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LNP MP Bruce Scott has called for investment in “human capital” to help resolve the drought crisis faced by northern cattle graziers.

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LNP MP Bruce Scott has called for investment in “human capital” to help resolve the drought crisis faced by northern cattle graziers.
INVESTMENT in WA's top end will see northern beef producers diversify and expand into new markets. 30 Aug 14 INVESTMENT in WA's top end will see northern beef producers diversify and expand into new markets.
KENNARDS Hire is kicking off their annual charity initiative, ‘Kennards For Kids’, on September 1 to aid sick, injured or disadvantaged children around Australia and New Zealand. 4:00 AM KENNARDS Hire is kicking off their annual charity initiative, ‘Kennards For Kids’, on September 1 to aid sick,...
QUEENSLAND farmers have a new enemy in the battle against herbicide resistant weeds - glyphosate resistant Sweet Summer Grass. 29 Aug 14 QUEENSLAND farmers have a new enemy in the battle against herbicide resistant weeds - glyphosate resistant Sweet...
VARIETY Bash cars are instantly recognisable when they roll into town. 30 Aug 14 VARIETY Bash cars are instantly recognisable when they roll into town.
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The RSPCA (NSW) should use some of the reported $50 millkion it has in investment accounts to do
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I'm convinced now Bushie Bill lives in Glebe. I don't think he has a clue as to what happens in
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THE results of a survey completed recently reveal Australian farmer confidence has slipped since the year's start. THE results of a survey completed recently reveal Australian farmer confidence has slipped since the year's start.
MAINTAINING the trend of the past two years, Australian beef and veal exports for August are estimated to reach 112,000 tonnes swt.8:00 AM  1 MAINTAINING the trend of the past two years, Australian beef and veal exports for August are estimated to reach...
EASTERN state cattle numbers at saleyards reported by MLA’s NLRS rose 54pc week-on-week, to 56,861 head last Thursday.7:50 AM EASTERN state cattle numbers at saleyards reported by MLA’s NLRS rose 54pc week-on-week, to 56,861 head last Thursday.

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...
AUSTRALIAN wool production is forecast to decline for the 2014-15 season thanks to a smaller national flock and higher slaughter rates. AUSTRALIAN wool production is forecast to decline for the 2014-15 season thanks to a smaller national flock and...

QUEENSLAND farmers have a new enemy in the battle against herbicide resistant weeds - glyphosate resistant Sweet Summer Grass.29 Aug 14 QUEENSLAND farmers have a new enemy in the battle against herbicide resistant weeds - glyphosate resistant Sweet...
COTTON is set to fall to its lowest price in five years as demand slows in China and India heads for a record crop, says India's biggest denim maker.29 Aug 14 COTTON is set to fall to its lowest price in five years as demand slows in China and India heads for a record crop,...

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...
KENNARDS Hire is kicking off their annual charity initiative, ‘Kennards For Kids’, on September 1 to aid sick, injured or disadvantaged children around Australia and New Zealand. KENNARDS Hire is kicking off their annual charity initiative, ‘Kennards For Kids’, on September 1 to aid sick,...

WHERE grandma planned a week ahead, families are now planning their meals on a daily basis, says Professor Tony Worsley.26 Aug 14 WHERE grandma planned a week ahead, families are now planning their meals on a daily basis, says Professor Tony Worsley.
AN EXOTIC pathogen which attacks carrot and celery has prompted an emergency biosecurity response for Australian producers.27 Aug 14 AN EXOTIC pathogen which attacks carrot and celery has prompted an emergency biosecurity response for Australian...
KEY rural indicators point to a rebound across major markets that is expected to boost ­confidence and investment, says Neil Clark Business Intelligence.7:45 AM KEY rural indicators point to a rebound across major markets that is expected to boost ­confidence and investment,...
A WELLINGTON district property recently listed for sale was a focus of landholder attention under a previous extended ownership as a shining example of what could be achieved with native pastures.30 Aug 14 A WELLINGTON district property recently listed for sale was a focus of landholder attention under a previous...

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...
THE important role the Queensland Country Women’s Association plays in the local region has been praised by Charters Towers Regional Council Mayor Frank Beveridge.19 Aug 14 THE important role the Queensland Country Women’s Association plays in the local region has been praised by Charters...