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Agriculture news

News on research, developments and opportunities for the Queensland’s plant, cropping, horticulture, livestock and forestry industries.


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Drought and Climate update September 2018

Winter 2018

In this issue: Benefits of bioreactors to the Great Barrier Reef, Weathering the drought, It takes two to mango, World of Drones, Adapting cattle strategies to climate change, Getting more value out of your soil.

Autumn 2018

In this issue: Queensland’s multi-billion dollar agriculture and food sector now has a new 10-year research, development and extension action plan; And… that’s a wrap for Beef Australia 2018; Forestry staff salute the end of an era; New videos to improve pesticide use… and more!

Summer 2018

In this issue: Get ready for Beef Australia 2018, Registrations now open for 2018 Schools Plant Science Competition, Queensland AgTrends 2017-18, Bioreactors trialled to protect the Great Barrier Reef

Spring 2017

In this issue: Get ready now for the upcoming disaster season, Queensland Young Tall Poppy Scientist of the Year, VegMachine tool showcases Queensland cloud based technology, Juicy news for strawberry lovers

Winter 2017

In this issue: Have your say on the future of agriculture and food RD&E in Queensland, Queensland produce showcased in Taiwan, building a forest and timber industry workforce for the future - and more.