Perth-based Harvest Technology Group has entered a major partnership after signing up to a global reseller agreement with IT service provider Speedcast Australia.
The first stage of aquaculture company Seafarms Group’s Project Sea Dragon will cost at least an extra $80 million due to changes to project scope and increasing material costs.
Australian farmers are calling for a fair go in return for supporting an economy-wide aspiration of net zero emissions by 2050.
WA grain growers are facing an 18 per cent hike in freight costs while also dealing with machinery supply disruptions caused by industrial action at Fremantle Port.
Gina Rinehart’s West Kimberley station Nerrima has sold for more than $30 million, as well as two additional pastoral stations Ruby Plains and Sturt Creek.
The state government has selected three horticulture groups to develop nearly 280 hectares of land near Carnarvon, with Fruitico to develop by far the most.
CBH Group has appointed former RAC chief executive Terry Agnew and non-executive recruitment specialist Suzanne Ardagh to a panel to assess potential board candidates.
A lack of spring rain and recent frost events are likely to reduce final grain crop tonnage in the state, but a record-breaking harvest is still within reach.
Climate-conscious farmers are backing a roadmap to achieve net zero emissions by 2040 without shrinking the agriculture sector.
Australia’s agricultural sector is expected to have a record year with forecasts predicting gross production value to be $73 billion, as WA farmer confidence reaches a 10-year high.
Applecross-based Kerman Contracting has secured the works to build CBH Group’s fertiliser facility in Kwinana, a day after the grain handler’s board signed off on the $55 million project.
Lawson Grains, which owns about 53,500 hectares of arable land in WA, has been purchased by New Forests and Alberta Investment Management Corporation.
Perth-based farm management system Agworld has been bought by Canadian firm Semios for $100 million.
WA went against the national trend in terms of feedlot cattle numbers in the period to June.