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THERE aren't a lot of similarities between the hot and dusty paddocks of Culbara, 40km northwest of Roma, and the
cool sandy flats of Turkey Beach in central Queensland yet, somehow, both locations seem to suit John Russell.

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THERE aren't a lot of similarities between the hot and dusty paddocks of Culbara, 40km northwest of Roma, and the cool sandy flats of
BEST remembered as the man who discovered one of Australia’s first dinosaur fossils, Muttaburra grazier Doug Langdon passed away at his Sword Street home late last week. 3:00 AM BEST remembered as the man who discovered one of Australia’s first dinosaur fossils, Muttaburra grazier Doug Langdon...
FEW people might be aware that a major agreement was reached during a break in G20 proceedings, to re-allow Brazilian beef to enter China through mainland ports. 3:00 AM FEW people might be aware that a major agreement was reached during a break in G20 proceedings, to re-allow...
CHANGE could be afoot in the Northern Territory mango industry if entomologist Austin McLennan gets his way. 3:00 AM CHANGE could be afoot in the Northern Territory mango industry if entomologist Austin McLennan gets his way.
THE Coalition has moved to label pre-election Labor spending from the Regional Development Australia fund as an abuse of taxpayers'
money. 3:00 AM THE Coalition has moved to label pre-election Labor spending from the Regional Development Australia fund as an...
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Who decides what is illtreatment of animals? Most people eat meat,except for a few anaemic
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Since Aust is unlikely to accept Nuclear power generation EGS is the only option to avoid coal
THE case for abolishing annual general meetings was strengthened by the quality of the questions coming from the floor of the Woolworth's shareholder gathering yesterday. THE case for abolishing annual general meetings was strengthened by the quality of the questions coming from the...

THE exclusion of the Australian sugar industry from the Australia-China free trade agreement has left industry stakeholders bitterly disappointed.18 Nov 14 THE exclusion of the Australian sugar industry from the Australia-China free trade agreement has left industry...
FOUR years ago Burdekin farmer David Cox bought country to expand his cane growing business, but these days he plans to produce Australian beef to feed the growing demand in China.13 Nov 14 FOUR years ago Burdekin farmer David Cox bought country to expand his cane growing business, but these days he plans...
INCREASED development of northern Australia for livestock production came into sharp focus with yesterday's ANZ report on irrigation in the Top End. INCREASED development of northern Australia for livestock production came into sharp focus with yesterday's ANZ...

BLAIR Angus is exhausted after a long day processing heifers in the yards, but he can still muster enough energy to express how he feels about the FTA signed with China.21 Nov 14  1 BLAIR Angus is exhausted after a long day processing heifers in the yards, but he can still muster enough energy to...
THE Young Beef Producers forum is back again for 2014 in Roma on November 20 and 21. 
19 Nov 14 THE Young Beef Producers forum is back again for 2014 in Roma on November 20 and 21.
A FAVOURABLE exchange rate brought good news for the local wool market, lifting the AWEX EMI by nine cents. A FAVOURABLE exchange rate brought good news for the local wool market, lifting the AWEX EMI by nine cents.

MODELS and Merinos seem to go hand in hand at the Field family's Wyvern Station in western NSW these days.16 Nov 14  1 MODELS and Merinos seem to go hand in hand at the Field family's Wyvern Station in western NSW these days.
IF every shearer in the country increased their daily tally by just one, average annual shed costs would be clipped across the industry by about $990,000.15 Nov 14  5 IF every shearer in the country increased their daily tally by just one, average annual shed costs would be clipped...
IF the pun weren't so corny, you'd call the work groundbreaking. Suffice to say, a gargantuan effort headed by the CSIRO to map the state of Australia's soil is unique.27 Nov 14  6 IF the pun weren't so corny, you'd call the work groundbreaking. Suffice to say, a gargantuan effort headed by the...
THE last cane of the Burdekin’s 2014 crushing season was crushed on Wednesday, November 25 while the last Herbert region’s crush was completed on Saturday morning, November 23.27 Nov 14 THE last cane of the Burdekin’s 2014 crushing season was crushed on Wednesday, November 25 while the last Herbert...
VIDEO: MASSEY Ferguson is taking a tractor to the South Pole, emulating Sir Edmund Hillary's 1958 expedition. VIDEO: MASSEY Ferguson is taking a tractor to the South Pole, emulating Sir Edmund Hillary's 1958 expedition.

FARMERS across the country are hunting for a non-chemical method of reducing the weed seed bank.15 Mar 14  1 FARMERS across the country are hunting for a non-chemical method of reducing the weed seed bank.
FOR a limited time, Mahindra is offering its new Max sub-compact series tractors with a 0.9 percent interest rate.15 Mar 14 FOR a limited time, Mahindra is offering its new Max sub-compact series tractors with a 0.9 percent interest rate.
THE horticulture sector is set to decide its own future with a new industry services and export control body, HIAL, taking effect.26 Nov 14 THE horticulture sector is set to decide its own future with a new industry services and export control body, HIAL,...
QUEENSLAND could become a bigger player in the stonefruit market with the release of seven new low chill varieties.28 Nov 14 QUEENSLAND could become a bigger player in the stonefruit market with the release of seven new low chill varieties.
CHINA'S laws on foreign investment are similar to ours, but farmland remains a notable exception.24 Nov 14  2 CHINA'S laws on foreign investment are similar to ours, but farmland remains a notable exception.
AUSTRALIA'S FTA with China is expected to boost property prices for some farms by about 15 per cent as it stimulates investment.24 Nov 14  5 AUSTRALIA'S FTA with China is expected to boost property prices for some farms by about 15 per cent as it stimulates...
THERE aren't a lot of similarities between the hot and dusty paddocks of Culbara, 40km northwest of Roma, and the
cool sandy flats of Turkey Beach in central Queensland yet, somehow, both locations seem to suit John Russell.3:00 AM THERE aren't a lot of similarities between the hot and dusty paddocks of Culbara, 40km northwest of Roma, and...
THE thought of being surrounded by ocean with nothing more than your kayak, best mate and five litres of fresh drinking water would spur many people to reminisce of movie scenes involving Tom Hanks and a sturdy volleyball named Wilson.23 Nov 14  1 THE thought of being surrounded by ocean with nothing more than your kayak, best mate and five litres of fresh...

A REDUCED version of the highly respected Paradise Lagoons campdraft consisting of three events still drew a sizable crowd of spectators and an impressive field of competitors.3:00 AM A REDUCED version of the highly respected Paradise Lagoons campdraft consisting of three events still drew a sizable...
A COWBOY from Proserpine and cowgirl from Wandoan lead the rookie standings after the first half of the APRA season.22 Nov 14 A COWBOY from Proserpine and cowgirl from Wandoan lead the rookie standings after the first half of the APRA season.