While cane and bananas are a major focus of Dan and Sally Beauchamp's Bull Yard Holdings operations, Brahmans have held a special place in Mr Beauchamp's heart since he first encountered the breed as a 12-year-old boy living on his grandmother's property in Boulia.
The recent release of a new report into non-melanoma skin cancer rates in Australia serves as a reminder to farmers and other outdoor workers about the potential dangers of sun exposure.
They say necessity is the mother of invention. For Graeme Saunders, the driving force behind the Watershift Group, it's also about wanting to find better, more efficient ways of doing things, and making life easier and more productive for his customers.
These days it's not just farmers targeting organic or biodynamic certification for their crops who are moving away from synthetic chemical fertilisers.
The Hill family, Bulliac Angus, Miles, are readying 80 tough and hardy bulls for sale as they continue to focus on commercially-relevant cattle.