Quad bike safety plan welcomed by Queensland agriculture industry

Quad bike safety plan welcomed by Queensland agriculture industry

THE Queensland government this week launched its 'State-wide Plan for Improving Quad Bike Safety in Queensland'...

Machinery General

04 MARCH 2016
Queensland agriculture thriving despite drought

Queensland agriculture thriving despite drought

QUEENSLAND'S agricultural sector is thriving under the Palaszczuk government despite a record drought,...

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17 FEBRUARY 2016
Producers to reap benefits of rural job network

Producers to reap benefits of rural job network

RURAL employers and jobseekers in Queensland will benefit from a landmark partnership between the state...

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15 FEBRUARY 2016
Protect your 'planting' seed this summer

Protect your 'planting' seed this summer

SEED that is stored on-farm for subsequent crop plantings is a valuable asset that needs to be well managed...

Agronomy

15 FEBRUARY 2016
Gladstone set to eradicate fire ants within months

Gladstone set to eradicate fire ants within months

QUEENSLAND is on the verge of eradicating fire ants from Gladstone.

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03 FEBRUARY 2016
Positive vibes for sugarcane in 2016

Positive vibes for sugarcane in 2016

SUMMER rains in Queensland have given sugarcane growers plenty of reasons to be optimistic for 2016,...

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25 JANUARY 2016
Grains, cotton industries warn against spray drift damage

Grains, cotton industries warn against spray drift damage

AUSTRALIA'S grains and cotton industries are calling on growers to use common sense when spraying, as...

Agronomy

18 JANUARY 2016
$53m available for Qld water infrastructure upgrades

$53m available for Qld water infrastructure upgrades

QUEENSLAND irrigators are being urged to apply for a share in up to $53 million in funding to upgrade...

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13 JANUARY 2016
Spray drift threatens Aussie cotton industry

Spray drift threatens Aussie cotton industry

OFF-TARGET spray drift incidents have swept across Australia's cotton industry, causing $20 million in...

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11 JANUARY 2016
Rain falls in drought-affected areas

Rain falls in drought-affected areas

PARTS of drought-affected western and south-west Queensland have received more rain over the weekend...

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04 JANUARY 2016
More funding to help fight against pests

More funding to help fight against pests

THE FEDERAL government has pledged $15 million to help drought-affected farmers combat pest animals and...

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18 DECEMBER 2015
Goats can add value to mixed farming operations

Goats can add value to mixed farming operations

WITH record prices on offer and low levels of maintenance, goats are proving the perfect fit for mixed...

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16 DECEMBER 2015