Dr Lee Hickey has played a key role in developing technology that enables up to six generations a year for major crops.
It wasn't just Queensland's rugby league team that crushed its south-of-the-border opposition this week - the Maroon bull riders also did the state proud in the inaugural PBR Origin.
Although it's not due to be officially opened for another few months, the new recreational water park at Hughenden is having water pumped in.
SA meat processor Thomas Foods International has revealed more details on when it expects to begin processing cattle again in SA.
Being there for each other was the glue that held north west Queensland communities together when life went into overdrive in February.