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PROGRESS in swatting a major horticulture pest continues with the appointment of two key staff for major fruit fly management programs.

Fruit fly offensive lifts  

PROGRESS in swatting a major horticulture pest continues with the appointment of two key staff for major fruit fly management programs.
THE Australian melon industry will once again try to establish a research and marketing levy- the third attempt in a decade. 01 Sep 15 THE Australian melon industry will once again try to establish a research and marketing levy- the third attempt in a...
WHEN Tim Goodacre talks about fresh fruit branding, it's worth listening. And Australian producers need to listen, according to Tim. 27 Aug 15 WHEN Tim Goodacre talks about fresh fruit branding, it's worth listening. And Australian producers need to listen,...
OLIVE growers are being asked if they'll back a move to direct a portion of their levy funds for marketing purposes. 27 Aug 15 OLIVE growers are being asked if they'll back a move to direct a portion of their levy funds for marketing purposes.
PROTECTING Queensland strawberries from rain and, surprisingly, snow, is behind the move by Pinata Farms' polytunnel trials on the Granite Belt. 26 Aug 15 PROTECTING Queensland strawberries from rain and, surprisingly, snow, is behind the move by Pinata Farms' polytunnel...

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AUSTRALIA'S dairy industry is set to lose at least $20 million in expected tariff cuts if a free trade agreement with China isn't implemented before Christmas, according to Australian Dairy Farmers president Noel Campbell.9:00 AM AUSTRALIA'S dairy industry is set to lose at least $20 million in expected tariff cuts if a free trade agreement...
THE value of rural exports grew seven per cent in 2014-15, latest Australian Bureau of Statistics figures show.7:45 AM THE value of rural exports grew seven per cent in 2014-15, latest Australian Bureau of Statistics figures show.

AS farmer and mining groups combine to defend the ChAFTA, horticulture stands cautiously optimistic over the new deals.03 Sep 15 AS farmer and mining groups combine to defend the ChAFTA, horticulture stands cautiously optimistic over the new deals.
STONEFRUIT representative body Summerfruit Australia has joined the National Farmers Federation as a Commodity Member.01 Sep 15 STONEFRUIT representative body Summerfruit Australia has joined the National Farmers Federation as a Commodity Member.