Fun-filled show attracts large crowd

THE threat of wild weather did not deter strong crowds turning out for the diverse fun-filled festivities of the 153rd Penola Show. Hundreds of people were […]

Ambassadors aiming high

BROTHERS Mason and Bentley Galpin are “striving for the top” after being selected as the Penola Pastoral Agriculture and Horticulture Society show rural ambassadors for 2017. […]

Last chance to show skills

ENTRIES for the indoor section of the 141st Millicent Show this weekend must be submitted by this afternoon. Exhibitors in dozens of categories are urged to […]

Fun-filled show hits Penola

THE 153rd annual Penola Show kicks off this Friday with major attractions including the Flying Doctor Simulator, Special TDC Heifer show, Little Athletics, St Mary’s Wines […]

Farmer raises livestock alarm

A HATHERLEIGH farmer is fearful of the catastrophic consequences of motorists continuing to disregard “Stock on Road” signs on the Princes Highway. Graham Sapiatzer has seen […]

Harry enjoys farm practice

THESE days many 14-year-olds spend their spare time playing video games or watching television shows, but for local resident Harry Comley, life on the farm is […]

Show time for horses

A LIFE of horse riding was always on the cards for Mingbool resident Kristy Bruhn, competing in her first show when she was only two years […]

‘Bad clover’ awareness day

A FIELD day aimed at improving awareness, identification and management of oestrogenic ‘bad’ clover will be held at Conmurra this month. Primary Industries and Regions SA […]

Family wine shines at annual show

REDMAN Wines made a big impression at the Rutherglen Wine Show, walking away with an exceptional five trophies for a distinctive 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon and the […]

Livestock opportunities identified

PRECISION agriculture (PA) and variable rate technology (VRT) have long been used by the cropping industry to enhance productivity, while the livestock sector has often lagged […]