Report allays fears of imported food safety

Report allays fears of imported food safety

RESULTS of tests applied to food imported to Australia show a consistently high rate of compliance with...

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17 FEBRUARY 2014
OPINION: Numbers never add up when you allow for bloody idiots

OPINION: Numbers never add up when you allow for bloody idiots

The Whacker has done some thinking. And some basic number work.

On-farm

17 JANUARY 2014
Taking 7 steps to safer farming

Taking 7 steps to safer farming

7 steps to safer farming

Farm office

18 NOVEMBER 2013
Pump to ease burden of bushfires

Pump to ease burden of bushfires

A NEW portable firefighting pump is looming as an important addition to properties this bushfire season....

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15 NOVEMBER 2013
Make safety a priority during harvest

Make safety a priority during harvest

WORKSAFE is reminding those in the agriculture sector to work safely during harvesting operations.

Archive

15 NOVEMBER 2013
Handy trailer for fire safety

Handy trailer for fire safety

Building your own firefighting unit need not be an expensive or time-consuming task. In this first installment...

Archive

04 NOVEMBER 2013
Farmers' families get peace of mind through app

Farmers' families get peace of mind through app

FARMERS often have to spend long hours away from their families, particularly during harvest.

Archive

01 NOVEMBER 2013
Products and tips for being bushfire-ready on the farm

Products and tips for being bushfire-ready on the farm

FIRE season is here, with New South Wales already experiencing the devastating results of widespread...

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25 OCTOBER 2013
Many truck sleeping berths found to be inadequate

Many truck sleeping berths found to be inadequate

SAFETY concerns have prompted WorkSafe Western Australia to take a close look at sleeper cabs in trucks...

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23 OCTOBER 2013
Safety tips for the busy harvest period

Safety tips for the busy harvest period

WITH harvest just around the corner, it is timely for farmers to take a few moments to think about their...

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11 OCTOBER 2013

MANY Wheatbelt farmers and organisations in Western Australia are disappointed with the announcement...

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04 OCTOBER 2013
Innovation may reduce quad bike danger

Innovation may reduce quad bike danger

QUAD bikes are in the spotlight again, with a recent study calling for children to be banned from using...

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27 SEPTEMBER 2013