Red is the new trend in Australia's flourishing goat breeding world and it resulted in history being made in the stud Boer industry on the weekend.
More spring rain is required for the grains industry to reap the full potential benefits from winter crops.
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed Australia will experience a La Nina weather event this spring and summer.
It was a gamble three-and-a-half months ago to put a little over 2000 young cattle on the road and hope to take advantage of a market rise, but it's one that has paid off for Julia Creek's David and Jennifer Heslin.
The upwards trend of the wool market in the last three weeks has left many wondering whether prices have finally hit their bottom.
Rice growers in the Herbert and Burdekin could increase production to 25,000 tonnes per year if a new storage facility was built in the region.
Farm leaders are looking for major new investment in rural and regional infrastructure in next Tuesday's federal budget.