Friday, April 12, 2024
Fire at feed mill in Western Australia's south destroys 400 hay bales
A fire has torn through an agricultural feed factory in Western Australia's south, causing thousands of dollars' worth of damage and destroying hundreds of hay bales.
Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Western Australia grains association trims wheat forecast amidst hot weather
The Grain Industry Association of Western Australia has revised its wheat production forecast for the state downward once again, citing adverse effects from persistent hot weather, Yahoo! Finance reported.
Friday, September 15, 2023
Western Australia Agriculture Minister explores grain export opportunities with Indonesian agri-food giant
Western Australia's Agriculture Minister, Jackie Jarvis, paid a visit to PT Japfa Comfeed Indonesia (JAPFA), one of Indonesia's prominent agri-food companies, to explore the potential of exporting Western Australian grain, The Mirage report ...
Wednesday, June 28, 2023
Cattle in Western Australia's south coast fed hemp-based pellets in trial
Cattle are being fed hemp-based pellets on a farm on Western Australia's south coast, in a trial that aims to improve their health and meat quality.
Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Research to expand beef production options in Western Australia's north
A new research project aims to grow future beef production options in Western Australia's north, as part of a landmark collaboration between research bodies, universities and the Western Australian government.
Saturday, May 20, 2023
Western Australia cancels yellowtail kingfish nursery after Huon Aquaculture agreement falls through
The state government of Western Australia has made the decision to cancel its AUD 10 million (~US$6.6 million; AUD 1 = US$0.66) yellowtail kingfish nursery project in Geraldton, citing a lack of commitment from Huon Aquaculture, SeafoodSour ...
Tuesday, January 3, 2023
Significant year for Western Australian farmers in 2021
2022 has been a big year for Western Australia's farmers.
Tuesday, September 6, 2022
Farmers in Western Australia concerned as demand for free-range eggs outstrip supply
Farmers in West Australia (WA) are worried that once caged eggs are phased out, they won't be able to supply consumers with enough free-range eggs, ABC News reported.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Caged eggs in Western Australia to be phased out in 10 years
Alannah MacTiernan, Western Australia (WA) Minister for Agriculture and Food, has welcomed a proposal to phase out caged eggs from supermarket shelves within the next 10 years, ABC News reported.
Tuesday, July 19, 2022
Biosecurity efforts in Western Australia continue to ramp up
The government of Western Australia is continuing to ramp up biosecurity outbreak preparedness planning in light of the increased risks presented by foot-and-mouth disease and lumpy skin disease.
Monday, February 14, 2022
Egg shortage in Western Australia results in high demand for backyard farmers
Backyard chickens are in high demand in Western Australia (WA) because of an egg shortage in the region, which has left supermarket shelves empty, and sales restrictions imposed, Perth Now reported.
Monday, August 30, 2021
Minerva acquires meat processing plants in Western Australia
Minerva Foods, has made its first two processing plant investments in Australia, securing the Shark Lake and Great Eastern abattoirs in Western Australia.
Friday, August 14, 2020
Western Australia gov't rejects companies' bids to build new fish nursery
The West Australian government has rejected two private companies' tenders to build a new fish nursery in Geraldton, saying they offered no value for money.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Ingham's expansion to provide 400 new jobs in Western Australia
May 16, 2017 Ingham's expansion to provide 400 new jobs in Western Australia Chicken producer Ingham's is growing its farming, milling and processing operations in Western Australia, which is expected to create 400 new permanent jobs in add ...
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Western Australia soon to export live cattle to China
Western Australian live exporters and Chinese business representatives signed an MoU on April 9 to pave the way for live cattle exports from Western Australia to China.

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