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IN excess of 200 primary producers and industry stakeholders attended the Charters Towers Rural Crisis Summit.

Emotions run high at Towers summit  

IN excess of 200 primary producers and industry stakeholders attended the Charters Towers Rural Crisis Summit.
THE Sustainable Agriculture Fund, backed by Australia's biggest superannuation funds, has delivered a $4.7 million full year profit. 8:30 AM THE Sustainable Agriculture Fund, backed by Australia's biggest superannuation funds, has delivered a $4.7 million...
NATURAL gas company Santos is pulling out all stops to prove its plans to develop about 850 wells over 25 years just south of Narrabri will have no immediate or long-term impact on Namoi Valley water resources. 4:00 AM 2 NATURAL gas company Santos is pulling out all stops to prove its plans to develop about 850 wells over 25 years just...
THE MENA region has been identified as having the potential to be a significantly expanded market for agricultural products. 10:30 AM THE MENA region has been identified as having the potential to be a significantly expanded market for agricultural...
WHAT event in the year triggers you to think how quickly the past twelve months have gone by? 11:11 AM WHAT event in the year triggers you to think how quickly the past twelve months have gone by?
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Well done to Sanger Australia and also to MLA and Minister of Trade.
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Denialist agenda, really Nico, what is my denialist agenda ? The only one with an agenda is
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Why not use the June 30th deadline to wind up the GRDC?? This is a serious proposition because

LIVESTOCK trailer manufacturer Mark Johnston shares his insights on the challenges of his trade.17 Aug 15  1 LIVESTOCK trailer manufacturer Mark Johnston shares his insights on the challenges of his trade.
THE office is the engine room at Mt Aberdeen Station for Del and Steve Norman.14 Aug 15 THE office is the engine room at Mt Aberdeen Station for Del and Steve Norman.
A GROUNDBREAKING new deal will see Chinese consumers able to buy Australian chilled beef direct online for the first time.
A GROUNDBREAKING new deal will see Chinese consumers able to buy Australian chilled beef direct online for the first...

CLONCURRY Shire Council will upgrade its saleyards in November.9:40 AM CLONCURRY Shire Council will upgrade its saleyards in November.
THE Allen family at Blackall is rejoicing after their 790-strong line of store weaners topped the $4 mark on AuctionsPlus today.28 Aug 15  2 THE Allen family at Blackall is rejoicing after their 790-strong line of store weaners topped the $4 mark on...
AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation (AWI) has launched the 2015 WoolPoll with an appeal to woolgrowers to vote for a two per cent levy to continue. AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation (AWI) has launched the 2015 WoolPoll with an appeal to woolgrowers to vote for a two per...

DESPITE the devastating drought conditions, the Ekka has seen its largest fleece show in a decade.13 Aug 15 DESPITE the devastating drought conditions, the Ekka has seen its largest fleece show in a decade.
PITTSWORTH producers John and Anne Waters were delighted to see their RNA prize-winning lambs sell for a whopping $294 a head.13 Aug 15 PITTSWORTH producers John and Anne Waters were delighted to see their RNA prize-winning lambs sell for a whopping...
BROADACRE hybrid seed grown in the Ord River Irrigation Area of the East Kimberley in Western Australia is set to begin its 3500km journey soon.28 Aug 15 BROADACRE hybrid seed grown in the Ord River Irrigation Area of the East Kimberley in Western Australia is set to...
A VICTORIAN grains chemist, Dr Joe Panozzo, has been awarded the prestigious Farrer Memorial Medal for his innovative research, which has resulted in improvements in plant breeding programs.27 Aug 15  1 A VICTORIAN grains chemist, Dr Joe Panozzo, has been awarded the prestigious Farrer Memorial Medal for his...
NORTH Queensland sugar producer, MSF Sugar, has recently added two high capacity, self-propelled Miller Nitro sprayers to its fleet. NORTH Queensland sugar producer, MSF Sugar, has recently added two high capacity, self-propelled Miller Nitro...

SOUTHERN NSW's almond orchards are abuzz in readiness for spring - the great bee migration has begun.29 Aug 15 SOUTHERN NSW's almond orchards are abuzz in readiness for spring - the great bee migration has begun.
A FOCUS on premium wine and the story Australia has to tell are key to increasing North American market share, according to Wine Australia regional director Angela Slade.29 Aug 15 A FOCUS on premium wine and the story Australia has to tell are key to increasing North American market share,...
BREWARRINA, NSW, property Carramar has sold at auction for $2.425 million in another sign of a strengthening rural property market.8:40 AM BREWARRINA, NSW, property Carramar has sold at auction for $2.425 million in another sign of a strengthening rural...
RENOWNED winemakers the Calabria family have snapped up the picturesque Magnolia Vale winery in the heart of the Barossa Valley for about $1.9 million.8:25 AM RENOWNED winemakers the Calabria family have snapped up the picturesque Magnolia Vale winery in the heart of the...
WHEN Jan Ross-Manley had an idea to create an artwork around the original brands of her region, she did not expect much interest.23 Aug 15 WHEN Jan Ross-Manley had an idea to create an artwork around the original brands of her region, she did not expect...
FAMILIAR fragrances of eucalyptus, nutmeg and geranium fill the air at Washpool Farm Soaperie at Ballandean, 19km south of Stanthorpe.23 Aug 15 FAMILIAR fragrances of eucalyptus, nutmeg and geranium fill the air at Washpool Farm Soaperie at Ballandean, 19km...

WARWICK’S Morgan Park hosted one of the largest polocrosse carnivals for the Queensland season on the weekend.25 Aug 15 WARWICK’S Morgan Park hosted one of the largest polocrosse carnivals for the Queensland season on the weekend.
Five members of the Nudgee Rodeo Team made their way to Mt Isa for the Mt Isa Mine Rodeo along with their entourage of family and supporters.22 Aug 15 Five members of the Nudgee Rodeo Team made their way to Mt Isa for the Mt Isa Mine Rodeo along with their entourage...