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National recognition for agricultural leaders

TWO South East leaders in agriculture have been named as finalists for national awards. Onions Australia chief executive Lechelle Earl has been shortlisted for the...

Primary school garden grows farming knowledge

KALANGADOO Primary School's youngest green thumbs have been busy growing and nurturing their knowledge on local farming and produce. This term Year R-7 students have...

Dairy innovation insight

DAIRY farmers from across the state had an opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of how to make their business better at the DairySA...

Effective strategies raised at DairySA Innovation Day

LEADING New Zealand based human resources consultant Lee Astridge addressed one of the fundamental challenges for all dairy businesses at last week's DairySA Innovation...

Seasonal record reached despite harvest challenge

GRAIN handler Viterra's 2017/18 post-harvest report has been released following feedback from growers about its harvest operations. More than 5.6 million tonnes were received into...

International opportunity for winemaker

KATNOOK Estate's international winemaker has contributed to a successfully completed 2018 vintage, after she made the journey from the UK to experience life in...

Blanket gas mining ban debate

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has rejected calls by a prominent environmentalist that all gas mining activities should be banned in the South...

Crop season begins

TRACTORS have been fired up across Millicent and district in the past month as adequate rainfall has allowed farmers to sow their winter crops. One...

Lions help at hand

EARLIER this year, a devastating bushfire at Sherwood, 30km north west of Bordertown, killed 2000 stock and destroyed 12000ha of land. Police later confirmed a...

Heart-felt fundraiser goes big for kids

ANOTHER charity day to view Big Moo will be held at Glencoe tomorrow morning. A $10 donation is requested to go towards HeartKids, which is...

2018 vintage a success despite challenges

THE completion of the 2018 vintage has been labelled a success, but not without winemakers facing significant challenges throughout the year as they battled...

A-Team drives industry

LIMESTONE Coast farmer Jen Stolp has put together her own A-Team to help forge a positive future in the dairy industry. Ms Stolp, who runs...

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Silly for a serious cause

TODAY marks Red Nose Day, a day which supports the hardships that new parents may go through due to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)...