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HOLLYWOOD actor Johnny Depp’s breach of Australian biosecurity laws is no laughing matter, says Queensland LNP MP Bruce Scott.

Dog-gone jokes mask biosecurity gaps  

HOLLYWOOD actor Johnny Depp’s breach of Australian biosecurity laws is no laughing matter, says Queensland LNP MP Bruce Scott.
NEW federal water charge rules will benefit irrigators by freeing up water trade restrictions, says the ACCC. 21 May 15 NEW federal water charge rules will benefit irrigators by freeing up water trade restrictions, says the ACCC.
IN spite of a report issued by the USDA that was widely interpreted as bearish for wheat prices, international values have spiked in the past week. 22 May 15 IN spite of a report issued by the USDA that was widely interpreted as bearish for wheat prices, international...
THE EYCI finished at 489.25c a kilogram on Wednesday, in a week where every day has seen past records broken. 21 May 15 THE EYCI finished at 489.25c a kilogram on Wednesday, in a week where every day has seen past records broken.
ENJOY rising beef prices, but watch the supercycle, says ANZ analyst Paul Deane. And also the US, Brazil, pork and chicken. 21 May 15 2 ENJOY rising beef prices, but watch the supercycle, says ANZ analyst Paul Deane. And also the US, Brazil, pork and...
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Barnaby must be the world's first Agriculture Minister to make the US's Entertainment Tonight!
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Curious that Rob Moore thinks that scientist = money. He should have a look in the nearest CSIRO
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AUSVEG, between the supermarkets screaming in their ears and the public servants resisting
EVIDENCE of “shocking” accounts mismanagement by an unnamed peak horticultural body was aired at last week’s Senate inquiry into ag levies. EVIDENCE of “shocking” accounts mismanagement by an unnamed peak horticultural body was aired at last week’s Senate...
A TRADE deal thrashed out between China and Brazil is expected to win Brazilian farmers up to $500m a year in extra beef exports.22 May 15 A TRADE deal thrashed out between China and Brazil is expected to win Brazilian farmers up to $500m a year in extra...
THE EYCI finished at 489.25c a kilogram on Wednesday, in a week where every day has seen past records broken.21 May 15 THE EYCI finished at 489.25c a kilogram on Wednesday, in a week where every day has seen past records broken.

CHARTERS Towers remains high on the list of locations to visit for international beef industry figures with representatives from Texas, USA in town this week.16 May 15 CHARTERS Towers remains high on the list of locations to visit for international beef industry figures with...
RURALCO’S live export joint venture partner, Frontier International Agri last week celebrated one year since its first shipment.12 May 15 RURALCO’S live export joint venture partner, Frontier International Agri last week celebrated one year since its...
LAST week's correction of the wool price was short-lived, with the AWEX EMI closing on 1242 cents, a seven-cent lift. LAST week's correction of the wool price was short-lived, with the AWEX EMI closing on 1242 cents, a seven-cent lift.

THE battle against root lesion nematodes is going to ground with new research suggesting suppressive soils can provide an effective defence.4:00 AM THE battle against root lesion nematodes is going to ground with new research suggesting suppressive soils can...
AUSTRALIAN Grain Growers Co-operative (AGG Co-op) chief executive officer Simon McNair has announced his resignation.22 May 15 AUSTRALIAN Grain Growers Co-operative (AGG Co-op) chief executive officer Simon McNair has announced his resignation.

SUNRICE hosted another successful Rice Field Day in Brandon for 60 local farmers, suppliers and other members of the agribusiness community on May 14.21 May 15 SUNRICE hosted another successful Rice Field Day in Brandon for 60 local farmers, suppliers and other members of the...
SUGAR Research Australia (SRA) has released three new sugarcane varieties that are aimed at delivering significant benefits to Australian cane growers and millers.13 May 15 SUGAR Research Australia (SRA) has released three new sugarcane varieties that are aimed at delivering significant...
MASSEY Ferguson has expanded its MF7600 Series tractor range with a new 190kW (255hp) model, the MF7626. MASSEY Ferguson has expanded its MF7600 Series tractor range with a new 190kW (255hp) model, the MF7626.

THE hort sector’s global competitiveness is under threat from “leakage” and growers getting a “free ride” on R&D, says HIAL CEO John Lloyd.22 May 15  2 THE hort sector’s global competitiveness is under threat from “leakage” and growers getting a “free ride” on R&D,...
THE priority placed on the provenance of fresh vegetables, and accurate country of origin labelling, has increased in importance for consumers.22 May 15  2 THE priority placed on the provenance of fresh vegetables, and accurate country of origin labelling, has increased...
THE Dryridge Estate Vineyard in the NSW Blue Mountains has been bought by Emma MacMahon for just over $1.8 million.18 May 15 THE Dryridge Estate Vineyard in the NSW Blue Mountains has been bought by Emma MacMahon for just over $1.8 million.
THE weight of private investor money pouring into petrol stations, supermarkets and warehouses is making its way into regional centres.18 May 15 THE weight of private investor money pouring into petrol stations, supermarkets and warehouses is making its way...

IT IS 42 years since Kobe Park won the Townsville Cup but his jockey, Don (popularly known as Duck) Campbell remembers as if it was yesterday.13 May 15 IT IS 42 years since Kobe Park won the Townsville Cup but his jockey, Don (popularly known as Duck) Campbell...
“Funny thing about Flynn, he looked like a bloke from the city but always had the smell of the bush about him” Fred McKay.
Another expression of the progressive nature of the Cloncurry community was displayed with the opening of the refurbished John Flynn Place last week.17 Apr 15 “Funny thing about Flynn, he looked like a bloke from the city but always had the smell of the bush about him” Fred...