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Rural Business magazine cover

June 2021

Released June 18, 2021

Inside this Issue:

Agribusiness News

  • Full house at CropLife’s Ag budget brief
  • World's first green ammonia plant for WA
  • Elders first half earnings up by 40%
  • CSIRO cotton partnership reaches $150m
  • Nufarm posts strong first half results


On The Move

Profile: Peter O'Keeffe

Rural Business

  • Agrifutures growAG launch
  • Central NSW growers pursuing IWM options
  • Bayer to host 2021 Youth Ag Summit
  • Elders backs Flying Doctor Service
  • Pain relief becoming standard practice
  • FMC supports key ag community projects

Management- Choosing the right forklift


  • Infinito for late season broccoli fungus control
  • UPL launches new GoActiv
  • Versys beats sucking pests
  • Your lousicide recommendation matters

Commentary - Technology invigorating agriculture

INSIGHTS: Technology in agriculture

  • World first app control for tanks and rainfall
  • Grant smartens-up meat traceability via NLIS
  • Fully-automated farm to be built at Wagga
  • Remote pest monitoring yields multiple benefits
  • No need to walk weight off to weigh livestock
  • New tech innovations lift ag productivity

INSIGHTS: Fungicides

  • Kenso Gold comes out on top against funguses
  • Tridim new favourite following Bayfidan
  • Powdery mildew develops resistance to fungicides
  • New products to mark OCP's 30 years in ag
  • Breakthrough fungicide coming to more crops