Australian Commodities

Journal article

1 Jan 2002
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The net value of farm production is forecast to fall by 63 per cent to $3.7 billion in 2002-03, reflecting a sharp fall in winter crop production and lower prices for most livestock products. Winter crop production in 2002-03 is forecast to decline to...

Journal article

1 Jan 2002
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Traditionally, many of Australia's rural communities have been heavily dependent on the agriculture sector for their economic prosperity. Changes in the structure of agriculture have driven changes in the levels and patterns of employment, educational opportunities and the level and location of rural services. All...

Journal article

1 Jan 2000
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Regional measures of longer term farm performance are examined.

Journal article

1 Jan 2000
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The main objective in this article is to examine the extent to which long distance commuting has been adopted in nonenergy mining industries across Australia. Some implications of long distance commuting for regional economic growth are discussed.