Coastal wattle concerns

CONCERNED Penola resident Dean Galpin is disheartened with the lack of attention to stopping the spread of coastal wattle in the district after continued efforts to […]

Grassroots farming

NEW Grassland Society of Southern Australia president Steve Cotton is urging farmers to consider themselves first and foremost as grass growers. “Whether they are sheep, beef […]

School kids compete in show

FROM the classroom to an arena, high school students from across the region got a glimpse of the agricultural industry last week at the Royal Adelaide […]

Farming machine takes off

COMBATING the herbicide resistance problem one farm at a time, the Mount Gambier manufactured integrated Harrington Seed Destructor (iHSD) is creating change across the globe. Designed […]

Stockmen saddle up

THE challenge to find West Wimmera’s best stockman and horse combination is about to begin with more than $3000 in cash and prizes on offer for […]

Farmers find silver lining in rain clouds

THE multi-million dollar livestock sector is facing a bumper growing season in the wake of the drenching rains that have pummelled the region over the past […]

Century celebration

THE oldest rural women’s organisation in Australia, Women in Agriculture and Business SA (WAB) will be celebrating its 100th birthday at Riverton this year in honour […]

Resistance is futile

COMBATING the growing issue of herbicide resistance, the Integrated Harrington Seed Destructor (iHSD) is the solution for many farmers across the region and the future for […]

Knowledge on show

KANGAROO Inn Area School students were shown the realities of primary industries last week in preparation for their participation in the Royal Adelaide Agricultural Show. Students […]