Farmers call for analysis on Murray-Darling Basin impact

Farmers call for analysis on Murray-Darling Basin impact

PEAK farming bodies including the National Farmers' Federation and Cotton Australia have called for the...

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29 AUGUST 2016
Drones to monitor water quality in NSW

Drones to monitor water quality in NSW

DRONES and state-of-the-art survey technology have been deployed to monitor water quality in New South...

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08 AUGUST 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
Farmers buoyed by Water Act response

Farmers buoyed by Water Act response

FARMERS in Victoria have praised the Federal Government's response to the Independent Review of the Water...

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07 DECEMBER 2015
Irrigators urged to have their say on new program

Irrigators urged to have their say on new program

THE AUSTRALIAN government is calling on irrigators, industry and potential delivery agencies to have...

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04 NOVEMBER 2015
Re-jigged ag portfolio sparks mixed reaction

Re-jigged ag portfolio sparks mixed reaction

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull's decision to merge the Water portfolio into Agriculture has been welcomed...

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21 SEPTEMBER 2015
Basin plan gets go-ahead

Basin plan gets go-ahead

THE AGRICULTURE industry has welcomed the highly-anticipated passage of the Water Amendment Bill, which...

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14 SEPTEMBER 2015
Neil Andrew named new MDBA chairman

Neil Andrew named new MDBA chairman

FORMER Liberal MP and Speaker of the House of Representatives Neil Andrew has been named the new chairman...

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28 JANUARY 2015
Cotton industry praises water review

Cotton industry praises water review

THE COTTON industry has welcomed the federal government's recent review of the Water Act, which was compiled...

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31 DECEMBER 2014
Murray-Darling plan approved

Murray-Darling plan approved

THE federal government is set to implement the landmark Murray-Darling Basin Plan for water reform, in...

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03 MARCH 2014
Darling Downs crop yields threatened by mice

Darling Downs crop yields threatened by mice

DARLING Downs grain growers should be on the lookout for rising numbers of mice, which could potentially...

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07 OCTOBER 2013