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YOU may have heard of Bob the Builder, Postman Pat and Fireman Sam. Now, meet George the Farmer.

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YOU may have heard of Bob the Builder, Postman Pat and Fireman Sam. Now, meet George the Farmer.
FOUR generations of the Bauer family have farmed the nutrient-rich fields at Mt Sylvia, Queensland with the former dairy farm now proudly producing high quality organic vegetables. 25 Nov 14 FOUR generations of the Bauer family have farmed the nutrient-rich fields at Mt Sylvia, Queensland with the former...
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...

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CONJECTURE over consumer acceptance of a new genetically modified potato product has pro-biotech campaigners spitting chips.22 Dec 14  9 CONJECTURE over consumer acceptance of a new genetically modified potato product has pro-biotech campaigners...
AN independent review of the Water Act has focused on cutting red tape and improving Basin Plan performance.19 Dec 14  1 AN independent review of the Water Act has focused on cutting red tape and improving Basin Plan performance.

THE Northern Territory played host to the recent unveiling of the Strategic Export Plan for the Australian Mango Industry.21 Dec 14 THE Northern Territory played host to the recent unveiling of the Strategic Export Plan for the Australian Mango...
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.