hell or high water: Protecting your land from floods

Come hell or high water Protecting your land from floods

Posted on December 12, 2016, 7:51 PM

When the weather turns grey, most of us will don our raincoats and retreat to the warmth and dry of our homes. This is fine for people, but when it comes to Australian farms, it would be hard to find[…]

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Australian businesses must be prepared for a high-risk disaster season

Australian businesses must be prepared for a high-risk disaster season

Posted on November 28, 2016, 7:54 PM

The November to April period is well known for it’s potentially hazardous weather conditions in Australia, but according to the Bureau of Meteorology, this season in likely to be even warmer and wetter than normal. This means there is an[…]

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