Strong trespass laws welcomed by livestock group

SOUTH Australia’s peak organisation representing beef cattle and sheep producers has welcomed the State Government’s introduction of stronger trespass laws, with animal activists facing fines of […]

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City retail sector ‘above average’

WHILE agriculture, forestry and fishing remain the Limestone Coast’s biggest employers, retail work in the Blue Lake city is booming. Accounting for a massive 12.8pc of […]

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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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Paddock to plate focus on farming

A PADDOCK to plate learning experience for students has taken Australia by storm with interstate schools rolling out a new regenerative agriculture curriculum. The strategy, developed […]

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Farmers bare all for campaign

A VIRAL social media movement is sweeping the nation with farmers ‘dropping their dacks’ to raise awareness for mental health. Starting off as one young farmer […]