Food, Fibre & Foresty Facts (2017)

Report

National Farmers Federation

The 2017 Food, Fibre & Forestry Facts is the authoritative ready reckoner to the latest facts and stats you need to know about Australian agriculture.

Share of agricultural production exported 2014-2017

Infographic

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

3 year average, 2014-15 to 2016-17

​​Agricultural Commodities Infographic (2018)

Infographic

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

September 2018

Agriculture 4.0: The future of farming technology

Report

World Government Summit

Industry challenges, disruption through new technologies and the role of the government in these changes

Community Engagement and Development

Report

Industry / DFAT

Leading Practice Sustainable Development Program for the Mining Industry

Rehabilitation and closure planning throughout the mine life (2018)

Report

Minerals Council of Australia

The industry’s approach to mined land rehabilitation

Mine rehabilitation in the Australian minerals industry (2016)

Report

Minerals Council of Australia

The ability to successfully rehabilitate mined areas is fundamental to the industry’s social licence to operate.

Accelerating Precision Agriculture to Decision Agriculture

Technical Report

Australian Farm Institute

Analysis of the economic benefit and strategies for delivery of digital agriculture in Australia

Powering Growth: Realising the Potential of Agtech for Australia

Industry Report

Startup Aus

This report highlights some important initiatives and leading companies and organisations from around the country doing world-class work to build the AgTech sector in Australia

Improving mine rehabilitation in NSW

Discussion Paper

NSW Government

Overview of how mine rehabilitation is currently regulated in NSW

Our Soils Guidebook: History, Experience and Science

Article

GRDC

Overview of common tools and information resources used to define and describe variability

Utilising Spatial Data For Within-Paddock Soil and Crop Management

Industry Report

GRDC

Tips on implementing Management Zones

Accelerating the development of agtech solutions worth adopting

Report

AgriFutures

This report looks at the prevalence of weak value propositions in the current agtech landscape and identifies opportunities for stakeholders to enable and accelerate the development of agtech solutions worth adopting

Emerging technologies in agriculture: Consumer perceptions around emerging Agtech

Report

AgriFutures

This report examines ten technologies that hold potential for benefits in agriculture within Australia

Emerging technologies in agriculture: Regulatory & other challenges

Report

AgriFutures

This report focuses on the barriers, limitations and opportunities posed by new technologies, and the approaches that may help to mitigate these and support the uptake of technological innovations in agriculture

Agricultural Innovation – A National Approach to Grow Australia’s Future

Summary Report

Ernst & Young

This report explores the vision for agricultural innovation, including the level of ambition the industry is seeking, how it would fit into a global innovation landscape and the future the industry would like to create

Hart Trial Results 2018

Trial Results

Hart

Hart Trial Results 2018

Conversations with Farmers: Peter Kuhlmann

Case Study

Society of Precision Agriculture Australia (SPAA)

Eyre Peninsula farmer Peter Kuhlmann was quick to recognise the improvements in efficiency precision agriculture tools gave him when he first adopted guidance and autosteer almost two decades ago

Tracking the trends 2019: The top 10 issues transforming
the future of mining

Industry Report

Deloitte

Disruption and volatility have become the new constant for the mining sector grappling with issues like rising stakeholder demands, talent shortages, tarnished reputation, an evolving threat landscape, and dwindling access to key resources such as energy and water. What leading strategies can miners deploy to succeed in this dynamic business environment?

From here to where? The Mining Matrix

Industry Report

Deloitte

Mining is the Australian heritage – the backbone of the Australian and West Australian economic and social landscape, and yet for the past decade the image of mining has been in decline.

The digital revolution: Mining starts to reinvent the future

Article

Deloitte

Digital is now impacting the mining industry, technology has advanced such that the barriers of high cost of entry, and a very physical value chain are no longer protection against large scale disruption.

Make Variable Rate Applications Pay

Infosheet

GRDC

Variable-rate application (VRA) of some inputs delivers cost benefits and improved yields. Before adopting VRA, growers can optimise their chances of better returns by running simple on-farm trials.

Agricultural Commodities Report (March 2019)

Industry Report

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Agricultural commodities report for March, 2019.

Is the Southern Mallee too uniform for Variable Rate?

Research

Birchip Cropping Group (BCG)

There is a common perception that many paddocks in the southern Mallee are too ‘uniform’ to justify VRA. However, the challenges involved in identifying paddock zones and separating variability in nutrient response from other spatial characteristics suggest room for uncertainty in this assumption, and the value in demonstrating more focused methods of assessing paddock variability.

Variable Rate Technology: Maximising Returns for WA Grain Producers

Case Studies

GRDC

A series of Case Studies initiated by the Esperance and Geraldton Regional Cropping Solutions Network.

Giving farmers the power to Decipher crop nutrition

Article

The Australian Farmer

Calculating return on investment for on farm trials

Industry Report

GRDC

This booklet uses working examples of how PA tools have enabled growers to measure the economic returns of treatments to help them with whole farm decisions.

Mine Rehabilitation – Leading Practice Sustainable Development Program for the Mining Industry

Industry Handbook (2006)

Department of Industry, Tourism and Resources

This handbook addresses mine rehabilitation, one of the themes in the Leading Practice Sustainable Development Program. The program aims to identify key issues affecting sustainable development in the mining industry and provide information and case studies that illustrate a more sustainable basis for the industry.

Mining Rehabilitation Fund

Yearly Report – 2017

Government of Western Australia

The Australian Farmer: Digital Book

Article

GRDC

A digital publication and knowledge tool for the forward-thinking farmer

Your Guide To Mine Rehabilitation in Australia

Whitepaper (2019)

Decipher

  • What is mine rehabilitation?
  • Why is it important?
  • How is it regulated?
  • What are the new legislative changes?

Adoption and Use of Precision Agriculture in Brazil: Perception of Growers and Service Dealership

Report

Canadian Center of Science and Education

Remediation Australasia

Report

CRC Care