|Beef prices dropping from record levels|
The cattle market is starting to wane after 56 weeks at record breaking levels.
|Safety is everyone’s business at Ashgrove |
Ashgrove Farms was recognised as an industry leader in farm safety when they took out the Dairy Safety Award at the annual Tasmanian Dairy Awards.
|VDL expansion not affected by financial woes |
The new owners of Van Diemen's Land Farms dairy company say financial difficulty plaguing a Chinese company it has strong links to is not hampering bold expansion plans.
|Medicinal cannabis in Tasmania|
The island state of Tasmania is considered a good place to grow medicinal cannabis.
|Tasmanian family-owned cherry dynasty for sale |
Australia's biggest cherry exporter, Reid Fruits, is up for sale
|Costa family to sell $300 million fruit farm portfolio|
Agricultural corporate advisory firm Kidder Williams has confirmed berry and citrus farms owned by the Costa family are up for sale.
|Tasmanian wines win London trophies|
Tasmanian wines have again been winning trophies and awards in prestigious global competitions
| KidGuard - monitoring text messages for families|
The guide to parental knowledge and technical support for safe use.
|Barley and other grain growers encouraged to remain vigilant for signs of Ramularia leaf spot (July 2017)|
Biosecurity Tasmania is encouraging barley and other grain growers to remain vigilant for signs of Ramularia leaf spot of barley.
|Tasmanian farmers continuing to grow their industries|
Agriculture continues to be a pillar industry for Tasmania with the latest ABS agricultural census information showing the value of agricultural production has grown to almost $1.5 billion.
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|Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture listed in the 'Top 50'|
The Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture and the University of Tasmania are listed in the Top 50 global rankings for Agricultural Sciences.
|Dry June breaks winter records in Tasmania |
Parts of Tasmania have recorded their driest June on record, with no strong signs of above average rain for the coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology says.
|TFGA list of primary industry grants and funding|
The TFGA has published a list of grants and funding available for primary industry.
|Code of Practice an important first step for dairy industry|
The Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association Dairy Council has welcomed the launch of the Code of Practice for Contractual Arrangements as an important first step for the dairy industry.
|Tasmanian Community Achievement Awards - 2017 Agriculture Award |
Nominations are now open for the 2017 Tasmanian Community Achievement Awards, including the Fonterra Australia Agriculture Award.
|Australian Wool Exchange - current market information|
AWEX Market Information Services provides a range of industry market reports based on daily, weekly, monthly, and annual cycles.
|Keeping Tasmania free from fruit fly|
The State Government has released a long-term fruit fly strategy to protect Tasmania’s brand and export markets.
|Farmers at high risk of premature hearing loss|
More than one in two farmers will suffer premature hearing loss according to research published by the National Rural Health Alliance.
|Two rural banks forecasting better returns for dairy farmers |
Two major rural banks are forecasting better returns for dairy farmers due to seasonal conditions and higher milk prices.
|Tasmania's first Cat Management Plan|
The State’s first comprehensive Cat Management Plan addressing domestic, stray and feral cats in Tasmania has been released by the Government.
|Dairy exporters encouraged to look at new markets|
Exporters should look to South East Asia, according to a Chinese-based dairy analyst.
|Tasmanian farmer juggles livestock and cropping on two large properties|
Julian von Bibra farms almost 20,000ha across two locations at Ross and Gladstone in Tasmania.
|Murray Goulburn lifts opening farm gate milk prices |
Milk processor Murray Goulburn has lifted its opening farm gate milk price for the coming milk season to $5.20 per kilogram of milk solids.
|Export opportunities in the vegetable industry|
Nuffield scholar's report into export opportunities in the vegetable industry.