MG maintains farmgate price promise

IT'S been a volatile six months for dairy but big co-op Murray Goulburn is sticking to its promise of a $6/kg MS farmgate payment.
IT'S been a volatile six months for dairy but big co-op Murray Goulburn is sticking to its promise of a $6/kg MS farmgate payment.
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MARCIA is one super storm that caught Bureau of Meteorology forecasters by surprise. MARCIA is one super storm that caught Bureau of Meteorology forecasters by surprise.
A NEW regime for reporting live export ESCAS breach investigation results has been adopted by the Department of Agriculture. A NEW regime for reporting live export ESCAS breach investigation results has been adopted by the Department of Agriculture.
WOOLGROWERS, classers and industry bodies already voicing their concerns to the AWI Wool Selling Systems Review panel. WOOLGROWERS, classers and industry bodies already voicing their concerns to the AWI Wool Selling Systems Review panel.
THE first SustainaWOOL clips hit the auctions last week and New England Wool is calling for more superfine growers to get on board.
THE first SustainaWOOL clips hit the auctions last week and New England Wool is calling for more superfine growers to get on board.
THE new message behind Meat and Livestock Australia’s latest marketing campaign is built on reinforcing beef’s health credentials.
1:05 PM THE new message behind Meat and Livestock Australia’s latest marketing campaign is built on reinforcing beef’s health credentials. | Top End beef back in business  | Producers call for processing... 
Cattle - Beef
RETAIL giant Woolworths has bitten the bullet and cut its full-year profit guidance, after reporting
11:42 AM RETAIL giant Woolworths has bitten the bullet and cut its full-year profit guidance, after reporting "unsatisfying" first-half sales results. | Coles, Woolies 'too big to care' 
STEERS reached 355 cents a kilogram during the hoof and hook competition auction at the Canberra Show on Thursday.
10:08 AM STEERS reached 355 cents a kilogram during the hoof and hook competition auction at the Canberra Show on Thursday.
Cattle - Beef
ANTHRAX has killed a dairy cow in the Tatura region of the Goulburn Valley, Victoria, and the property has been placed under temporary quarantine.
9:30 AM ANTHRAX has killed a dairy cow in the Tatura region of the Goulburn Valley, Victoria, and the property has been placed under temporary quarantine. | Fonterra sticks by slashed milk...  | Pasteurisation and food production 
PRIME Minister Tony Abbott was in Rockhampton this morning, to meet with CQ mayors and survey the damage from TC Marcia.
9:24 AM PRIME Minister Tony Abbott was in Rockhampton this morning, to meet with CQ mayors and survey the damage from TC Marcia.
A SMALLER winter crop and the smallest export crop in five years mean GrainCorp is tipping another profit slump of at least 30 per cent.
9:15 AM A SMALLER winter crop and the smallest export crop in five years mean GrainCorp is tipping another profit slump of at least 30 per cent. | GrainCorp pay deal queried  | GNC bonuses 'too lenient': ASA 
TIM Fairfax AC and his wife Gina Fairfax were honoured this week for their philanthropic investment in the ARLF's work.
6:48 AM TIM Fairfax AC and his wife Gina Fairfax were honoured this week for their philanthropic investment in the ARLF's work. | Around the traps: weekly news wrap  | Shenhua's $1.5b dose of dismay 
THE Abbott government's foreign investment crackdown looks shaky after Labor reserved judgment on whether it will support the plan.
6:35 AM  4 THE Abbott government's foreign investment crackdown looks shaky after Labor reserved judgment on whether it will support the plan. | Outrage over PM's property hit  | More rules for agricultural FDI 
CHANGING labelling laws for food made in Australia but not for imported products could price locals out of the market.
6:10 AM  1 CHANGING labelling laws for food made in Australia but not for imported products could price locals out of the market. | Ag set to drive CoOL review  | CoOL submission fast-tracked 
A DISAPPOINTING week for the Merino fleece sector dragged
the AWEX EMI lower, despite a firm trend in crossbreeds.
6:04 AM A DISAPPOINTING week for the Merino fleece sector dragged the AWEX EMI lower, despite a firm trend in crossbreeds. | Industries sheepish about overhaul  | A bird in hand for IWP 
Sheep - Wool
FRANK Crofts was a distinguished agricultural scientist whose career resulted in huge savings in fuel and water for Australian crops.
6:00 AM FRANK Crofts was a distinguished agricultural scientist whose career resulted in huge savings in fuel and water for Australian crops.
AUDIO: Catch up on the week's news, from CoOL law reform to calls from one MP for farmers to sue an animal rights group.
3:00 AM AUDIO: Catch up on the week's news, from CoOL law reform to calls from one MP for farmers to sue an animal rights group. | AUDIO: The weekly wrap
INGHAM sugarcane farmers could retain an increased ownership percentage in the $520m cane-based renewable energy facility.
3:00 AM INGHAM sugarcane farmers could retain an increased ownership percentage in the $520m cane-based renewable energy facility.
AG LEADERS will play a central role in moves to finally enact unambiguous country of origin food labelling standards.
3:00 AM  2 AG LEADERS will play a central role in moves to finally enact unambiguous country of origin food labelling standards. | Pollies short on food safety...  | Renewed push for CoOL change 
LAMB prices may have taken a slight dip, but confidence in the market is strong and lambs are performing well overall.
3:00 AM LAMB prices may have taken a slight dip, but confidence in the market is strong and lambs are performing well overall.
Sheep - Meat
FARMER groups are being urged to consider defamation action against Animals Australia by Queensland LNP MP George Christensen.
3:00 AM  11 FARMER groups are being urged to consider defamation action against Animals Australia by Queensland LNP MP George Christensen. | ALEC stands by ESCAS reports  | ESCAS reports ‘sanitised’, says... 
LAST week, the organisations advocating for the grassfed cattle sector were united, but this week another group has cried foul.
3:00 AM  5 LAST week, the organisations advocating for the grassfed cattle sector were united, but this week another group has cried foul. | Grassfed levy payers get their say  | Grassfed 'surgery' decisions... 
Cattle - Beef
WITH the price of cropping land soaring, farmers are increasingly looking to improve the productivity of the ground they already own.
3:00 AM WITH the price of cropping land soaring, farmers are increasingly looking to improve the productivity of the ground they already own. | Soil health focus reaps rewards  | Trailblazers of the no-till... 
MOST saleyards across the eastern states are yarding significantly lower numbers of sheep and lambs as supply tightens.
3:00 AM MOST saleyards across the eastern states are yarding significantly lower numbers of sheep and lambs as supply tightens. | National lamb supply surges  | MLA 'mutiny' gathers steam 
THE opportunity for implementing a capacity-based system for classifying harvesters has been missed, according to Graeme Quick.
3:00 AM THE opportunity for implementing a capacity-based system for classifying harvesters has been missed, according to Graeme Quick. | Now you're growing with gas  | Where's your tractor bean? 
ASBESTOS from damaged buildings at JBS Swift in central Queensland could see the meat processing plant closed indefinitely.
26 Feb 15  1 ASBESTOS from damaged buildings at JBS Swift in central Queensland could see the meat processing plant closed indefinitely.  | Producers call for processing...  | Teys looks at closing abattoirs 
CHINESE demand, both real and imagined, is doing to the global milk industry what it has already done to iron ore: increase production.
26 Feb 15 CHINESE demand, both real and imagined, is doing to the global milk industry what it has already done to iron ore: increase production. | Bega reports a profit bite  | MG defends performance record 
FOOD waste is increasingly being seen as a serious environmental and economic issue.
26 Feb 15  3 FOOD waste is increasingly being seen as a serious environmental and economic issue.  | Food labelling reform starting...  | Careful about CoOL changes: Colbeck 
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I think it is very wrong that Greg misfud thinks that some of us doggers fraud the system maybe
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Sounds like you may have some median, mode, mean shoppers over your way Bushie Bill. A few
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So the man who has never run a business in his life condescendingly says that new red tape will
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