Australia to smash its wheat harvest record
Andy Doyle
Despite a wet start on parts of his farm in 2016, Bruce Watson reports that he had a very successful production year, along with a big area for summer cropping.
5 October 2016 Crops
Australian update: it’s wet here too
Many growers in New South Wales in Australia have either been blessed or scourged by recent high rainfall levels, writes Bruce Watson.
7 September 2016 Management
Back to sowing season despite remaining harvest
Crops remain to be harvested but the planting season has also come around again.
Sharp rise in fertiliser sales
A lift in weather is spiking fertiliser sales. William Conlon details the latest prices from an Irish Farmers Journal survey.
20 April 2016 News
40,000 cattle die in South Africa drought
Severe drought continues to be a major problem in South Africa with crops and livestock under major pressure.
25 November 2015 News
Farmer writes: Arrival of Spring brings fresh challenges
With the weather starting to settle and temperatures beginning to rise, I can feel the inevitable pressure of the Spring starting to build.
30 November -0001 Farmer Writes