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MILLAA Millaa was ‘graced’ with a special community event when the ‘Beatles equivalent’ of the country gospel singing world, Steve Grace came to Millaa Millaa for a free concert as part of his Steve Grace 2014 Shed Night Tour.

Millaa Millaa ‘graced’ with concert  

MILLAA Millaa was ‘graced’ with a special community event when the ‘Beatles equivalent’ of the country gospel singing world, Steve Grace
KATHERINE will have to wait a little bit longer to receive its second set of traffic lights after a plan to install them at the intersection of the Stuart Highway and Bicentennial Road was reviewed. 3:00 AM KATHERINE will have to wait a little bit longer to receive its second set of traffic lights after a plan to install...
LIVESTOCK management has taken on a higher profile, with the government placing priority on production of livestock and ag products. 31 Oct 14 LIVESTOCK management has taken on a higher profile, with the government placing priority on production of livestock...
MAVERICK North Queensland MP Bob Katter wants ethanol back on the national fuel agenda to help contain Australia's rising petrol costs. 31 Oct 14 1 MAVERICK North Queensland MP Bob Katter wants ethanol back on the national fuel agenda to help contain Australia's...
RURAL Fire Service Queensland (RFSQ) staff have joined with volunteers and Emergency Response Force soldiers from the 4th Regiment RAA to take part in a large-scale cyclone preparedness operation ahead of the cyclone season this week. 30 Oct 14 RURAL Fire Service Queensland (RFSQ) staff have joined with volunteers and Emergency Response Force soldiers from...

LIVEXFORUM 2014

LIVESTOCK exporters have been given rare praise for improving animal welfare in export markets from DAFF Secretary Phillip Glyde.
Exporters improving welfare LIVESTOCK exporters have been given rare praise for improving...
FORMER Labor powerbroker Simon Crean has been appointed the new chair of the Australian Livestock Exporters’ Council.
Simon Crean new ALEC boss FORMER Labor powerbroker Simon Crean has been appointed the new...

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Doctor Barney as Deputy Prime Minister is a horror movie in 3D, but it is halloween.
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In some ways you have a point Freshy but not totally. You are right to say farmers need to
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Yeah, that's right, FFS, in the 15th floor penthouse. How nice of you to remember. Are you going
“I'M shaking a bit,” Will Bignell admits soon after he’s launched a big quadrocopter drone into the teeth of a gusty wind. “I'M shaking a bit,” Will Bignell admits soon after he’s launched a big quadrocopter drone into the teeth of a gusty...
AACO today announced the start of full commercial operations at Livingstone Beef, its new northern beef processing facility south of Darwin.31 Oct 14 AACO today announced the start of full commercial operations at Livingstone Beef, its new northern beef processing...
REGULATIONS imposed on the live ex industry could be a marketing advantage to differentiate Australia as a global leader, says Mick Keogh.30 Oct 14  2 REGULATIONS imposed on the live ex industry could be a marketing advantage to differentiate Australia as a global...

THE MLA has a long road ahead before winning the support of the people on the land, if the sentiments expressed at Charters Towers on Thursday are indicative.25 Oct 14  4 THE MLA has a long road ahead before winning the support of the people on the land, if the sentiments expressed at...
THE Northern Territory live export industry is surging ahead and has smashed industry export records.23 Oct 14  1 THE Northern Territory live export industry is surging ahead and has smashed industry export records.
THE Woolmark Company has released its Wool Care Guide app, placing information on apparel care at consumers finger tips.
THE Woolmark Company has released its Wool Care Guide app, placing information on apparel care at consumers finger...

COMPETITION among exporters for east coast grain is on the rise - and growers could be winners in a new look grain supply chain.
31 Oct 14  3 COMPETITION among exporters for east coast grain is on the rise - and growers could be winners in a new look grain...
ON-FARM storage has proven to be a valuable tool in allowing farmers a chance to maximise the value of their grain.31 Oct 14 ON-FARM storage has proven to be a valuable tool in allowing farmers a chance to maximise the value of their grain.

THE Australian government and Terrain NRM are offering Wet Tropics’ sugar cane farmers an opportunity to further improve the quality of water entering the Great Barrier Reef.24 Oct 14  1 THE Australian government and Terrain NRM are offering Wet Tropics’ sugar cane farmers an opportunity to further...
THE Far North Queensland sugar industry marked a significant milestone on Friday, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Cairns Bulk Sugar Terminal (BST).05 Oct 14 THE Far North Queensland sugar industry marked a significant milestone on Friday, celebrating the 50th anniversary...
IF ONE boomspray manufacturer from the Netherlands gets its way, we’ll be hearing a lot more about their expertise with spraying equipment. IF ONE boomspray manufacturer from the Netherlands gets its way, we’ll be hearing a lot more about their expertise...

FROZEN food producer Nanna's has released a frozen avocado product.28 Oct 14 FROZEN food producer Nanna's has released a frozen avocado product.
A GLOBAL research effort has finally resolved a biosecurity issue: four of the world’s destructive agricultural pests are actually one.30 Oct 14 A GLOBAL research effort has finally resolved a biosecurity issue: four of the world’s destructive agricultural...
IN WHAT continues to be an erratic selloff of Nathan Tinkler's Patinack Farm empire, Thursday's auction has been cancelled.30 Oct 14 IN WHAT continues to be an erratic selloff of Nathan Tinkler's Patinack Farm empire, Thursday's auction has been...
PROPERTIES priced near present market levels are selling despite some buyer caution, according to SA rural real estate agents.
30 Oct 14 PROPERTIES priced near present market levels are selling despite some buyer caution, according to SA rural real...

16 Oct 14 FARM life with its country setting is often idealised but with more than 60 per cent of Queensland in drought, concern is growing for the mental health of farmers.
BEFORE mechanical harvesters, the gangs of cane cutters were known as the gentlemen of the flashing blade. They laboured in the hot cane fields with skill and grit. 
The inaugural Cumic Steel Men of Steel Hand Cane Cutting Championships at Castor Park in Mourilyan this month were created to bring a slice of North Queensland history back to life.14 Oct 14 BEFORE mechanical harvesters, the gangs of cane cutters were known as the gentlemen of the flashing blade. They...