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Rural Business magazine cover

July 2019

Released July 16, 2019

Inside this Issue:


  • Agsafe names 2019 finalists
  • New seed line to double Pac Seeds output
  • Managing Resistance effectively
  • ACCC raises concerns on takeover plan
  • New Gibson Island Gas agreement

Rural Businesss

  • Zoetis Support for mental health in the bush
  • Muir wins lifetime achievement award
  • Peach of a time at Hort Connections
  • Two decades of sales, research and advise
  • UPL unveils global identity and vision

Management- Benchmarking drives improvement


  • Altacor- Quick insect control and long residual
  • Veritas - Cost-effective and versatile protection
  • Novel seed treatment fungicide
  • Label change boosts fly and lice control

Commentary - In Science we trust

INSIGHTS: Sheep Care & Health

  • Tru-Test weighs in on simplicity and value
  • CLiK once for season-long blowfly control
  • Give lice a dose or pure venom with Viper
  • Superb sheep deserve superb handling gear

INSIGHTS: Biologicals

  • Benefits of biologicals
  • Laying heliothis to rest
  • EndoPrine- Huge opportunity lies right under our feet
  • Three-way biological control of botrytis

INSIGHTS: Small Farms

  • Perfect fencing solution for small farms
  • Programmed nutrition delivers better outcome