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ONE of Australia's biggest cattle events, Beef Australia 2015, has received a $2.5 million boost from the federal government.

Beef Australia's $2.5m boost  

ONE of Australia's biggest cattle events, Beef Australia 2015, has received a $2.5 million boost from the federal government.
FARM businesses are being reminded the deadline for applications for Farm Finance concessional loans for this financial year is looming. 4:00 AM 1 FARM businesses are being reminded the deadline for applications for Farm Finance concessional loans for this...
3:00 AM THE president of the Santa Gertrudis Society has denied bullying his former general manager, Bill Dunlop, out of the position.
JAPANESE businesses will only have to outlay $15 million on land to trigger FIRB scrutiny, and $53 million on agribusiness investments.
4:00 AM JAPANESE businesses will only have to outlay $15 million on land to trigger FIRB scrutiny, and $53 million on...
THE live export industry has slammed claims by Andrew Wilkie that it has withdrawn an invitation for him to travel on a live ex ship. 15 Apr 14 6 THE live export industry has slammed claims by Andrew Wilkie that it has withdrawn an invitation for him to travel...
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It should be the ABC bracing for hefty cuts to taxpayer funding. As Sodbuster says, sell it and
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I would certainly cut all taxpayer funding to CSIRO which has any attachment to climate change,
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How many of the people on this site bleating about allowing in Chinese labourers are already

BANKING in the bush is rapidly turning into something of a technology arms race as financial institutions crank up internet-based services to help speed up clients' business decisions, accounting, buying and marketing strategies.04 Apr 14  8 BANKING in the bush is rapidly turning into something of a technology arms race as financial institutions crank up...
FIRST Nidera, now Noble. China seems to have started an agribusiness push in the middle of the alphabet.04 Apr 14  3 FIRST Nidera, now Noble. China seems to have started an agribusiness push in the middle of the alphabet.
ONE of Australia's biggest cattle events, Beef Australia 2015, has received a $2.5 million boost from the federal government. ONE of Australia's biggest cattle events, Beef Australia 2015, has received a $2.5 million boost from the federal...

Ray White Livestock held the annual Tenterfield Beef Bonanza on Friday, April 4.
Tenterfield's Beef Bonanza Ray White Livestock held the annual Tenterfield Beef Bonanza on Friday, April 4.

THE grand champion Brahman female at this year's Sydney Royal Show has been sold for $80,000.
$80,000 for Sydney Royal winner THE grand champion Brahman female at this year's Sydney Royal...
A young Queenslander has been selected as the Open Beef Cattle Parader at the Sydney Royal Easter show today.
Richmond ringer wins at Sydney A young Queenslander has been selected as the Open Beef Cattle...

VIDEO: THE Woolmark Company and “wild bush girl” Isabel Lucas have teamed up for a short film honouring Country Road's true-blue heritage.
Woolmark snags star power VIDEO: THE Woolmark Company and “wild bush girl” Isabel Lucas have teamed up for a short film

SHEEP and goat breeders are being warned not to be complacent about the possibility of worms affecting their stock.07 Apr 14 SHEEP and goat breeders are being warned not to be complacent about the possibility of worms affecting their stock.
JOANNA Newton is working on a research project that could change the entire sheep industry.
08 Apr 14 JOANNA Newton is working on a research project that could change the entire sheep industry.
THERE has been a double dose of good news for emerging phosphate producer Fertoz in the past two weeks.8:30 AM THERE has been a double dose of good news for emerging phosphate producer Fertoz in the past two weeks.
MANY major grain producing regions in Australia are enjoying their best autumn break since the 1990s.4:00 AM MANY major grain producing regions in Australia are enjoying their best autumn break since the 1990s.
SPRAY equipment manufacturer Croplands has unveiled its new self-propelled sprayer, the RoGator RG700. SPRAY equipment manufacturer Croplands has unveiled its new self-propelled sprayer, the RoGator RG700.

FARMERS across the country are hunting for a non-chemical method of reducing the weed seed bank.15 Mar 14 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.
RIVERLAND citrus growers have plenty of reasons to smile, with exports to China likely to double this year.14 Apr 14 RIVERLAND citrus growers have plenty of reasons to smile, with exports to China likely to double this year.
THE first ever shipment of Australian table grapes to South Korea has been sent from Robinvale, marking a significant new milestone for Victoria’s table grape industry.15 Apr 14 THE first ever shipment of Australian table grapes to South Korea has been sent from Robinvale, marking a...
A SECOND Indonesian company in just over six months has bought a Top End cattle station signalling a strengthening of the live cattle export market.15 Apr 14  1 A SECOND Indonesian company in just over six months has bought a Top End cattle station signalling a strengthening...
AUSTRALIA'S biggest wheat producers Ron Greentree and Ken Harris have offered for sale the prized Boolcarrol and Milton Downs properties outside Moree, northern NSW, with expectations it will sell for $150 to $200 million.11 Apr 14  1 AUSTRALIA'S biggest wheat producers Ron Greentree and Ken Harris have offered for sale the prized Boolcarrol and...
DALBY and District Show Society president Frank Chiverton described the 144th annual show as a ripper.13 Apr 14 DALBY and District Show Society president Frank Chiverton described the 144th annual show as a ripper.
TAMBO Teddies are loved all around Australia and it’s the aim of the business’s new owners to share that love with the world.13 Apr 14 TAMBO Teddies are loved all around Australia and it’s the aim of the business’s new owners to share that love with...
Wandoan cowboy Cameron Webster is on a confidence booster in Emerald and Roma this weekend.15 Apr 14 Wandoan cowboy Cameron Webster is on a confidence booster in Emerald and Roma this weekend.
15 Apr 14 Entrants and spectators to flock to Birdsville campdraft.