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Virtual fencing is a step closer towards becoming a commercial reality, courtesy of a new partnership between Melbourne-based agri-tech startup Agersens and international agricultural innovation powerhouse Gallagher.
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 DPI Animal Health Officers have investigated an increased number of lead poisoning cases in cattle across Victoria in recent months.
DPI Warrnambool District Veterinary Officer, John Gibney said within the south-west region alone, four separate outbreaks of lead poisoning have been detected.  
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 With hot and dry weather conditions being experienced across Victoria, the Department of Primary Industries (DPI) is reminding cattle producers to be on  the lookout for pinkeye.

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Resulting from extensive customer feedback, John Deere updates its ultra-reliable 3E Series compact utility tractors by reintroducing a customer favourite as an even more capable and intuitive machine. The redesigned 3038E is more versatile, durable and easier-to-use than ever, offering a consistent styling package across the Compact Utility Tractor portfolio.
 
The John Deere 3038E tractor is powerful and easy to use for customers who maintain their property.
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A shed home lifestyle might not be everyone’s aspiration, but it’s an option many are considering with a landmark study revealing 46% of Australians would consider living in a shed home.
 
A steel kit home, commonly known as a 'shed home', is based on the classic home frame with stud wall framing and roof trusses. 
 
In a sign of the growing appeal of the shed as a modern form of accommodation, the survey found that high income earners sho
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Farmers will be empowered to establish cooperatives and adopt innovative business models to boost their bargaining position in the marketplace under the Coalition Government's $13.8 million Farm Co-operatives and Collaboration Pilot Program.
 
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, Barnaby Joyce, Minister for Regional Development, Fiona Nash, and Member for Page, Kevin Hogan, announced today that Southern Cross University will deliver th
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John Deere introduces the Gator XUV590i and XUV590i S4 Crossover Utility Vehicles, designed for operators who desire performance, comfort and customisation.
 
Equipped with a powerful twin-cylinder engine, independent four-wheel suspension and availability of more than 60 attachments, the XUV590i provides an unparalleled balance of performance and work capability in the mid-size class.
 
“The XUV590i and XUV590i S4 four-passeng
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Packaging is a major operation for many businesses in the agricultural industry. From grains to fertilisers, soils and hay, a bulk agricultural packaging system needs to be able to handle various kinds of product and package them efficiently before transport. Filling bulk bags or containers manually uses a lot of time, energy and manpower, and it increases your risk of product wastage.
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Sydney Showground will host Australia's largest poultry show on the Queen's Birthday weekend, 10 - 12 June 2016. Covering three exhibition halls, a highlight of the event will be the judging of 5,500 poultry exhibits from all over Australia. See rare breeds like the Transylvanian Naked Necks, Shamo, Sumatra, and Yokohama.
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Do you live in Sydney but also have a property in the country?
Does your rural property have problems with feral animals such as foxes, rabbits, pigs or wild dogs?
 
Greater Sydney Local Land Services is running a free workshop on managing feral animals on rural properties for absentee rural landholders living in Sydney.
 
The event will provide attendees with an introduction to:
- Types of feral animals
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