Changing landscape for rural women

THE recognition of women in rural, remote and regional Queensland today is a far cry from where it was over two decades ago.
THE recognition of women in rural, remote and regional Queensland today is a far cry from where it was over two decades ago.
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UPDATED: WA organic farmer Steve Marsh has lost his court appeal for compensation after GM canola was found on his Kojonup property in 2010. UPDATED: WA organic farmer Steve Marsh has lost his court appeal for compensation after GM canola was found on his Kojonup property in 2010.
NFF CEO Simon Talbot says Chinese farm industry and political officials are confused about the union-led campaign against the FTA.
NFF CEO Simon Talbot says Chinese farm industry and political officials are confused about the union-led campaign against the FTA.
AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation has warned of the risks of a AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation has warned of the risks of a "fiscal cliff" if the current 2 per cent wool levy is not supported.
DEBATE over government intervention at saleyards has underpinned evidence presented at the red meat inquiry today. DEBATE over government intervention at saleyards has underpinned evidence presented at the red meat inquiry today.
NATURALLY occurring fungi are being exploited to kill the major problem weed parkensonia.
8:57 AM NATURALLY occurring fungi are being exploited to kill the major problem weed parkensonia. | Farmers' reef work recognised  | Better water quality lifts profits  | GALLERY: Reef, Range and Red Dust dinner
Six community groups have been named among the nine finalists in MLA's Beef Brigade competition, putting them in the running for a $10,000 prize.
4:00 AM Six community groups have been named among the nine finalists in MLA's Beef Brigade competition, putting them in the running for a $10,000 prize.
THE water needs of the IFED project are behind the delay in the release of additional water entitlements from the Gilbert River.
4:00 AM THE water needs of the IFED project are behind the delay in the release of additional water entitlements from the Gilbert River.
Action now was the message from the Charters Towers rural crisis summit on Monday.
4:00 AM Action now was the message from the Charters Towers rural crisis summit on Monday.
4:00 AM RARE good news for drought-stricken Queensland graziers arrived recently with the announcement that the defence-owned land at Dotswood between Charters Towers and Townsville could be...
Cattle - Beef
QRRRWN begins its three-day state conference in Biloela this afternoon.
03 Sep 15 QRRRWN begins its three-day state conference in Biloela this afternoon.
THE season looks promising for Yelarbon's Jamie and Anna Tait but they know it's still too early for big predictions.
03 Sep 15 THE season looks promising for Yelarbon's Jamie and Anna Tait but they know it's still too early for big predictions.
BIOSECURITY Queensland confirmed it has implemented a policy for producers presenting stock at approved clearing stations.
03 Sep 15 BIOSECURITY Queensland confirmed it has implemented a policy for producers presenting stock at approved clearing stations.  | Byrne aware of tick issues  | A Bim view of ticks 
SOUTH Burnett landholders have been left fuming after being told they can no longer dip their cattle on-property.
03 Sep 15 SOUTH Burnett landholders have been left fuming after being told they can no longer dip their cattle on-property.
OVER 170 school boys from around Queensland converged on Brisbane last weekend to take part in the 11-12 Rugby State Championships.
03 Sep 15  1 OVER 170 school boys from around Queensland converged on Brisbane last weekend to take part in the 11-12 Rugby State Championships.
CATTLE producers Manny and Noel Sorley celebrated their Win a Pen of Santa Steers prize at the Dalby Saleyards on Wednesday.
02 Sep 15 CATTLE producers Manny and Noel Sorley celebrated their Win a Pen of Santa Steers prize at the Dalby Saleyards on Wednesday.
THE efforts of farmers in working to protect the Great Barrier Reef were recognised on the Sunshine Coast last night.
02 Sep 15 THE efforts of farmers in working to protect the Great Barrier Reef were recognised on the Sunshine Coast last night.  | GALLERY: Reef, Range and Red Dust dinner
RIVER Ridge Dairies have directly improved the productivity of their farm by improving the quality of water flowing off their farm.
02 Sep 15 RIVER Ridge Dairies have directly improved the productivity of their farm by improving the quality of water flowing off their farm. | GALLERY: Reef, Range and Red Dust dinner
WESTERN Queensland opened its bull selling account at Blackall with the Bredhauer family's Hereford and Charbray sale.
02 Sep 15 WESTERN Queensland opened its bull selling account at Blackall with the Bredhauer family's Hereford and Charbray sale.
ROMA agents have yarded just 5000 head for today’s Roma store sale where the short supply provided plenty of spirited buying competition.
01 Sep 15 ROMA agents have yarded just 5000 head for today’s Roma store sale where the short supply provided plenty of spirited buying competition.
Cattle - Beef
SHADOW Agriculture Minister Joel Fitzgibbon is in Roma today to launch the campaign for the ALP’s Maranoa candidate.
01 Sep 15 SHADOW Agriculture Minister Joel Fitzgibbon is in Roma today to launch the campaign for the ALP’s Maranoa candidate.
01 Sep 15 A MAN has died following a single vehicle traffic crash on the Gore Highway near Pittsworth this morning.
THE Clay Gully Simmental bull sale saw buyers willing to pay top dollar while still being able to gain herd bulls for reasonable prices.
01 Sep 15 THE Clay Gully Simmental bull sale saw buyers willing to pay top dollar while still being able to gain herd bulls for reasonable prices.
THE hopes and dreams of students at the Longreach School of Distance Education will be riding on one special racehorse at the Longreach Cup race meeting in on September 26.
01 Sep 15 THE hopes and dreams of students at the Longreach School of Distance Education will be riding on one special racehorse at the Longreach Cup race meeting in on September 26.
IN excess of 200 primary producers and industry stakeholders attended the Charters Towers Rural Crisis Summit.
31 Aug 15  1 IN excess of 200 primary producers and industry stakeholders attended the Charters Towers Rural Crisis Summit.
THE MENA region has been identified as having the potential to be a significantly expanded market for agricultural products.
31 Aug 15 THE MENA region has been identified as having the potential to be a significantly expanded market for agricultural products.
31 Aug 15 A WOMAN has died following a single vehicle traffic crash on Toowoomba-Cecil Plains Road at Norwin on Saturday night.
CLONCURRY Shire Council will upgrade its saleyards in November.
31 Aug 15 CLONCURRY Shire Council will upgrade its saleyards in November.
Cattle - Beef
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Jock the biggest problem is member apathy and a lot of members giving undirected votes to the
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Barcoo, no wonder it was so big; its a wonder it didn't explode with all that poo inside
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Well said Angry, however levies prop up government departments and fund the government
THE efforts of farmers in working to protect the Great Barrier Reef were recognised on the Sunshine Coast last night.
02 Sep 15 THE efforts of farmers in working to protect the Great Barrier Reef were recognised on the Sunshine Coast last night.
RIVER Ridge Dairies have directly improved the productivity of their farm by improving the quality of water flowing off their farm.02 Sep 15 RIVER Ridge Dairies have directly improved the productivity of their farm by improving the quality of water flowing...