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Country Hour for Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Country Hour for Tuesday 13 December, 2016



Heavy rain has damaged crops and delayed the grain harvest across the south of the state

Cherry growers are closely monitoring their crops for weather damage after Sunday's rain

In contrast rainfall has been a great relief for pastoralists lucky enough to receive a drop to fill dams and encourage pasture growth

The gross value of Australian farm production is forecast to increase 6.1 per cent in 2016/17, to a total of $60.2 billion

Biotechnology advocates and environmental groups are at odds over how to regulate a new batch of genetic modification technologies

The $400 million western rock lobster fishery is reeling after prices dropped overnight to figures not seen in several years

The political fight over the backpacker tax might be over, but the question now is: how are the changes actually going to work?

The State Government has committed eight million dollars to a new campaign to promote WA's high-end, fresh produce