Pulse croppers are being urged to remember their crops' hardy origins and not give up on the prospect of a harvest just yet.
Farmers hoping for a change in weather patterns were left disappointed with a BOM forecast predicting below average rain for spring.
Australian feed grain producers and Western Australian farmers are likely to be big winners out of the recent FTA with Indonesia.
Europe is sweltering through one of its hottest and driest summers on record - and grain production is expected to suffer as a result.
Crops in the southern grain producing zone area mixed bag leading into the pointy end of the season, making production estimates difficult.
There has finally been some rain, albeit patchy, over northern NSW and Queensland. How will farmers make best use of any moisture?
GrainGrowers has led the farm industry in congratulating the federal government for concluding the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement.
Farmers trying to source hay from interstate need to be careful they don't bring in some unwanted guests say biosecurity experts.
Banning hay exports to divert supply to drought impacted farmers would kill off the sector overnight says the boss of a fodder group.