Livestock opportunities identified

PRECISION agriculture (PA) and variable rate technology (VRT) have long been used by the cropping industry to enhance productivity, while the livestock sector has often lagged […]

Reputation beefed up

IT HAS only been in operation for three years, but Blue Lake Station at Kongorong is already building a reputation for supplying premium beef to the […]

Students to compete in cattle show

HIGH school students from across the region will pull on their gumboots later this month as they take part in the led steer competition at the […]

Local agronomist learns from America’s best

MORE communication and region-specific research are just some of the areas to improve in the agriculture industry throughout the South East, according to local agronomist Justin […]

Farmer support pledge

THE State Liberals have pledged to help farmers involved in land access disputes with resource companies by funding the Small Business Commissioner to facilitate the resolution of complaints.[…]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]