UPDATED: GrainCorp Murtoa reopens after a fire yesterday.
The leader of a Queensland-based grower research group has questioned the value of conducting national variety trial (NVT) work on sorghum.
ABARES forecasts a 41 per cent year on year drop in overall crop production - but the season is close to the long term average.
There have been some improvements, but more needs to be done on improving grain transport supply chains according to Victorian growers.
The official Canadian forecaster has made massive upgrades to the size of the 2017 crop in the North American nation.
All levy-funded ag research organisations are different - and there is more to it than just whether the group is industry owned or not.
It's official! The Pacific Ocean has entered La Niña territory, after coming within a whisker of El Niño earlier in the year.
Farmers in central Queensland are rejoicing as a timely storm-driven rainfall delivered up to 240mm across the region last week.
IT IS not often farmers in Australia's low rainfall zones are happy with getting less rain than expected. Last week was one of those times.