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Rural Business magazine cover

September 2019

Released Sept. 19, 2019

Inside this Issue:


  • SA ends GM crops ban
  • BASF set to launch wheat varieties
  • S&W Seed adds Corteva wheat lines
  • Elanco to buy Bayer’s animal health arm
  • Green light for Landmark Ruralco deal

On The Move

Rural Business

  • Quick brown fox livens Fennec launch
  • Top cotton growers of 2019 recognised
  • Cotton’s ‘go to’ man named top achiever
  • Barmac focuses on quality and innovation
  • Corteva Agriscience officially launched
  • AgLink agronomists’ Canadian exchange


  • Breakthrough N-inhibitor fertiliser
  • Sharper new pricing for all-rounder
  • Weed-free canola with new herbicide
  • One spray and cane toads are Croaked
  • Designed to seriously outperform
  • BeeConnected vital tool for agronomists
  • Next advance in biological pest control
  • Don’t let flies take a bite out of production

INSIGHTS: Summer Cropping

  • Herbicide of choice for summer crops
  • Protect electric fences from pivot irrigators
  • Growers benefit from greater sorghum choice
  • Industry teamwork vital to manage resistance
  • Insect control vital for quality mung beans
  • Adapting seeds for changing needs

INSIGHTS: Animal nutrition & supplements

  • A solution to fee challenges at lambing
  • Data collection tools boost animal nutrition


  • Great Land produces great pastures
  • Extra heavy duty posts ideal for dairy farms
  • Maize silage delivers maximum benefit