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YOU may remember the Ice Bucket Challenge - an extraordinary social media campaign that filled newsfeeds across the world late last year

Mungindi rallies behind Jakins family  

YOU may remember the Ice Bucket Challenge - an extraordinary social media campaign that filled newsfeeds across the world late last year
THANKS to 100 millimetres of soaking rain at the start of May, Dalby district farmer Glenn Pumpa is again optimistic. 3:00 AM THANKS to 100 millimetres of soaking rain at the start of May, Dalby district farmer Glenn Pumpa is again optimistic.
OUR illustrious Minister for Agriculture is belligerently pursuing an agenda to decentralise key agricultural agencies out of Canberra. 4:00 AM OUR illustrious Minister for Agriculture is belligerently pursuing an agenda to decentralise key agricultural...
HOLLYWOOD actor Johnny Depp’s breach of Australian biosecurity laws is no laughing matter, says Queensland LNP MP Bruce Scott. 4:00 AM HOLLYWOOD actor Johnny Depp’s breach of Australian biosecurity laws is no laughing matter, says Queensland LNP MP...
VIDEO: AN investment in summer weed control is paying dividends with improved crop quality and increased yields for Scott Dixon. 4:00 AM VIDEO: AN investment in summer weed control is paying dividends with improved crop quality and increased yields for...
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Barnaby must be the world's first Agriculture Minister to make the US's Entertainment Tonight!
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Curious that Rob Moore thinks that scientist = money. He should have a look in the nearest CSIRO
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AUSVEG, between the supermarkets screaming in their ears and the public servants resisting
EVIDENCE of “shocking” accounts mismanagement by an unnamed peak horticultural body was aired at last week’s Senate inquiry into ag levies. EVIDENCE of “shocking” accounts mismanagement by an unnamed peak horticultural body was aired at last week’s Senate...

THE reputation of Australia’s cattle industry as a whole and the live export sector in particular came in for scrutiny by CPC CEO Troy Setter.07 May 15  1 THE reputation of Australia’s cattle industry as a whole and the live export sector in particular came in for...
MORE than 300 jobs could be created on the Darling Downs if local company FK Gardner and Sons' plan to build a new abattoir is approved. 
30 Apr 15  2 MORE than 300 jobs could be created on the Darling Downs if local company FK Gardner and Sons' plan to build a new...
A TRADE deal thrashed out between China and Brazil is expected to win Brazilian farmers up to $500m a year in extra beef exports. A TRADE deal thrashed out between China and Brazil is expected to win Brazilian farmers up to $500m a year in extra...

PROLONGED drought and last year's dramatic dip in cattle prices forced the Titmarsh family to destock their Maryborough property to below half its carrying capacity.22 May 15 PROLONGED drought and last year's dramatic dip in cattle prices forced the Titmarsh family to destock their...
LIVESTOCK agent Tim McHugh believes animal rights campaigners should consider the welfare implications of shutting down live-export markets.21 May 15 LIVESTOCK agent Tim McHugh believes animal rights campaigners should consider the welfare implications of shutting...
LAST week's correction of the wool price was short-lived, with the AWEX EMI closing on 1242 cents, a seven-cent lift. LAST week's correction of the wool price was short-lived, with the AWEX EMI closing on 1242 cents, a seven-cent lift.

PETER and Thumper Clark might have a raging drought happening at Leander, just west of Longreach, but they still grow prize-winning sheep.22 May 15 PETER and Thumper Clark might have a raging drought happening at Leander, just west of Longreach, but they still...
BLACKALL'S Ranald and Rachel Nobel were delighted to see their Dorper-cross ewes make $153/head on AuctionsPlus last week.30 Apr 15 BLACKALL'S Ranald and Rachel Nobel were delighted to see their Dorper-cross ewes make $153/head on AuctionsPlus last...
THE battle against root lesion nematodes is going to ground with new research suggesting suppressive soils can provide an effective defence.4:00 AM THE battle against root lesion nematodes is going to ground with new research suggesting suppressive soils can...
AUSTRALIAN Grain Growers Co-operative (AGG Co-op) chief executive officer Simon McNair has announced his resignation.22 May 15 AUSTRALIAN Grain Growers Co-operative (AGG Co-op) chief executive officer Simon McNair has announced his resignation.
MASSEY Ferguson has expanded its MF7600 Series tractor range with a new 190kW (255hp) model, the MF7626. MASSEY Ferguson has expanded its MF7600 Series tractor range with a new 190kW (255hp) model, the MF7626.

THE hort sector’s global competitiveness is under threat from “leakage” and growers getting a “free ride” on R&D, says HIAL CEO John Lloyd.22 May 15  2 THE hort sector’s global competitiveness is under threat from “leakage” and growers getting a “free ride” on R&D,...
THE priority placed on the provenance of fresh vegetables, and accurate country of origin labelling, has increased in importance for consumers.22 May 15  2 THE priority placed on the provenance of fresh vegetables, and accurate country of origin labelling, has increased...
THE Dryridge Estate Vineyard in the NSW Blue Mountains has been bought by Emma MacMahon for just over $1.8 million.18 May 15 THE Dryridge Estate Vineyard in the NSW Blue Mountains has been bought by Emma MacMahon for just over $1.8 million.
THE weight of private investor money pouring into petrol stations, supermarkets and warehouses is making its way into regional centres.18 May 15 THE weight of private investor money pouring into petrol stations, supermarkets and warehouses is making its way...
SITUATED 101 kilometres north-east of Goondiwindi, on the southern edge of the Darling Downs, is Inglewood Farms - the leading producer of organic free-range chicken in Australia - owned by Andrew Youngberry, the unintentional king of organic chicken.17 May 15  1 SITUATED 101 kilometres north-east of Goondiwindi, on the southern edge of the Darling Downs, is Inglewood Farms -...
YOU'D be hard-pressed finding a student who didn't relish the rare opportunity to skip school for the day - particularly when it's to roam the grounds of the beef industry's biggest event.14 May 15 YOU'D be hard-pressed finding a student who didn't relish the rare opportunity to skip school for the day -...

CENTRAL Queensland bull riders Sonny Schafferius and Ryan Storey will be two to watch in the annual Nebo Rodeo on Saturday.22 May 15 CENTRAL Queensland bull riders Sonny Schafferius and Ryan Storey will be two to watch in the annual Nebo Rodeo on...
FOUR cowboys will fly the flag for the north when the first Australian Professional Rodeo Association rodeo for the new season starts at Nebo on May 23.16 May 15 FOUR cowboys will fly the flag for the north when the first Australian Professional Rodeo Association rodeo for the...