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CONJECTURE over consumer acceptance of a new Genetically Modified potato product has pro-biotechnology campaigners spitting chips.

GM potato draws debate  

CONJECTURE over consumer acceptance of a new Genetically Modified potato product has pro-biotechnology campaigners spitting chips.
THE Territory’s mango industry was the focus of federal agriculture minister Barnaby Joyce recently who joined Northern Territory minister for primary industries and fisheries Willem Westra van Holthe in visiting Pinata Farms to speak to growers about new trade opportunities and to unveil the Strategic Export Plan for the Australian Mango Industry. 25 Nov 14 THE Territory’s mango industry was the focus of federal agriculture minister Barnaby Joyce recently who joined...
A TOTAL switch to sweet potato growing and newer fertiliser technologies has resulted in operational and input efficiencies as well as improved produce quality for North Coast NSW farming brothers Matthew and Henry Prichard. 25 Nov 14 A TOTAL switch to sweet potato growing and newer fertiliser technologies has resulted in operational and input...
AS Tasmanian potato growers swing into their 2014-15 season, many will be trying something new to protect crops from the major fungal diseases late (Irish) blight and sclerotinia (white mould/stem rot). 14 Nov 14 AS Tasmanian potato growers swing into their 2014-15 season, many will be trying something new to protect crops from...
FOR many years growing heirloom or 'heritage' vegetables was considered a labour of love, sustained by hobbyists and seed collectors who were often secretive about the varieties they hoarded. 14 Nov 14 FOR many years growing heirloom or 'heritage' vegetables was considered a labour of love, sustained by hobbyists and...

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AN independent review of the Water Act has focused on cutting red tape and improving Basin Plan performance.4:15 PM AN independent review of the Water Act has focused on cutting red tape and improving Basin Plan performance.
AFTER years of turmoil, the Elders AGM in Adelaide yesterday carried a more comfortable and confident tone.10:35 AM AFTER years of turmoil, the Elders AGM in Adelaide yesterday carried a more comfortable and confident tone.

A VICTORIAN fruit grading equipment manufacturer has been awarded the 2014 Australian Exporter of the Year Award.17 Dec 14  1 A VICTORIAN fruit grading equipment manufacturer has been awarded the 2014 Australian Exporter of the Year Award.
THE launch of a new macadamia milk product is an indicator of the nut’s diverse potential and golden future.16 Dec 14 THE launch of a new macadamia milk product is an indicator of the nut’s diverse potential and golden future.