Export milk opportunity

THE South Australian Dairyfarmers Association has been approached by a company looking to develop A2 Protein-Only milk products for both the domestic and export markets.The company is seeking producers who may[…]

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2018 Grant District Council

GRANT District Council central ward candidates reveal their vision and reasons for standing in upcoming council elections. Among the field are eight new faces and three […]

Football hits pavement to raise funds

PENOLA A Grade footballer Daniel Hackwill will run 100km in an effort to raise funds for drought relief next month. Hackwill, who said the struggles Australian […]

Resource board leader chosen

KEITH’S Louise Densley has been appointed as the South East Natural Resources Management Board regional agriculture Landcare facilitator for 2018 to 2023 Based at the Natural Resources Centre in Keith, Ms Densley will[…]

OPINION: Windfarm complaint made loud and clear

AN INDEPENDENT one year study released last week found noise generated by a Victorian wind farm was harming people living nearby. A class-action lawsuit seeking millions of dollars in compensation is now being planned by…]

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 […]

Drought relief convoy en route

THE regional community is rallying behind drought-stricken farmers south of Tamworth by organising a convoy of trucks laden with hay. Volunteers are expected to head off […]

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 […]