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Dairy production tipped to expand across region

SOUTHERN Australia’s minimum milk prices for the season are solid and a new quarterly report is forecasting production will continue to expand across the...
Russian Wheat Aphidweb TBW Newsgroup

Insect infestations reported in Limestone Coast grain crops

Limestone Coast grain growers are advised to keep an eye on vulnerable emerging crops, with unusual caterpillar and moth activity being reported across South...
Beston Dairy Farm 20161116 TBW Newsgroup

$40m sale deal struck for group of Mount Gambier dairy farms

Beston Global Foods’ four Mount Gambier dairy farms has been sold to Melbourne-based Aurora Dairies in a $40.4m cash deal, including water licences and...
Capture TBW Newsgroup

Demand drives up farmland values

THE median price per hectare of farmland in the Limestone Coast continues to soar, fuelled by strong livestock prices and an appetite for expansion. The...
Nat Robbins20150528  TBW Newsgroup

Wednesday sales at Millicent a ‘win’ for regional producers

THE switch back to selling cattle at Millicent on Wednesdays has been described as a winner by stock agent Nat Robbins. The John Chay &...
Spring Field Tour 2003 Canola & Wheat Client: Sarah Ellis / J TBW Newsgroup

State Parliament passes legislation to lift crop moratorium

STATE Parliament has passed legislation to lift the Genetically Modified (GM) moratorium on mainland South Australia, but Limestone Coast farmers still face a wait...
Caroline Rhodes  TBW Newsgroup

‘Market advantage’ to guide crop ban lift

SUBMISSIONS to apply to lift bans on genetically modified (GM) crops in council areas will need to be based on market advantage and not...
David Galpin  TBW Newsgroup

Solid season break to lay foundation for bumper Limestone Coast season

PENOLA and district received some welcome rain last week, with rainwater tanks filling and pastures turning a deeper shade of green. More than 22mm was...
Bruce And Linda Hay With Gertie The Goat  TBW Newsgroup

Involuntary closing forces on-farm tourist attraction to lose almost half annual income

OWNERS of a popular on-farm experience tourism attraction known for capturing the echoes of Mount Gambier's pioneering past predict they have lost almost half...
Green Triangle Sheep  TBW Newsgroup

Livestock prices firm despite tough COVID-19 conditions

THE Mount Gambier and District Saleyard's reputation as a high-quality stock hub has continued despite strict COVID-19 requirements, with beef and lamb maintaining competitive...
Chris Manser  TBW Newsgroup

Heavy falls make Limestone Coast farmers happy again

THE saying "where there is muck there is brass" speaks true for Limestone Coast farmers this week who are expected to reap the benefits...
David Head TBW Newsgroup

Ag sector urged to support Foodbank

A SEASONED Tintinara farmer is urging the agricultural sector to help ensure food remains on the table for struggling South Australians during the COVID-19...

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Curtains close in Penola… for now

THIS year is one of only a handful the Penola Players have not filled the Rymill Hall with its traditional warmth and laughter through...