While many farmers in north-west Victoria have halted their sowing program due to the dry, Birchip Cropping Group is marching on with trials
Many sorghum producers have reported a strong harvest, with later sown crops in particular performing well.
Corn prices in the US, a major driver of world values, have soared another 50 per cent over the past six weeks, meaning prices are double this time last year.
The long running court case between Advanta and farmers alleging their seed was contaminated with shattercane has taken another twist.
Farmers will have access to a potent new form of mouse bait, with double the amount of the active ingredient, zinc phosphide.
A Belgian farmer just thought moving an old stone market would make cropping easier, instead it caused a minor international incident.