Australia's 'big two' supermarkets make their money at the expense of those with the least power in the food supply chain – farmers and consumers.
Agriculture drones are proving an essential eye-in-the-sky tool for farmers and can help add real value at the farm gate – but not everyone will need an expensive device.
A lifetime of experience in farming, learned both here and overseas, helps NSW Farmers’ Goat Committee chair and Nuffield scholar Felicity McLeod keep on top of the issues impacting goat farmers.
Australian live sheep trade has ceased exports to Middle East during the Northern Hemisphere summer but the federal election has saved the industry.
"Right now, grain production in Australia is a guessing game," says NSW Farmers' Grains Committee chair Matthew Madden about the grain reporting system.
With African swine fever spreading to pigs in China, farmers are employing stringent biosecurity measures to keep their farms safe.
With over 900,000 horses in Australia, a national register would improve biosecurity and rider safety. But is it a cost-effective solution?
Farmers have been living it for years, but in mid-2018 the reality of the weather crisis finally hit the headlines. But could this media coverage hurt market prospects?
The country town may not be as glamorous as California but it's becoming an agri-tech hub for young minds, with venture capitalists keen to invest.
Farmers believe almond and soy “milk” is unfairly trading on the nutritional benefits of cows' milk to the detriment of consumers and farmers alike.