Quad bike death rate not dropping

A REPORT has shown there were 15 recorded quad bike-related deaths in 2014, maintaining the 10-year average of 14 deaths per year.
A REPORT has shown there were 15 recorded quad bike-related deaths in 2014, maintaining the 10-year average of 14 deaths per year.
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ANIMAL rights activists have targeted the successful Australia Day lamb promotion through video footage allegedly taken at Victorian abattoirs. ANIMAL rights activists have targeted the successful Australia Day lamb promotion through video footage allegedly taken at Victorian abattoirs.
AUSTRALIAN dairy is the latest commodity to come under scrutiny in a report set to be released by animal rights group Voiceless next week. AUSTRALIAN dairy is the latest commodity to come under scrutiny in a report set to be released by animal rights group Voiceless next week.
BARNABY Joyce has returned fire at plans to establish an alternative political voice for farmers - the new Country Party of Australia. BARNABY Joyce has returned fire at plans to establish an alternative political voice for farmers - the new Country Party of Australia.
RURAL doctors across Qld are breathing a sigh of relief after hearing planned cuts to the Medicare rebate have been scrapped. RURAL doctors across Qld are breathing a sigh of relief after hearing planned cuts to the Medicare rebate have been scrapped.
FOR a limited time, Miller is offering low finance rates, starting from 2.99 per cent, on its Nitro N2XP sprayer.
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JAPANESE companies are studying whether satellite signals can be effectively used for precision farming.
22 Jan 15 JAPANESE companies are studying whether satellite signals can be effectively used for precision farming.
NEW Holland has extended its T5 medium-sized tractor range’s appeal to livestock, mixed farmers and contractors.
19 Jan 15 NEW Holland has extended its T5 medium-sized tractor range’s appeal to livestock, mixed farmers and contractors.
LAWN and garden specialists, Rover, have developed a range of special attachments that reduce the hassle of multiple machines.
17 Jan 15 LAWN and garden specialists, Rover, have developed a range of special attachments that reduce the hassle of multiple machines.
VICTORIAN dairy farmer Patrick McMonogle traded in his first Case IH Puma 155 tractor that he bought in 2008, on the latest Puma 155.
15 Jan 15 VICTORIAN dairy farmer Patrick McMonogle traded in his first Case IH Puma 155 tractor that he bought in 2008, on the latest Puma 155. | Where's your tractor bean? 
CHINA'S manufacturing sector churns out products for all purposes, but Case IH's Chinese machinery venture is focused on farmers.
11 Jan 15 CHINA'S manufacturing sector churns out products for all purposes, but Case IH's Chinese machinery venture is focused on farmers.
QUEENSLAND-based Milne Industries has released a self-contained soil testing unit fitted within a purpose-built box trailer.
11 Jan 15 QUEENSLAND-based Milne Industries has released a self-contained soil testing unit fitted within a purpose-built box trailer. | Pessl inspires industry at EIMA  | Kuhn puts on a good spread 
THEY are built to grow grain crops, but today's tractors and other cropping machinery are also increasingly being built from grain crops.
09 Jan 15 THEY are built to grow grain crops, but today's tractors and other cropping machinery are also increasingly being built from grain crops.
SILVAN Australia has released its new G2E trailed 4000-litre capacity sprayer developed to suit the spraying needs of vineyards, horticulture and orchard operations.
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SILVAN Australia through its Selecta merchandise division has added a new Wi-Fi compatible Day and Night Security Camera to its range.
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JOHN Deere has launched a new self-propelled sprayer designed for large-scale growers and contractors.
01 Jan 15 JOHN Deere has launched a new self-propelled sprayer designed for large-scale growers and contractors.
COMPETITION for food has led to a boom in exclusion fencing to protect Australia's smaller endangered species from predators.
01 Jan 15 COMPETITION for food has led to a boom in exclusion fencing to protect Australia's smaller endangered species from predators. | Steel post the fencer's friend 
A JOINT venture will see global irrigation accessories specialist Arag strengthen its presence in Australia.
30 Dec 14 A JOINT venture will see global irrigation accessories specialist Arag strengthen its presence in Australia.
A BRISBANE inventor has developed an environmentally friendly, modular system of turning organic waste into free energy.
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VICTORIAN farmers Steve Ludeman and his brothers have applied all their fertiliser with a Kuhn AXIS 50.1 H-EMC-W precision spreader.
26 Dec 14 VICTORIAN farmers Steve Ludeman and his brothers have applied all their fertiliser with a Kuhn AXIS 50.1 H-EMC-W precision spreader. | Massey mission's Pole position 
OFF-ROAD product manufacturers BRP and Polaris have formed the Australasian Off-Road Vehicle Association (AORVA).
25 Dec 14 OFF-ROAD product manufacturers BRP and Polaris have formed the Australasian Off-Road Vehicle Association (AORVA).
TWO new products by Austrian weather station and decision support company Pessl Instruments went on display at EIMA 2014 in Italy.
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THE Antarctica2 crew driving a Massey Ferguson tractor to the South Pole are on their way home after reaching their destination.
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DALBY Rural Supplies on Queensland's Darling Downs is reporting quick interest in new technology that desalinates bore water.
13 Dec 14 DALBY Rural Supplies on Queensland's Darling Downs is reporting quick interest in new technology that desalinates bore water.
TOBIN No-till Seeding Technology has designed and manufactured a revolutionary new parallelogram disc planter.
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KENNARDS Hire has wrapped up its annual charity initiative, Kennards For Kids, by raising over $356,000 for children’s charities.
08 Dec 14 KENNARDS Hire has wrapped up its annual charity initiative, Kennards For Kids, by raising over $356,000 for children’s charities.
RURAL fencing material specialist, Whites Wires, has introduced the Stockpost XL intermediate steel post to its range.
06 Dec 14 RURAL fencing material specialist, Whites Wires, has introduced the Stockpost XL intermediate steel post to its range.
JCB's GT digger has been crowned the fastest backhoe loader on earth after reaching a world record speed of 116.82 kilometres an hour on a track at Bathurst.
04 Dec 14 JCB's GT digger has been crowned the fastest backhoe loader on earth after reaching a world record speed of 116.82 kilometres an hour on a track at Bathurst.

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Typically superficial and simplistic. The WA wheatbelt covers a vast area from north to south to
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Make all the really tough calls early on when you have a big margin. Next time around when those
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Makka - That would be inner urban artists.
DEBT Free Australia - a forum focused on measurable actions towards a sustainable and debt-free future - is being held in Toowoomba on Friday, January 23.16 Jan 15  11 DEBT Free Australia - a forum focused on measurable actions towards a sustainable and debt-free future - is being...
AS the Queensland Chamber of Agricultural Societies (QCAS) gears up for another show-stopping season next year there is a renewed focus on youth involvement and adaptability, according to the organisation's Next Generation president Rowan O'Hara.22 Dec 14 AS the Queensland Chamber of Agricultural Societies (QCAS) gears up for another show-stopping season next year there...