Key cropping inputs continue to rise on the back of high energy costs.
A mixture of quality issues and small crops will disrupt the normal flow of wheat from exporters to importers this year.
Changes in the global market are set to bring future growth opportunities for Australia's booming canola industry, according to a newly released industry report.
Close to $5 million has been facilitated by two of Australia's rural research and development corporations to combat challenges facing the grains and cotton sectors.
Grain Producers Australia southern director Andrew Weidemann says higher than normal mice numbers in NSW reinforce the need for clear advice.
"I love being in primary production, being at the beginning of the food chain and producing something really tangible."