More rain ahead for east coast

COME Wednesday, the grey clouds and rain are due to roll in again, along with a good chance of another east coast low, meteorologists say.
COME Wednesday, the grey clouds and rain are due to roll in again, along with a good chance of another east coast low, meteorologists say.
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MORE of Australia’s cropping zones have received their autumn break in the past week, with good falls across much of NSW. MORE of Australia’s cropping zones have received their autumn break in the past week, with good falls across much of NSW.
AFTER years in the doldrums, beef is back on the property investor's shopping list and farmland price signals are showing signs of revival. AFTER years in the doldrums, beef is back on the property investor's shopping list and farmland price signals are showing signs of revival.
AUSTRALIAN commodity prices are being buffered by the falling Australian dollar to an extent not seen since 2008, says the NAB. AUSTRALIAN commodity prices are being buffered by the falling Australian dollar to an extent not seen since 2008, says the NAB.
FARMERS have lodged a written complaint about PETA's latest campaign which features a fake lamb covered in blood and cuts. FARMERS have lodged a written complaint about PETA's latest campaign which features a fake lamb covered in blood and cuts.
AUTHORS of the 2014 Australian Wheat Quality report are hoping the paper will help international customers best utilise Australian wheat.
4:00 AM  1 AUTHORS of the 2014 Australian Wheat Quality report are hoping the paper will help international customers best utilise Australian wheat. | Crops on chemical watch  | GPSA concerns over Viterra port... 
AN announcement on the promised $100 million Rural R&D for Profit program is “imminent”, says Agricultural Minister Barnaby Joyce.
4:00 AM  1 AN announcement on the promised $100 million Rural R&D for Profit program is “imminent”, says Agricultural Minister Barnaby Joyce.
A HORSHAM-based shearing contractor says the wool industry faces an increasingly uphill battle to attract shearers and shedhands.
4:00 AM A HORSHAM-based shearing contractor says the wool industry faces an increasingly uphill battle to attract shearers and shedhands. | Wool advances on a strong clip  | Send PETA to school: WAFarmers 
Sheep - Wool
A NEW logo has been launched to recognise impending changes to Australia's clean air legislation.
4:00 AM A NEW logo has been launched to recognise impending changes to Australia's clean air legislation. | Choose between climate futures  | Climate Authority wants 30pc... 
THE next big career in agriculture could be unmanned vehicle (UV) piloting.
4:00 AM THE next big career in agriculture could be unmanned vehicle (UV) piloting.
GIVEN the relentless drought, it’s no surprise that for the first 17 weeks of 2015, eastern states adult cattle slaughter was 2.61m head.
3:45 AM GIVEN the relentless drought, it’s no surprise that for the first 17 weeks of 2015, eastern states adult cattle slaughter was 2.61m head. | Symposium to tackle industry beefs  | US hungry for Aussie beef 
Cattle - Beef
OPINION: ANOTHER east coast low-pressure system brings flood-producing rains, but we have not seen much discussion of the 'why' of it all.
27 Apr 15  1 OPINION: ANOTHER east coast low-pressure system brings flood-producing rains, but we have not seen much discussion of the 'why' of it all. | 'Clumpy storms' making tropics...  | Pattern emerges in 'weird' weather 
PHILANTHROPIST Turia Pitt will join Rural Women’s Award state winners at a Beef Australia 2015 high tea in Rockhampton.
27 Apr 15 PHILANTHROPIST Turia Pitt will join Rural Women’s Award state winners at a Beef Australia 2015 high tea in Rockhampton.
Cattle - Beef
CEDAR Anderson and his father Stuart have achieved what most inventors can only dream of – striking gold with a truly unique innovation.
27 Apr 15 CEDAR Anderson and his father Stuart have achieved what most inventors can only dream of – striking gold with a truly unique innovation. | Capilano generates a buzz 
COLES' decision to shift towards everyday-low pricing will be put to the test this week, when it releases its first quarterly results since adopting a hybrid promotional strategy late last year.
27 Apr 15 COLES' decision to shift towards everyday-low pricing will be put to the test this week, when it releases its first quarterly results since adopting a hybrid promotional strategy late... | Coles eyes fruit farm investments  | Coles to spend $50m on farmers 
TONY Abbott promised a world-class “five pillar economy”. As his government prepares its second federal budget, how is ag faring?
27 Apr 15 TONY Abbott promised a world-class “five pillar economy”. As his government prepares its second federal budget, how is ag faring? | Keep a weather eye on biosecurity  | Fire ants threaten Qld's... 
THE announcement of S. Kidman & Co’s intention to sell its pastoral business marks a waypoint in SA’s progress towards a post-colonial world.
27 Apr 15 THE announcement of S. Kidman & Co’s intention to sell its pastoral business marks a waypoint in SA’s progress towards a post-colonial world. | Cattle kingdom carve-up disharmony  | Kidman sale timing questioned 
BROKING firm Bell Potter has backed the takeover of water company Tandou by walnut producer Webster, but investors are still unsure about pricing.
27 Apr 15  1 BROKING firm Bell Potter has backed the takeover of water company Tandou by walnut producer Webster, but investors are still unsure about pricing. | Webster's big splash: a Tandou...  | Corrigan's historic water,... 
A PALATIAL country estate, Brindley Park, at Merriwa in NSW, could be sold for as much as $30 million.
27 Apr 15  1 A PALATIAL country estate, Brindley Park, at Merriwa in NSW, could be sold for as much as $30 million. | Rural land sales hit $13.7b  | Outlook raises stakes for... 
A US-based company has paid around $4 million to acquire Yarralyn Park, a 545ha mixed-use property in South Australia.
27 Apr 15 A US-based company has paid around $4 million to acquire Yarralyn Park, a 545ha mixed-use property in South Australia. | Rural land sales hit $13.7b  | Outlook raises stakes for... 
WA farmers are optimistic they could harvest a third consecutive above-average winter crop this year, boosting the flagging economy.
27 Apr 15 WA farmers are optimistic they could harvest a third consecutive above-average winter crop this year, boosting the flagging economy. | Nicoletti to sell WA farms  | Receivers defend foreclosure... 
AUSTRALIA'S superannuation funds invest on average just 0.3 per cent in the agriculture sector.
27 Apr 15  2 AUSTRALIA'S superannuation funds invest on average just 0.3 per cent in the agriculture sector. | Super farm sell-off predicted 
CARBON Link was pulled from the brink by Thursday's ERF auction, and began mapping a course that could change the sums for agriculture.
27 Apr 15  4 CARBON Link was pulled from the brink by Thursday's ERF auction, and began mapping a course that could change the sums for agriculture. | Choose between climate futures  | Ag Energy Council axed 
THE ag sector doesn't have the right tools for the job of building trust between farmers and consumers, says consultant Greg Mills.
27 Apr 15  2 THE ag sector doesn't have the right tools for the job of building trust between farmers and consumers, says consultant Greg Mills.
THERE'S plenty of paddock action going on at present with autumn lambing kicking off and autumn joining also underway for many sheep producers.
27 Apr 15 THERE'S plenty of paddock action going on at present with autumn lambing kicking off and autumn joining also underway for many sheep producers.
EXPORTING Australia's abundant ag output is a process likely to chew up lots of cash before all those hungry buyers start paying up.
27 Apr 15 EXPORTING Australia's abundant ag output is a process likely to chew up lots of cash before all those hungry buyers start paying up. | Glencore's next move could be ag  | Obama scrambles for TPP deal 
DROUGHT, that most undesirable element of Australian agriculture, is going to be more frequent and more severe in the decades ahead.
27 Apr 15  9 DROUGHT, that most undesirable element of Australian agriculture, is going to be more frequent and more severe in the decades ahead. | Drought stimulus: 'no easy answers'  | More pain in drought's fourth year 
THE army biscuit, also known as an Anzac wafer or Anzac tile, is essentially a long shelf-life, hard tack biscuit, eaten as a substitute for bread.
26 Apr 15 THE army biscuit, also known as an Anzac wafer or Anzac tile, is essentially a long shelf-life, hard tack biscuit, eaten as a substitute for bread.
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Joyce is right to delay. He should demand the R&D Corps get 'farmer-focussed' instead of
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The customer is always right, if the market sends the right signals with a large premium for
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Maybe a little over-capitalised?
STUDENTS from the Weipa Residential Campus from Pormpuraaw, Kowanyama, Cooktown, Aurukun, Mapoon and the Torres Strait Islands have just completed their Deadly Choices Healthy Lifestyles Program.27 Mar 15 STUDENTS from the Weipa Residential Campus from Pormpuraaw, Kowanyama, Cooktown, Aurukun, Mapoon and the Torres...
HOME Hill High graduate Kimberley Bourke has started her journey toward being a teacher with the help of a scholarship from Home Hill Community Bank Branch.27 Mar 15 HOME Hill High graduate Kimberley Bourke has started her journey toward being a teacher with the help of a...