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GM CROPS are critical to the national conversation about Australia’s future prosperity, says Monsanto Australia MD Daniel Kruithoff.
GM CROPS are critical to the national conversation about Australia’s future prosperity, says Monsanto Australia MD Daniel Kruithoff.
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PRIME Minister Tony Abbott was in Rockhampton this morning, to meet with CQ mayors and survey the damage from TC Marcia. PRIME Minister Tony Abbott was in Rockhampton this morning, to meet with CQ mayors and survey the damage from TC Marcia.
THE Brangus breed claimed the top price honours at the recent February All Breeds bull sale held at CQLX, Gracemere. THE Brangus breed claimed the top price honours at the recent February All Breeds bull sale held at CQLX, Gracemere.
MARCIA is one super storm that caught Bureau of Meteorology forecasters by surprise. MARCIA is one super storm that caught Bureau of Meteorology forecasters by surprise.
A NEW regime for reporting live export ESCAS breach investigation results has been adopted by the Department of Agriculture. A NEW regime for reporting live export ESCAS breach investigation results has been adopted by the Department of Agriculture.
KATTER'S Australian Party's continued fence sitting has almost certainly guaranteed that Labor leader Annastacia Palaszczuk will form government.
13 Feb 15  4 KATTER'S Australian Party's continued fence sitting has almost certainly guaranteed that Labor leader Annastacia Palaszczuk will form government.
CHINESE demand, both real and imagined, is doing to the global milk industry what it has already done to iron ore: increase production.
26 Feb 15 CHINESE demand, both real and imagined, is doing to the global milk industry what it has already done to iron ore: increase production. | Bega reports a profit bite  | MG defends performance record 
GOVERNMENTS are right to support freedom of expression, but it is another thing to allocate public money to an anti-industry campaign.
26 Feb 15  9 GOVERNMENTS are right to support freedom of expression, but it is another thing to allocate public money to an anti-industry campaign.
THE signing of the TPP - potentially a huge boost to Australia's integration with the Asia-Pacific region - could be two months away.
25 Feb 15  3 THE signing of the TPP - potentially a huge boost to Australia's integration with the Asia-Pacific region - could be two months away. | US within reach of TPP prize 
FORMER Australian fast bowler Glenn McGrath was on the receiving end of an unprecedented verbal barrage at the weekend.
23 Feb 15  13 FORMER Australian fast bowler Glenn McGrath was on the receiving end of an unprecedented verbal barrage at the weekend.
THE greyhound racing industry exposé would not have been possible without trespassing, says SIOBHAN O'SULLIVAN.
18 Feb 15  5 THE greyhound racing industry exposé would not have been possible without trespassing, says SIOBHAN O'SULLIVAN. | Country greyhound cruelty alleged  | Greens launch 'factory farm'... 
WAS that blood seeping out from under the door at Nufarm, or was Doug Rathbone just sharing a farewell red with Donald McGauchie?
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DON McGauchie has allowed at least three chief executives to stay in the job too long, says TONY BOYD.
05 Feb 15 DON McGauchie has allowed at least three chief executives to stay in the job too long, says TONY BOYD. | Rathbone quits Nufarm 
SETTING a regulated levy to ‘correctly’ recover the cost of broadband to the bush is a costly approach - and doomed to failure.
02 Feb 15 SETTING a regulated levy to ‘correctly’ recover the cost of broadband to the bush is a costly approach - and doomed to failure.
ARROGANCE, or at least the perception of arrogance, destroyed the Newman Government.
02 Feb 15  10 ARROGANCE, or at least the perception of arrogance, destroyed the Newman Government.
NOT a single grazing property in this country would have been viable for the first 100 years without the productivity of working dogs.
26 Jan 15  3 NOT a single grazing property in this country would have been viable for the first 100 years without the productivity of working dogs.
BY virtue of some more dramatic issues in other industries, dairy has not yet been in the spotlight, but our time is coming.
24 Jan 15  2 BY virtue of some more dramatic issues in other industries, dairy has not yet been in the spotlight, but our time is coming. | Voiceless breaks dairy's silence 
TEMPERATURE trends matter when two degrees can make the difference between a viable wheat crop and a waste of money.
07 Jan 15  44 TEMPERATURE trends matter when two degrees can make the difference between a viable wheat crop and a waste of money. | Good season forecast for 2015  | Intense heat driven into the... 
REMOVING exemptions is a bigger taboo than raising the rate, even though the argument for exemptions is intellectually lazy, says DAN TEHAN.
06 Jan 15 REMOVING exemptions is a bigger taboo than raising the rate, even though the argument for exemptions is intellectually lazy, says DAN TEHAN. | Farmers set for GST showdown  | Farmers' fury over fresh food GST 
OPINION: The budget and reform are important, but the Treasurer needs to adopt new ways to show the public how policy is working.
02 Jan 15  3 OPINION: The budget and reform are important, but the Treasurer needs to adopt new ways to show the public how policy is working.

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I think it is very wrong that Greg misfud thinks that some of us doggers fraud the system maybe
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Sounds like you may have some median, mode, mean shoppers over your way Bushie Bill. A few
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So the man who has never run a business in his life condescendingly says that new red tape will
27 Feb 15 THE federal government is throwing $53.36 million at Queensland to fix 17 bridges across the state.
CANEGROWERS CEO Brendan Stewart has resigned.
24 Feb 15 CANEGROWERS CEO Brendan Stewart has resigned.