The future in agriculture is looking bright according to a new report which has found 77 per cent of producers are optimistic about farming.
An oversupply of Australian avocados has seen record low prices for the fruit, with production tipped to continue to soar for the next five years.
Biosecurity officers will begin boarding planes arriving from Indonesia as Australian authorities try to stop the highly contagious foot and mouth disease entering the country.
Australia is facing the “greatest biosecurity threat to animal agriculture” that it has seen in decades according to the country’s chief vet.
An Australian led team of international researchers has discovered a gene in wheat that helps produce higher quality crops.