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Rural Business magazine cover

June 2020

Released June 15, 2020

Inside this Issue:


  • Nutrien boosts loyalty plan
  • Elders profit doubles in first half
  • Scrapping fert levy to save $6 million
  • Barenbrug and Nuseed seal breeding deal
  • Corteva marks first birthday with 2030 goals

Agsafe News

On The Move

Marketing during a pandemic

Rural Business

  • Delta Ag to supply SHO safflower seed
  • APVMA fees increase not justified
  • Corteva Shed Talk: Active Farmers

Management - Its time to push


  • Unique lucerne holds its own over the years
  • Stopping weed set key to FTR control
  • Ask an expert: tackling late weeds in-crop
  • Fall armyworm ‘not the end of the world’
  • A twist in the tail for DBM caterpillars
  • Totril supports surge in demand for onions
  • Safeguarding the efficacy of dicyclanil
  • Times change and Tri-Solfen steps up
  • Flexibility a bonus with Frequency

Commentary - Covid-19 has silver lining

INSIGHTS: Technology in agriculture

  • Digital platform unlocks full soil health potential
  • High-tech water and nutrient management
  • Are your clients seeing the complete picture?
  • Precision ag plan that puts growers first

INSIGHTS: Fungicides

  • Which adjuvant to use with fungicides?
  • Combat fungal disease with new Belanty DMI
  • Grochem expands into poppies with Metman
  • Stroby still protecting pome fruit
  • Resistance is crushed with new biofungicide

INSIGHTS: Snail & slug control

  • Multiguard: the superior EDTA snail and slug bait
  • Timing is crucial for effective snail baiting
  • Don’t be sluggish about snail and slug control