GrainCorp desperate for rail funding help

GrainCorp desperate for rail funding help

ALL hopes for GrainCorp to secure funding from Canberra have dissipated.

Agronomy

08 JANUARY 2014
WA government to change land clearing rules

WA government to change land clearing rules

THE WA government has pledged to cut red tape for farmers by making changes to the native vegetation...

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04 DECEMBER 2013
Vegetables can play a key role in tackling obesity

Vegetables can play a key role in tackling obesity

DESPITE public health campaigns to promote healthy eating habits, Australia is not making progress when...

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02 DECEMBER 2013
OPINION: Keep selling our farmers down the river of corporate greed

OPINION: Keep selling our farmers down the river of corporate greed

  For example, I used to work bloody hard trying to run the farm on my own. But as the kids grew up...

On-farm

29 NOVEMBER 2013
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
Vegetable industry gets free sustainable management app

Vegetable industry gets free sustainable management app

THE new EnviroVeg smartphone app has been launched to help farmers manage their land sustainably.

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25 OCTOBER 2013
Farmers praise govt commitment to basin plan

Farmers praise govt commitment to basin plan

THE federal government has confirmed it will cap water purchases under the Murray-Darling Basin Plan...

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16 OCTOBER 2013
Urgent action needed to feed starving Qld cattle: KAP

Urgent action needed to feed starving Qld cattle: KAP

THE drought is tightening its grip on graziers and their animals across Queensland, so Katter's Australian...

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10 OCTOBER 2013
Mixed outlook for Australian beef sector

Mixed outlook for Australian beef sector

RECENT comments regarding foreign investment from newly appointed Minister for Agriculture Barnaby Joyce...

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07 OCTOBER 2013
Controversy sparks again on caged eggs

Controversy sparks again on caged eggs

VICTORIA'S peak farmer lobby group has questioned supermarket giant Woolworths' decision today to phase...

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04 OCTOBER 2013
Drilling project may lead to irrigated farming in WA

Drilling project may lead to irrigated farming in WA

A WATER drilling project will start soon in the West Midlands area of Western Australia to better assess...

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04 OCTOBER 2013
OPINION: Stone the crows, why not complicate a simple 'issue'

OPINION: Stone the crows, why not complicate a simple 'issue'

  If rural Australia is drowning in a sea of red tape – and in many ways it is – the best any level...

On-farm

27 SEPTEMBER 2013