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 […]

New trade agreement signed

FARMERS across Barker in the dairy, grains, red meat, wine and horticulture sectors will have their tariffs to Peru slashed following this week’s historic signing of […]