This month’s Australian almond harvest will provide the best commercial indication yet of the success of new self-fertile varieties as the industry looks for ways to combat a decline in bee populations.
A material made from waste cooking oil and sulphur that can soak up oil spills and other pollution will be commercialised following a deal between its South Australian inventors and a Singaporean company.
Inbee Park has continued the South Korean dominance of the ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open, winning the event in Adelaide by three shots.
Australian mining company Oz Minerals plans to power its proposed West Musgrave copper nickel mine in central Australia with up to 80 per cent renewables.
Oz Minerals’ West Musgrave project in central Australia has the potential to produce 28,000 tonnes of copper and 22,000 tonnes of nickel a year for 26 years, according to a pre-feasibility study released today.
In the 12 months since her victory in Adelaide last February, Nelly Korda has gone from being the only member of her family never to win an Australian Open to one of the brightest stars in golf.