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World’s smallest wine vintage since 1961 may spell good news for Aussie producers

The world may produce the least wine this year in half a century after small grape harvests in Italy, France and Spain, a global wine organisation said, forecasting higher prices for bulk and entry-level wine. That could spell good news for Australian producers, which had a solid year. The global 2017 vintage is estimated to slump 8.2 […]

October 25th, 2017
Topic: Grape vines, STATISTICS, WORLD SUPPLIES Tags: , , , , , , , ,

This world global map chart shows Sweet Potatoes Harvested Area by Country

Interesting to see that China by far harvested the most sweet potatoes in the entire world. So view this info-graphic world map chart and see who does what in sweet potatoes world wide (Click above image to see an interactive chart/map) This chart shows Sweet Potatoes Harvested Area by Country. The sweet potato is a […]

September 25th, 2016
Topic: AGRICULTURE, CHARTS REPORTS STUDIES, DATA & INFORMATION, MAPS ZONES, PLANTS CROPS WEEDS, STATISTICS, Sweet Potatoes Tags: , , ,

Tomatoes Harvested Area by Country in this world map infograph

This chart shows Tomatoes Harvested Area by Country. The tomato is the edible, red fruit of Solanum lycopersicum,commonly known as a tomato plant, which belongs to the nightshade family, Solanaceae.The species originated in Central and South America. The Nahuatl word tomatl gave rise to the Spanish word “tomate”, from which the English word tomato originates. […]

August 21st, 2016
Topic: STATES COUNTRIES, STATISTICS, Tomatoes Tags: , , , , ,

Survey finds Australians spending $378 million a week on meat

Meat continues to be the meal of choice for Australians, who are spending $378 million a week on meat to cook at home. Figures released by discount supermarket chain Aldi show the average Australian household cooks four-and-half meat meals each week, spending around $46. According to the Galaxy Research poll, chicken is the highest-ranked meat […]

July 25th, 2016
Topic: LISTS WORDS, MEAT, SLAUGHTER BUTCHER, STATISTICS Tags: , , ,

The Ass population of the world shown for each country by way of an infographic

This charts Shows the Asses Stocks by Country. Which countries have the most ‘ass-holes’? The asses is a domesticated member of the horse family, Equidae. The wild ancestor of theasses is the African wild ass, E. africanus. The asses has been used as a working animal for at least 5000 years. There are more than […]

April 20th, 2016
Topic: STATISTICS Tags: , , , , , , ,

Australia’s Farm output hits $60 billion for the first time

Wheat exports are tipped to be the second biggest agricultural export earner. Photo: Simon O’Dwyer The value of the nation’s farm production is tipped to pass $60 billion next financial year for the first time, with farm exports expected to earn about $45 billion. According to a new report from the Australian Bureau of Agricultural […]

February 29th, 2016
Topic: PASTURES, PLANTS CROPS WEEDS, STATISTICS Tags: , ,

EXPERTS SAY THERE ARE OVER 200,000 ILLEGAL FIREARMS CIRCULATING IN AUSTRALIA

The man who took 17 people hostage in a cafe in Sydney on Monday was carrying an illegally owned firearm. Doctor Samantha Bricknell from the Institute of criminology has carried out extensive research into illegal firearm ownership, and she says authorities believe there are well over 200,000 illegal firearms circulating within the Australian community. Henry […]

December 20th, 2014
Topic: STATISTICS, WAR WEAPONS BATTLES Tags: , , ,

Data of death: Remote NSW Australia life expectancy as bad as North Korea’s

  Bourke locals with Prime Minister Tony Abbott in February. Photo: Andrew Meares Australian males’ life expectancy hits 80 for the first time in history Sydney’s longest living suburbs The average person in remote western NSW can expect to live a shorter life than someone in North Korea or Iraq, the latest data from the Australian […]

November 14th, 2014
Topic: DEATHS GRIEF MOURNING, Nsw, STATISTICS Tags: , , , , ,