Beachport producers bring home the bacon

BEACHPORT producers Mark and Kate Wheal are celebrating after their pork label Beachport Berkshires won a silver medal at the 2018 Australian Food Awards (AFA) in […]

Help at hand for drought affected farmers

FARMERS across Millicent and district have opened their hearts to the plight of their drought-afflicted counterparts on the eastern seaboard. They have already donated 180 bales […]

Rural coverage push

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has highlighted the need for reliable mobile phone coverage in regional areas in demonstrating support for National Farm Safety Week. […]

Wine show entries open

ONLINE entries for the 2018 Limestone Coast Wine Show are now open, with the region’s top drops set to be scrutinised by a new-look judging line-up […]

Challenge on to find top dog

IT IS the state of origin for farm working dogs as twelve competitors selected from six states compete in the 2018 Cobber Challenge. Each will don […]

Protected fish at home away from home

NATIVE fish are thriving in the large water catchment area at The Rail. In April last year, Natural Resources South East and Mount Gambier City Council […]

South East farmers look to future

A PANEL of four South East farmers will offer insight into their operations and how their future might shape up at a conference in Millicent next […]

Global demand drives record sheep prices

AUSTRALIAN sheep producers continue to achieve record high prices off the back of strong export demand and tightening supply, according to Rural Bank’s Australian Lamb and […]