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Chips are down

A SLUMP in woodchip exports is driving a “worrying” downturn with reports emerging up to 100 jobs have been lost across the region’s forestry sector. It […]

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State dairyfarming future in safe hands

SOUTH East dairyfarming couple Angela and Ben Tweddle were recognised for their service to the industry at the recent South Australian Dairy Industry Association of Australia […]

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Jed rounds up the competition

CONMURRA Border Collie Jed has raced into the lead of the annual Cobber Dog Challenge after two weeks of competition. Eleven farm dogs are vying for […]

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Beer project brewed to perfection

“IT takes a lot of beer to make good wine,” according to Cape Jaffa Wines and Loophole Brewing Company managing director Derek Hooper. This mentality led […]

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City retail sector ‘above average’

WHILE agriculture, forestry and fishing remain the Limestone Coast’s biggest employers, retail work in the Blue Lake city is booming. Accounting for a massive 12.8pc of […]

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Record-breaking ram the best, baa none

A RECORD price was set at Hamilton’s Sheepvention ram sale this week with a Limestone Coast producer fetching $35,000 for a poll merino ram. Keith producers […]