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Late boost to winter crop production37029612/02/2018 21:35:16 21:35:1612/02/2018 13:00:00,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/aus-crop-report-cover.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Favourable seasonal conditions in spring have resulted in the 2017-18 winter crop harvest exceeding expectations in some regions of WA, Victoria and SA although Queensland and NSW yields are likely to be lower than the December 2017 forecast.
A model of water trade and irrigation activity in the southern Murray-Darling Basin36868306/02/2018 23:00:09 23:00:0906/02/2018 13:00:00http://act001spwfep01:8084/abares/publications/display?url=,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/water-biosphere.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />This is a technical report describing a new ABARES water trade model, which builds on previous work to provide robust analysis of water market use and market outcomes in the southern Murray-Darling Basin.
What difference does labour choice make to farm productivity and profitability in the Australian horticulture industry?36804105/02/2018 23:00:11 23:00:1105/02/2018 13:00:00, <img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/Horticulture-biosphere.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />This report compared the labour productivity of seasonal workers versus working holiday makers and implications for farm profitability—using a survey, wages data and interviews with employers in the Australian Government's
Australian grains outlook for 2017-18 and industry productivity35850520/12/2017 01:02:18 23:16:3719/12/2017 13:00:00,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/ag-commodities-160px.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />This publication summarises the forecasts presented in the December 2017 editions of Australian crop report and Agricultural commodities report.
Australian fisheries and aquaculture industry statistics 201635850620/12/2017 01:02:35 23:17:3719/12/2017 13:00:00,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/fisheries-biosphere.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />The gross value of Australian fisheries and aquaculture production increased by 9 per cent to $3 billion in 2015-16, according to our annual industry report.
Agricultural commodity statistics compendium now available35850420/12/2017 01:02:49 23:15:1518/12/2017 13:00:00,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/ag-commodities-160px.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />This document provides a set of comprehensive statistical tables on Australian and world prices, production, consumption, stocks and trade for 19 rural commodities.
December Agricultural Commodities report now released6039911/12/2017 13:01:09 13:01:0911/12/2017 13:00:00http://act001spwfep01:8084/abares/publications/display?url=,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/ac-report-dec-2017.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />The Agricultural Commodities report’s December edition provides updated commodity forecasts and boxes on seasonal conditions, and the share of agricultural production exported.
Latest crop report reveals lower than average yields35303105/12/2017 04:17:44 04:17:4404/12/2017 13:00:00http://act001spwfep01:8084/abares/research-topics/agricultural-commodities/australian-crop-report, <img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/crop-report-spring-publication.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Prospects for total winter crop production in Australia have fallen slightly during spring, due to the varied condition of crops and mixed seasonal conditions, according to the Australian crop report.
Estimating the impact of a Xylella incursion in Australia34407222/11/2017 23:00:47 23:00:4722/11/2017 13:00:00http://act001spwfep01:8084/abares/research-topics/biosecurity/biosecurity-economics/xyella-impact-report,<img alt="" src="/abares/PublishingImages/news/biosecurity-biosphere.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />A Xylella fastidiosa incursion could cost Australia’s wine grape and wine-making industries up to $7.9 billion over 50 years, according to our Biosecurity Economics research team

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16 Nov 2017