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 […]

$7m farmland sale

A RECORD auction price for Robe grazing land was achieved last Friday when the Bullock family sold their two farms for almost $7m. In Imperial terms, […]

Millicent farmland buy up

ANOTHER major Millicent and district property has been purchased by food industry giant Thomas Foods International. Settlement is expected in the near future on major Mount […]

Glencoe Woolshed restoration

SEVENTEEN tradespeople from as far afield as Queensland began a week-long restoration project at the heritage-listed Glencoe Woolshed on Sunday, eager to learn traditional 19th century […]