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Rural Business magazine cover

May 2020

Released May 13, 2020

Inside this Issue:


  • Nutrien grows global reach
  • FMC Graslan raises funds for RFDS
  • Plant science sector acts on FAW threat
  • Record start for nodulator production

On The Move

Rural Business

  • Gallagher launches ‘Let’s Meet’ initiative
  • Elders names 2020 agronomy grads
  • Industry must act on fungicide resistance

Management- Coping or moping


  • Barley yield off the planet
  • TruFlex aids late season weed control
  • Prepare sheep for feedlots or grain diets
  • Record tests at Dawbuts lab in April
  • Mild autumn sparks algal blooms
  • New insecticide targets pests in vegie crops
  • Don’t forget micronutrient requirements
  • New Group Q pre-em for 2020 release
  • Two-in-one mineral with vitamin B12
  • Pain relief on iconic cattle station

Commentary - Restocking the nation's fodder

INSIGHTS: Post-emergent herbicides

  • Hasten cross-labelled on 45 agchem products
  • Select the Xtra quality clethodim formulation
  • New herbicide options tackle problem weeds

INSIGHTS: Rodent & vertebrate pest control

  • Know your pest
  • The right rodenticide for every situation
  • Rats seek shelter as temperatures drop
  • Anticoagulants best choice in rodenticides
  • Rodent control improves overall farm health

INSIGHTS: Tropical agriculture & sugar cane

  • New online planner for sugar cane industry
  • Valor stands its ground in tropical deluges
  • Selontra rodenticide protects macadamias
  • Industry leaders adopt imidacloprid strategy
  • Control fruit spotting bug with Trivor