Hands-on cattle training

AGRICULTURAL science students from high schools across the South East and Western Victoria gained practical cattle handling experience at the Mount Gambier Showgrounds yesterday. Over 80 […]

Little impact on prices at saleyards

THE recent blaze at the Murray Bridge Thomas Foods International (TFI) meat processing plant has had little impact on the market at the Mount Gambier saleyards following the first sales at Glenburnie on Wednesday. […]

Top stud ready to raise bar

HIGH hopes for another record year have been expressed by the proprietor of a Furner beef cattle stud on the eve of its annual onsite auction. […]

Call to target poachers

A PROMINENT South Australian parliamentarian has called for formation of a dedicated stock squad to capture cattle thieves. Australian Conservatives MLC Robert Brokenshire said only six […]

Mayura Station a cut above

THE Tasting Room at Millicent’s Mayura Station has been named best enterprise in the tourism restaurants and catering services category at the 2017 South Australian Tourism […]

Ag students take the lead

AGRICULTURE students from a leading Adelaide independent school steered their way to success at the Mount Gambier A&H Society Spring Show. Eleven Westminster School Year 10 […]

Millicent hailed best in show

CROWDS flocked to the Millicent Showgrounds for the 141st annual Agricultural, Horticultural and Pastoral Society Millicent Show at the weekend. Perfect spring weather attracted locals and […]

Roses are red, cows go moo

A RANGE of entertainment was on offer to the community over the two days of the 153rd Penola Show, but it was the cattle and roses […]

Students to compete in cattle show

HIGH school students from across the region will pull on their gumboots later this month as they take part in the led steer competition at the […]