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Data and methods for the Australian Water Markets Report series26167808/08/2017 04:53:37 06:04:4507/08/2017 14:00:00http://act001spwfep01:8084/abares/research-topics/water/aust-water-markets-reports/data-methods,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/water-biosphere.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Find out the key terminology and reporting conventions used in this report series.
Farm capital and investment – what’s the latest on grain, lamb, beef and dairy farms26757608/08/2017 04:50:04 00:19:1907/08/2017 14:00:00http://act001spwfep01:8084/abares/research-topics/surveys,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/farm-surveys.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Our latest analysis of farm capital and farm investment for grain farmers, lamb producers, beef farmers and dairy farmers for 2014–15 to 2015–16 is now available.
Irrigation in the Murray-Darling Basin –how rice, cotton, dairy, grapes and horticulture is faring29760328/07/2017 05:43:04 23:48:1927/07/2017 14:00:00, <img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/farm-surveys.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Latest research on the farm financial performance and physical performance of irrigation farms in the Murray-Darling Basin from 2013-14 to 2015-16 is now available. The analysis includes key farm performance measures, water trading, farm investment.
No obvious change in market power within the beef industry29760428/07/2017 04:11:27 23:48:5927/07/2017 14:00:00,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/farm-surveys.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Farm share and price spread in Australia’s beef supply chain uses Australian price data to estimate farm share and price spread in the beef industry. An increase in price spread or a decrease in farm share could be an early indicator of competition issues
Monitoring of farm share and price spread in the sugar industry will help analysis29760528/07/2017 04:11:51 23:49:4027/07/2017 14:00:00,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/farm-surveys.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Farm share and price spread in Australia’s sugar supply chain demonstrates that data is available that allows an analysis of farm share and price spread for raw sugar exports and refined sugar sold at retail outlets.
Potential displacement of commercial fisheries by a Commonwealth marine reserve zoning scheme: Report on draft management plan zoning:29241123/07/2017 23:50:56 23:31:5923/07/2017 14:00:00, <img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/fisheries-biosphere.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />The Department of the Environment and Energy commissioned ABARES to assess the potential displacement of commercial fishing by the zoning configuration within the Commonwealth Marine Reserves draft management plan.
Opportunities for Australia in the European Union29577917/07/2017 23:59:45 23:59:4517/07/2017 14:00:00,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/trade-biosphere.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />A stocktake of selected agricultural markets of the European Union examines the markets of five EU agricultural industries—almonds, beef, dairy, sheep meat and sugar.
Farm debt – how beef, lamb, grain and dairy is faring29521513/07/2017 04:20:18 04:20:1811/07/2017 14:00:00, <img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/farm-surveys.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Our farm debt and equity reports for the lamb, grain, beef and dairy industries are now available in our Farm Surveys and Analysis content area.
Find out the northern Murray-Darling Basin’s most active systems29527113/07/2017 06:13:04 06:13:0411/07/2017 14:00:00http://, <img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/water-news.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />The most active water systems were the Lachlan, the combined New South Wales and Queensland Border Rivers, and the Macquarie–Castlereagh, according to the northern Murray-Darling Basin
What’s happening nationally in Australian water markets28656120/07/2017 00:49:585 07:04:2919/06/2017 14:00:00http://act001spwfep01:8084/abares/research-topics/water/aust-water-markets-reports/national-overview#allocation-markets,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/water-biosphere.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Read the national overview of the Australian Water Markets Report 2015-16 to find out more about how the water allocation and entitlement markets has grown from 2008 to 2015.

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Last reviewed:
17 May 2017