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Growers urged to embrace risk management.. In an industry increasingly characterised by price volatility, Australia's grain growers have to embrace the full range of risk management strategies available, the Australian Grains Industry Conference was told... "We ask growers to think about what their view is on the price Reflecting the time it can take people to respond to changed circumstances, he noted that while growers are comfortable about spending on chemical inputs, most remain reluctant to pay someone to help them manage the markets...
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Growers urged to embrace risk management.. In an industry increasingly characterised by price volatility, Australia's grain growers have to embrace the full range of risk management strategies available, the Australian Grains Industry Conference was told... "We ask growers to think about what their view is on the price Reflecting the time it can take people to respond to changed circumstances, he noted that while growers are comfortable about spending on chemical inputs, most remain reluctant to pay someone to help them manage the markets...
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National Australia Bank chief economist Robert Henderson said Australia was well positioned to meet increased demand from Asian markets... Mr Henderson said the increased protein consumption resulting from higher living standards in the developing economies of China and India was particularly promising in the medium term for Australian agriculture... For growers attempting to navigate through this environment, Mr Krueger said it was important to stay the course rather than getting caught up in day-to-day fluctuations...
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Pulse industry set to ride global wave.. Mr Bahceci said while consumption in western cultures is low, research confirming that pulses can help to prevent or reduce the incidence of obesity, diabetes and heart disease is generating new demand from health and functional foods markets... Mr Bahceci rated the opportunities among the most exciting that have been presented to the global pulse industry, "and Australia has the chance to be a major player", he said...
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Agri-Science Queensland researchers are helping producers adapt to change with industry-specific software... Researchers have developed a software package that is helping Queensland farmers plan for their future... The Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF) is applying APSFarm working in collaboration with mixed grain and grazing farmers from Central Queensland, Western Queensland, dry land cropping farmers from Central Queensland, and South East Queensland, and irrigated cotton growers from Southern Queensland, Darling Downs, Central Queensland and Northern New South Wales...
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