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WHEN Luke Bowen became CEO of the Northern Territory Cattlemen’s Association, both sides were dealing with unknowns.

Cattlemen's life medal for Bowen  

WHEN Luke Bowen became CEO of the Northern Territory Cattlemen’s Association, both sides were dealing with unknowns.
THE best sound in the world – rain on the roof – greeted many in Queensland's central west as they woke on Tuesday morning. 31 Mar 15 THE best sound in the world – rain on the roof – greeted many in Queensland's central west as they woke on Tuesday...
IRISH-born senior manager with US meat giant JBS, Jim Cleary, is to move to Australia as chief operating officer of the Primo Group. 31 Mar 15 IRISH-born senior manager with US meat giant JBS, Jim Cleary, is to move to Australia as chief operating officer of...
DEMAND was 'above expectations' according at the multi-breed Black Stump Invitational Bull Sale on Monday. 31 Mar 15 DEMAND was "above expectations" according at the multi-breed Black Stump Invitational Bull Sale on Monday.
THE only way for beef producers to get better farm-gate returns is to reverse the concentration of abattoirs, and robotics could be the key. 31 Mar 15 2 THE only way for beef producers to get better farm-gate returns is to reverse the concentration of abattoirs, and...
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Pragmatist, your argument suggests that 'illegal and unethical behaviour of lenders...should be
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Ban the company for life and $1 mill fine.
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Anyone would think that wool production was unsustainable from this. Wool is produced by natural
THE Harper competition review report has recommended tougher measures to deal with anti-competitive conduct. THE Harper competition review report has recommended tougher measures to deal with anti-competitive conduct.

QUEENSLAND Country Life catches up with the growers who help produce the state's top 10 commodity crops.25 Mar 15 QUEENSLAND Country Life catches up with the growers who help produce the state's top 10 commodity crops.
MEETINGS are set to be held in the north to gauge interest in a collective bargaining approach to maintaining viable grazing operations.25 Mar 15 MEETINGS are set to be held in the north to gauge interest in a collective bargaining approach to maintaining viable...
WHEN Luke Bowen became CEO of the Northern Territory Cattlemen’s Association, both sides were dealing with unknowns. WHEN Luke Bowen became CEO of the Northern Territory Cattlemen’s Association, both sides were dealing with unknowns.

THE only way for beef producers to get better farm-gate returns is to reverse the concentration of abattoirs, and robotics could be the key.31 Mar 15  2 THE only way for beef producers to get better farm-gate returns is to reverse the concentration of abattoirs, and...
DARYL and Lyn Bein have taken the term 'from paddock to plate' quite literally, slaughtering their own cattle and then selling them at their butcher shop in Miles.30 Mar 15 DARYL and Lyn Bein have taken the term 'from paddock to plate' quite literally, slaughtering their own cattle and...
BOTH sheep and lamb supply at Bendigo increased ahead of the Easter long weekend, with a better selection of heavy export lambs available. BOTH sheep and lamb supply at Bendigo increased ahead of the Easter long weekend, with a better selection of heavy...

“A CHARACTER building experience” is how Hughenden’s John Wearing described his situation as he stood in his sheepyards last week.27 Mar 15 “A CHARACTER building experience” is how Hughenden’s John Wearing described his situation as he stood in his...
SPECIALIST wool growers David and Sandy Bartlett, Dunblane, Yuraraba, have made the switch to shearing to length rather than sticking with a set annual shearing date.24 Mar 15  1 SPECIALIST wool growers David and Sandy Bartlett, Dunblane, Yuraraba, have made the switch to shearing to length...
A LOSS of farm productivity can result from limiting plant diversity, according to a new paper in Nature Plants.31 Mar 15 A LOSS of farm productivity can result from limiting plant diversity, according to a new paper in Nature Plants.
THE 2014 cropping season in southern NSW has shed new light on the benefits of early sown wheats.
28 Mar 15 THE 2014 cropping season in southern NSW has shed new light on the benefits of early sown wheats.
FOLLOWING three years' development and 20 months' field testing, Hustler has released the new X5000 chainless bale feeder. FOLLOWING three years' development and 20 months' field testing, Hustler has released the new X5000 chainless bale...

MELON grower Terry O'Leary remains dissatisfied with a response from Alan Jones regarding allegations about “toxic” CSG water use.24 Mar 15  2 MELON grower Terry O'Leary remains dissatisfied with a response from Alan Jones regarding allegations about “toxic”...
A BUNDABERG macadamia company is helping to protect the industry’s botanical heritage.29 Mar 15 A BUNDABERG macadamia company is helping to protect the industry’s botanical heritage.
FARMERS, city slickers and offshore investors spent $13.72 billion buying rural properties in Australia in the 12 months to November.16 Mar 15 FARMERS, city slickers and offshore investors spent $13.72 billion buying rural properties in Australia in the 12...
STRONG predictions from Australia's chief commodity forecaster are already being reflected in farmland sales across Australia.09 Mar 15 STRONG predictions from Australia's chief commodity forecaster are already being reflected in farmland sales across...
ONE brave group of students at Corinda State High School is tackling bee population decline head-on with a new agribusiness initiative.29 Mar 15  1 ONE brave group of students at Corinda State High School is tackling bee population decline head-on with a new...
TOOWOOMBA medical student Danielle Labinsky has flown the longest leg of an all-female, first of its kind relay around Australia as a private pilot.28 Mar 15 TOOWOOMBA medical student Danielle Labinsky has flown the longest leg of an all-female, first of its kind relay...

Dunn has won twice as much prizemoney as any other bull rider in this season's Australian Professional Rodeo Association circuit, but will face tough opposition on the Easter weekend.29 Mar 15 Dunn has won twice as much prizemoney as any other bull rider in this season's Australian Professional Rodeo...
TOOGOOLAWAH positively throbbed to the beat of campdraft action from March 6-8 with seasoned performers showing their class amid a jam-packed weekend of big events.14 Mar 15 TOOGOOLAWAH positively throbbed to the beat of campdraft action from March 6-8 with seasoned performers showing...