Shearers help break mental health cycle

A GROUP of blade shearers has joined forces to make noise in an attempt to break the deafening silence surrounding suicide prevention in rural communities. The […]

Free-range pork focus pays dividends

A SOUTH East free-range pork grower who gave up shearing three years ago to work on the property his family has farmed for four generations has […]

New resource board gets back to basics

INCREASED funding and manpower, retention of levies raised in the region and greater project accountability are among the priorities highlighted by South East landowners and stakeholders […]

Trade deal improves Indonesian market access

THE landmark trade agreement between Australia and Indonesia will deliver greater market opportunities for regional producers, according to Member for Barker Tony Pasin. “This agreement will […]

Indian veterinarians tour region

FOUR veterinarians from India have toured dairy farms across the South East this week to learn innovative techniques to boost milk production and improve animal welfare. […]

Malseed drives drought relief initiative

SOUTH East real estate agent and cattle breeder Jason Malseed is driving a community action to bring relief to drought-stricken farmers by encouraging locals to agist […]

Mount Gambier trio joins forces for farmers

A MAJOR Mount Gambier construction firm, shopping centre and city restaurant have teamed up to raise funds for Australia’s struggling farmers. Mount Gambier Marketplace and Versace […]

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 […]