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Lentils gaining in popularity

  • By: Farm Tender "Prime"
  • Jul 04, 2017

According to The Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES) recent 2017-18 crop report tipped national lentil plantings to jump 26 percent on last year to a record 385,000ha.

ABARES has forecast a 21 per cent increase in Victorian lentils planting to 170,000ha alone

Lentils have been popular for some time in the Wimmera and Mallee regions of Victoria. Yorke Peninsula (SA) Farmers h...
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