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Rural Business magazine cover

May 2021

Released May 17, 2021

Inside this Issue:

Agribusiness News

  • Cotton grower funding boost
  • Median farm values grow in all states
  • Australia to benefit from Biobest deal
  • Humans and plant genes resist drugs
  • Landcare gets help with biodiversity


On the Move

Vale Bill Blackhall

Rural Business

  • Plant Health Aust marks 21st birthday
  • Beef's once-in-generation opportunity
  • Digital standards – boring or intriguing?
  • Corteva announces scholarship winners
  • Bayer starts The Big Fish Challenge!



  • Growers act on promise of strong wheat outlook
  • What risks do snails and slugs pose?
  • Grochem releases fall armyworm kit
  • What makes Ivomec such a trusted brand?
  • Liquid fertilisers add flexibility to seeding
  • Wider fungicide spray window a ‘game changer’
  • Winning all the weigh to the bank
  • Miravis Prime offers value to hort crops
  • Start with a clean boom sprayer
  • UPL’s new gen aphid control for canola


INSIGHTS: Post-emergent herbicides

  • Ask an expert: tank mix compatibility
  • Arylex active covers all weed control options

INSIGHTS: Rodent & vertebrate pest control

  • Rodent risks posed to human and animal health
  • Fast, economic and reliable rodent control
  • Westonfence saves grain crop from kangaroos
  • How do know that a rodent product works?
  • Integrated approach for optimal rodent control

INSIGHTS: Tropical agriculture & sugar cane

  • Tropical ag just like home for Kenso Agcare
  • Roots of Israel journey now growing at Tully
  • GYP-FLO flowable gypsum original and the best!
  • Valor comes out on top again in sugarcane