136 results for Article, Blog post and 1st Jan 2016
US tractor giant John Deere has developed a prototype tractor run entirely on lithium-ion battery power, to be officially unveiled at the SIMA agribusiness show in Paris in early 2017.
An army of ag-bots is on the march, set to transform farming, with semi- and fully-automated ag operations already popping up all over the planet. The Australian Centre for Field Robotics at The University of Sydney is at the forefront of the agricultural robotics revolution.
By changing the gene governing a single amino-acid in an oat enzyme, US and UK researchers have caused oat plants to produce new, potentially valuable natural compounds.
Nick Arena, owner of NSW’s largest barramundi farm and a flotilla of sustainable support industries, including a hydroponic herb and leafy greens facility and an onsite restaurant, has become 2015 NSW Farmer of the Year.
Meat sales and marketing company Sanger Australia, a subsidiary of Bindaree Beef Group, launched premium Aussie brand First Cut Beef in Shanghai in December 2015. The brand is now available to tens of millions of Chinese consumers through e-commerce giant JD.com.
Australia's Arcadian Organic & Natural Meat Co works with best-practice livestock farmers to build a sustainable, profitable future for organic red-meat production.
Australia's Arcadian Organic & Natural Meat Co believes in working with best-practice livestock farmers to build a productive, profitable future for organic red-meat production.
Take one island nation, add a dash of pride, passion and Aussie spirit and what do you get? A fresh global identity for Australian beef, lamb and goatmeat.
Meat & Livestock Australia subsidiary MDC has joined forces with national ag-innovation hub SproutX to encourage entrepreneurs and start-ups to develop high-tech solutions to key issues for Australia's red meat and livestock industry.
In mid-November 2016, New Zealand and China signed a landmark agreement to recognise each other’s standards on organic produce- which could give Australian exporters of organic produce a run for their money.