Dwayne Schubert has taken advantage of two agricultural programs that link tomorrow’s leaders with role models and mentors.
The National Farmers’ Federation has a new initiative to attract the investment that is needed for the industry to reach its potential.
Australia’s $6.5 billion sheep industry needs 22 million more sheep just to maintain its current share of global production, according to an agricultural research paper released by ANZ.
Against a backdrop of increasing disconnection between young people and farming, and a world population that is forecast to soar to tenbillion by 2050, visionary thinking, a long-term approach, and creativity are urgently needed to develop solutions to enable the next generation of food producers to face global farming challenges.
Western Australian researchers have catalogued the proteins found in the Wyalkatchem variety of bread wheat in an effort to better understand its biology and improve wheat production for the future.