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Rural Business magazine cover

August 2019

Released Aug. 14, 2019

Inside this Issue:


  • Maxum Foods wins Trusted Trader status
  • Heritage Seeds expands in north
  • Adama notches up five years
  • Delta Ag snares North West Ag
  • Elders goes wholesale by buying AIRR

Rural Business

  • Farm HQ takes out the ENTEC honours
  • Corteva warms to climate challenge
  • Agsafe musters the agchem supply chain


  • New sulphur fertiliser
  • Less dust and better flow with Flare 3
  • New Fennec outfoxes lice on sheep
  • Protect this year’s cereal grain harvest
  • Parasite control boosts cattle health
  • Micronutrients vital through whole season

Commentary - Is history repeating itself

INSIGHTS: Spring horticulture & viticulture

  • Expanded registrations for Trivor insecticide
  • New fungicide Belanty approved by APVMA
  • Lowering horticulture’s global footprint
  • Boost nitrogen efficacy in tree crops
  • IPM and targeted sprays ensure quality

INSIGHTS: Fodder conservation & pasture

  • Graziers chomp at the bit for fast feed
  • Optimise pastures with portable electric fencing
  • Handing farmers more profit on a plate
  • Forage sorghum R&D benefits growers

INSIGHTS: Water supply & irrigation

  • Precision irrigation makes every drop count
  • Irrigation technology maximises feed growth