skip to content

Agribusiness blog

Articles relevant to you, your farm business and farming community

From the latest commodity market and sector outlooks, to practical case studies, industry success stories and rural grass-root initiatives. 

Could Australian grain farmers gain from US uncertainty

Challenges to the 2018 US Farm Bill could result in a level playing field for Australian grain farmers.
Read more

Australian beef looking good in the US

From an Australian producer perspective, although the US import prices are not at the record levels experienced in 2014 and 2015, they are returning to a more normal trend.
Read more

Australian Cotton Exports on the Rise

World cotton consumption has caught many by surprise this year, with trade estimates across the board revised higher, ours included.
Read more

How Brexit affects Australian Grain

A recent shipment of canola from Newcastle to the United Kingdom suggests that Brexit could affect Australian grain.
Read more

Seed, Grow & Show Program

An initiative from the Rabobank Client Councils, the Seed, Grow & Show Program brings together high school students and agriculture.
Read more
Ashgrove Farms and Ashgrove Cheese play

Growth through diversification

Cattle producers cautioned to look beyond the current price peak

Australian cattle producers are being cautioned that the current record high prices they are experiencing are unlikely to be sustained in the medium to long term, as prices come under pressure from global increases in beef and animal protein production.*
Read more

Inspiring teenagers to help feed the world

Australia is a vital food supplier, exporting up to 60% of the food it produces. But many young people have lost their connection to the country and are not aware of the exciting career opportunities the food and agribusiness sectors offer.
Read more

Strong harvest prospects spark demand for farm machinery

Strong harvest prospects spark demand for farm machinery
rural-confidence-survey
Read more