Levels of the fungal disease blackleg are at their lowest levels for at least five years in key canola producing regions.
Australia's chickpea crop is under pressure following excessive heat and cold and drought conditions in northern production zones.
Ongoing negotiations between GrainCorp and the Australian Workers Union regarding an enterprise agreement have broken down.
There is a massive discrepancy between the haves and the have-nots in terms of the Aussie crop this year.
The dry season in northern NSW will mean fungal disease is unlikely to be a big problem in pulse crops.
The fungal disease septoria tritici blight has made an unwanted return to the Wimmera in Victoria after 40 years.
Grain Producers Australia says it is in robust financial health following announcing its results at its annual general meeting.
Irrigated croppers are happy to lock in some of next year's cotton crop at prices in excess of $500 a bale.
In order to create trust in Australian products, overseas consumers will demand to see the supply chain data trail.
The Australian Garlic Industry Association Conference in Albury last week delivered plenty of hope to growers as Australian demand outstrips supply.