ESPERANCE farmer Mic Fels has won a prestigious Syngenta Growth Award.
The Syngenta Growth Awards winners were announced on December 1. The group of seven were chosen from 25 Regional Winners.
Australia's total summer crop production is expected to rise by 21pc year on year according to ABARES.
A blitz on truck safety has caused issues among the farming sector, with many saying they are being forced off road for minor defects.
Crude oil prices have risen on the back of an OPEC decision to rationalise production. This is positive news for Australian oilseed producers.
Crop quality has exceeded expectations down the east coast, with higher than expected protein levels in cereal crops.
A St Arnaud hotel is offering local farmers the chance to have a proper meal without leaving the comfort of their harvest cabin.