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 […]

Diners put money where mouth is

MILLICENT hotels are encouraging locals to “put their money where their mouth is” and devour a “parma” in support of a drought-stricken farmer. The national “Parma […]

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 […]

Federal budget a win for rural South Australia

PRIMARY Producers SA has welcomed the 2018 federal budget as a positive for rural South Australia, with measures to reduce the cost of doing business for farmers, protect agricultural biosecurity and boost market access efficiency among key wins.[…]

Rural settlers remembered

THE descendants of soldier settlers from Mount Schank and surrounds gathered at the foot of the dormant volcano on Wednesday for the unveiling of an information […]