Generational change crucial to leadership diversity

Generational change crucial to leadership diversity

THE role of women in agriculture got a boost from an unexpected source last week when one of the stronger...

On-farm

18 FEBRUARY 2016
Farmers welcome carbon tax axing

Farmers welcome carbon tax axing

IT was a case of third time lucky for the government as the Senate voted to abolish the carbon tax, in...

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17 JULY 2014
OPINION: Jug Ears, get down on your knees and beg forgiveness

OPINION: Jug Ears, get down on your knees and beg forgiveness

So China's hopping mad that dopey bloody Tony Abbott shot off his mouth about the Japanese and their...

On-farm

11 JULY 2014
Australia and Japan to finalise trade deal

Australia and Japan to finalise trade deal

PRIME Minister Tony Abbott believes inking a new trade deal with Japan will provide a massive boost for...

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07 JULY 2014
Ministerial group to look at Australia's future water needs

Ministerial group to look at Australia's future water needs

AGRICULTURE Minister Barnaby Joyce will chair a ministerial working group set up to identify new infrastructure...

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31 MARCH 2014
Industry responds to drought plan

Industry responds to drought plan

SUPPORT for the federal government plan for drought has received mostly positive feedback from key stakeholders...

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28 FEBRUARY 2014
$320M in drought assistance announced

$320M in drought assistance announced

FARMERS in drought-affected New South Wales and Queensland have been informed today that a $320 million...

Livestock General

26 FEBRUARY 2014
Drought relief to come within days: Abbott

Drought relief to come within days: Abbott

THE federal government has declared it will act in

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17 FEBRUARY 2014
Action plan needed for drought-stricken farmers

Action plan needed for drought-stricken farmers

WHILE several peak farming bodies around Australia have welcomed Prime Minister Tony Abbott's acknowledgement...

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07 FEBRUARY 2014
SPC Ardmona refutes 'overly generous' allowance claims

SPC Ardmona refutes 'overly generous' allowance claims

SPC Ardmona is striking back and refuting claims that it is a union shop or that its difficulties are...

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05 FEBRUARY 2014
SPC future in Coca-Cola's hands: Abbott

SPC future in Coca-Cola's hands: Abbott

PRIME Minister Tony Abbott has left fruit and vegetable processor SPC Ardmona to fend for itself after...

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31 JANUARY 2014
Cattle die as farmers can't afford feed

Cattle die as farmers can't afford feed

AN URGENT plea has been made in the Australian Parliament by Katter's Australian Party leader Bob Katter...

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25 NOVEMBER 2013