WA Grains Group Reveals an Inconvenient Truth on the WA Wheat Industry

wagrainsgroup1 —  November 8, 2017

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November 8, 2017

Doug Smith, Chairman of the WA Grains Group says ‘Farmers are receiving mixed messages as to the health of the industry.’ At a recent PISC (Primary Industry Steering Committee) meeting of the National Research Development and Extension Strategy a WA Grains Group member presented his own figures that showed regardless of yield and price his gross margin per hectare for wheat was flat lining from year to year. This indicated that there was a need to look deeper into the cause of this issue.
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