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NORTH Queensland rugby league historian, Tony Price is writing his third rugby league book about the game in North Queensland.

Chasing the past  

NORTH Queensland rugby league historian, Tony Price is writing his third rugby league book about the game in North Queensland.
BUSH Heritage Australia is performing helicopter surveys and fire work on Yourka Reserve in north Queensland in efforts to exterminate Siam and Lantana weed and regenerate native habitat in one of Australia’s 15 biodiversity hotspots. 4:00 AM BUSH Heritage Australia is performing helicopter surveys and fire work on Yourka Reserve in north Queensland in...
THE bush tradition of Bachelor and Spinster balls may have died off in many country towns, but in the western Queensland town of Richmond the party just keeps getting better. 20 Aug 14 THE bush tradition of Bachelor and Spinster balls may have died off in many country towns, but in the western...
OPINION: AGRICULTURAL organisations remain concerned by the threat of political intervention in the national RDC levy system. 20 Aug 14 8 OPINION: AGRICULTURAL organisations remain concerned by the threat of political intervention in the national RDC...
SENATOR Chris Back says his proposed laws to curtail farm raids and trespass by animal rights activists are far removed from US “ag gag” laws. 19 Aug 14 8 SENATOR Chris Back says his proposed laws to curtail farm raids and trespass by animal rights activists are far...
Women of the World feature
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Still beef prices are highest ever in our supermarkets in South Florida
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I hope they used to reduced land from cotton for sybeans or corn that still have great prices
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Looking forward to release of Government's report on ESCAS. Let it be the basis for objective
SOLID earnings growth has lifted Wesfarmers’ full year underlying net profit by 6.1 per cent to $2.39 billion. SOLID earnings growth has lifted Wesfarmers’ full year underlying net profit by 6.1 per cent to $2.39 billion.
AUSTRALIAN live cattle exporters have warmly welcomed news today that Cambodia is now open for Australian live cattle exports.12:01 AM AUSTRALIAN live cattle exporters have warmly welcomed news today that Cambodia is now open for Australian live...
A NEW WA Beef Council program could assist with unifying the industry and build cattle numbers sustainably in WA.20 Aug 14  5 A NEW WA Beef Council program could assist with unifying the industry and build cattle numbers sustainably in WA.

THE 2014 Rabobank Beef Challenge is once again focused solely on the graziers in the Richmond Shire with the Flinders and McKinlay Shire opting not to stage the Challenge this year because of the drought.10 Aug 14 THE 2014 Rabobank Beef Challenge is once again focused solely on the graziers in the Richmond Shire with the...
RECENT figures from the NT Livestock Exporters Association have painted a surprisingly positive picture of live export from the Top End.24 Jul 14 RECENT figures from the NT Livestock Exporters Association have painted a surprisingly positive picture of live...
POLICE have recovered almost 200 lambs but need help from readers of The Land to identify some of their owners. POLICE have recovered almost 200 lambs but need help from readers of The Land to identify some of their owners.

A COMMERCIAL genetically modified (GM) wheat product could still be a decade away from hitting the marketplace.4:00 AM A COMMERCIAL genetically modified (GM) wheat product could still be a decade away from hitting the marketplace.
AFTER more than 20 years’ experience in cereals, Steven Simpfendorfer landed the inaugural GRDC excellence award this week.20 Aug 14 AFTER more than 20 years’ experience in cereals, Steven Simpfendorfer landed the inaugural GRDC excellence award...

WILMAR should be 'ready for a fight on a scale not seen before' in the Australian industry, says industry group Canegrowers.
23 May 14  13 WILMAR should be "ready for a fight on a scale not seen before" in the Australian industry, says industry group...
SUGAR Research Australia (SRA) and Herbert Cane Productivity Services Ltd (HCPSL) held a joint harvesting forum on Wednesday May 9, 2014 with around 25 growers, harvest operators and millers attended.14 May 14 SUGAR Research Australia (SRA) and Herbert Cane Productivity Services Ltd (HCPSL) held a joint harvesting forum on...
DEMAND for combine harvesters has hit a slump with sales falling by 31 per cent in 2013 after two particularly strong years. DEMAND for combine harvesters has hit a slump with sales falling by 31 per cent in 2013 after two particularly...

HORTICULTURE is at the heart of fixing world hunger, according to former CSIRO scientist and author Julian Cribb.19 Aug 14  14 HORTICULTURE is at the heart of fixing world hunger, according to former CSIRO scientist and author Julian Cribb.
PINATA Farms will use Queensland's Granite Belt to provide year-round strawberry production.19 Aug 14  1 PINATA Farms will use Queensland's Granite Belt to provide year-round strawberry production.
BORABINGA, a 458ha downsizing farmer's delight on the Murrumbidgee River, is for sale with an asking price of just under $3.4m.18 Aug 14 BORABINGA, a 458ha downsizing farmer's delight on the Murrumbidgee River, is for sale with an asking price of just...
KOOLATAH Station in FNQ, which sold at a discount of almost 30pc in 2009, is back on the market and will be a key test of the real appetite for Australian beef-producing properties.18 Aug 14 KOOLATAH Station in FNQ, which sold at a discount of almost 30pc in 2009, is back on the market and will be a key...

AUSTRALIA may have been built on the back of the sheep and the best teamsters may have been built their teams with horses and bullocks, but it was the goat that made the Stainkey brothers their living.21 Jun 14 AUSTRALIA may have been built on the back of the sheep and the best teamsters may have been built their teams with...
VALUABLE information was gained regarding the current state of the beef industry by those that received a passport to the ‘Australian Beef Dinner’ held the night of the first day of the Richmond field days at the town's Shire Hall.17 Jun 14 VALUABLE information was gained regarding the current state of the beef industry by those that received a passport...