Unsettled start to spring weather

Unsettled start to spring weather

Stark contrasts in weather have been noted in the first week of spring.

Weather

06 SEPTEMBER 2019
South Australian abattoir goes up in flames

South Australian abattoir goes up in flames

Damage bill set to be in the tens of millions

On-farm

05 JANUARY 2018
Don't let your hay go up in smoke

Don't let your hay go up in smoke

Ways to help prevent spontaneous ignition

Farm office

29 NOVEMBER 2017
Don't make hay stacks a burning issue

Don't make hay stacks a burning issue

Tips for preventing hay stack fires

Farm office

20 OCTOBER 2017
Decade commitment on fire ants extended

Decade commitment on fire ants extended

$380 million set aside for south east Queensland

On-farm

26 JULY 2017
Fire break sprayer

Fire break sprayer

BEN Fowler from Williams, Western Australia has built a simple fire-break and fence-line sprayer using...

Archive

16 SEPTEMBER 2016
Farmers welcome Bill to support volunteer firies

Farmers welcome Bill to support volunteer firies

THE National Farmers' Federation (NFF) has welcomed the introduction of a Bill that will help protect...

Archive

02 SEPTEMBER 2016
Rural Fire Service flagged for WA

Rural Fire Service flagged for WA

FARMERS in WA have welcomed a report outlining 40 recommendations and opportunities for future firefighting...

Archive

27 JUNE 2016
Donated farm gates ready for Waroona's fire-affected farmers

Donated farm gates ready for Waroona's fire-affected farmers

EIGHTY heavy-duty galvanised farm gates will be available to fire-affected farmers in the Harvey-Waroona...

Archive

01 JUNE 2016
Minimising fire risk on harvesters

Minimising fire risk on harvesters

IN this month's Ideas and Innovations segment, Phill Eulentsein from Moree in NSW has taken steps to...

Machinery General

15 APRIL 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.

Archive

03 FEBRUARY 2016
Tasmania Fire Service sets industry fire truck first

Tasmania Fire Service sets industry fire truck first

ACROSS Australia this fire season, dedicated fire crews will potentially devote their lives to tackling...

Machinery General

22 JANUARY 2016