New working on farm guide for backpackers

New working on farm guide for backpackers

What to expect, what to be aware of, and who to contact if there is a problem

On-farm

07 AUGUST 2017
Working cattle with dogs, without the stress

Working cattle with dogs, without the stress

MANY livestock producers shy away from using dogs when mustering cattle, finding the combination of infrequently...

Livestock General

18 JANUARY 2016
Precautions for working alone

Precautions for working alone

Farmers often work alone, whether it is out doing maintenance work on piping, tending to fencing out...

Archive

21 SEPTEMBER 2015

The long-held belief that dogs are 'man's best friend' has been backed by University of Sydney research. By...

Livestock General

24 AUGUST 2015
Future water plans under scrutiny

Future water plans under scrutiny

AGRICULTURE Minister Barnaby Joyce has used a roundtable conference to release the government's future...

Archive

31 OCTOBER 2014
Water infrastructure discussions announced

Water infrastructure discussions announced

MANY of the issues around dams and water infrastructure will be put on the Australian government's agenda...

Agronomy

15 OCTOBER 2014
What's good for athletes is good for dogs

What's good for athletes is good for dogs

AT FIRST it seems crazy that a working dog can benefit from human athlete dietary patterns but research...

Archive

28 OCTOBER 2013
Keep working dogs in top condition on-farm

Keep working dogs in top condition on-farm

MANY places across the country are already experiencing warm temperatures and man's best friend is not...

Archive

18 OCTOBER 2013
Dogs conference to focus on improving welfare

Dogs conference to focus on improving welfare

KNOWN as man's best friend, dogs help out in all different forms, from farm dogs to guide dogs to greyhounds....

Archive

02 OCTOBER 2013