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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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Rural property values surge across region

STRONG growth has been achieved in the official valuation of local rural properties in the past 12 months with arable land in the Furner district increasing […]

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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 […]

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Australian dairies cream of the crop

PROMOTING Australian dairy products as “premium” goods should be a priority for the industry, a leading Limestone Coast dairy farmer believes. South Australian Dairyfarmers Association (SADA) […]

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Stage set for Cobber Challenge

THE stage is set for Australia’s hardest working farm dogs to go head-to-head in the fourth annual Cobber Challenge. Wearing GPS collars, the dogs will be […]

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Precautions keep South East families safe

AS National Farm Safety week draws to a close, quad bike safety continues to be an important topic, particularly in rural communities which often use the […]

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Cattle industry leader sets sights on future

FORMER Millicent resident and new Grassland Society of Southern Australia president and Meg Bell hopes to reinvigorate branches across three states to shore-up the society’s future. […]

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Pasin to help guide agriculture future

BARKER MP Tony Pasin has been selected to chair a parliamentary committee tasked with examining the future of rural Australia amid a Federal Government commitment to […]