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AgForce urged onto wild dog fence

WESTERN Queensland graziers have questioned their industry lobby group’s commitment to fencing as a wild dog containment strategy.
WESTERN Queensland graziers have questioned their industry lobby group’s commitment to fencing as a wild dog containment strategy.
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QUEENSLAND'S vegetation management system will be further relaxed in August with the introduction of six new self-assessable codes by the Queensland Government. QUEENSLAND'S vegetation management system will be further relaxed in August with the introduction of six new self-assessable codes by the Queensland Government.
ONE couple's ambitions to get a foothold in the northern beef industry has been helped by investor Brett Blundy. ONE couple's ambitions to get a foothold in the northern beef industry has been helped by investor Brett Blundy.
IT'S “business as usual” for the farm machinery market with sales across most product sectors showing only a slight decline after three strong years. IT'S “business as usual” for the farm machinery market with sales across most product sectors showing only a slight decline after three strong years.
LNP SENATOR for Queensland Matt Canavan has thrown his support behind a proposal to make live cattle exports from Port Alma a reality within the next three months. LNP SENATOR for Queensland Matt Canavan has thrown his support behind a proposal to make live cattle exports from Port Alma a reality within the next three months.
GRAZIERS up against one of nature’s smartest hunters may now be able to enlist a new age in Unmanned Aerial Vehicle technology to help them combat the threat of wild dogs.
4:00 AM  2 GRAZIERS up against one of nature’s smartest hunters may now be able to enlist a new age in Unmanned Aerial Vehicle technology to help them combat the threat of wild dogs.
QUEENSLAND'S vegetation management system will be further relaxed in August with the introduction of six new self-assessable codes by the Queensland Government.
4:00 AM QUEENSLAND'S vegetation management system will be further relaxed in August with the introduction of six new self-assessable codes by the Queensland Government.
QUEENSLANDERS are being encouraged to keep an eye out for firebugs in their neck of the woods.
4:00 AM QUEENSLANDERS are being encouraged to keep an eye out for firebugs in their neck of the woods.
LNP SENATOR for Queensland Matt Canavan has thrown his support behind a proposal to make live cattle exports from Port Alma a reality within the next three months.
24 Jul 14  1 LNP SENATOR for Queensland Matt Canavan has thrown his support behind a proposal to make live cattle exports from Port Alma a reality within the next three months. | Port Alma gains momentum 
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24 Jul 14 A MAN has died following a single vehicle roll-over on Wednesday between Homehill and Bowen, just south of Arrow Creek.
24 Jul 14 A WOMAN has died following a two vehicle crash on Wednesday at Yamala, east of Emerald.
QUEENSLAND’S new chief veterinary officer and general manager of animal biosecurity and welfare has hit the ground running.
24 Jul 14 QUEENSLAND’S new chief veterinary officer and general manager of animal biosecurity and welfare has hit the ground running.
QUEENSLAND Agriculture Minister John McVeigh’s letter to Federal Treasurer Hockey, formally requesting action under the Federal Competition and Consumer Act, is yet to reach Canberra.
24 Jul 14 QUEENSLAND Agriculture Minister John McVeigh’s letter to Federal Treasurer Hockey, formally requesting action under the Federal Competition and Consumer Act, is yet to reach Canberra.
THE pathway towards a solution for the sugar industry is still unclear, as stakeholders put forward their own marketing models.
24 Jul 14  7 THE pathway towards a solution for the sugar industry is still unclear, as stakeholders put forward their own marketing models.
RODEO will make a spectacular return to the Ekka with Queensland taking on NSW in five separate events on August 17.
23 Jul 14 RODEO will make a spectacular return to the Ekka with Queensland taking on NSW in five separate events on August 17.
TWO iconic names from Queensland’s rural fabric have been inducted into the 2014 Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame.
23 Jul 14 TWO iconic names from Queensland’s rural fabric have been inducted into the 2014 Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame.
IT goes like this. Get between a female and her calf: she'll kill you. Get between a bull and his cows when it's mating season: he'll kill you.
22 Jul 14 IT goes like this. Get between a female and her calf: she'll kill you. Get between a bull and his cows when it's mating season: he'll kill you.
THE volume of mungbean produced in Australia has increased threefold in five years, but there's room for even more expansion.
22 Jul 14 THE volume of mungbean produced in Australia has increased threefold in five years, but there's room for even more expansion.
THE Queensland government's Agriculture, Resources and Environment Committee is about to find out what the rural sector thinks of its draft Mineral and Energy Resources Bill through submissions from the likes of AgForce, the Basin Sustainability Alliance (BSA), Cotton Australia and Shine Lawyers.
All groups have identified areas of concern and lodged their submissions by last Wednes
21 Jul 14  1 THE Queensland government's Agriculture, Resources and Environment Committee is about to find out what the rural sector thinks of its draft Mineral and Energy Resources Bill through...
COMMUNITY groups are set to lose the right to object to an overwhelming majority of mining projects if a new bill is approved in state parliament, according to Environmental Defenders Office principal solicitor Jo-Anne Bragg.
21 Jul 14  2 COMMUNITY groups are set to lose the right to object to an overwhelming majority of mining projects if a new bill is approved in state parliament, according to Environmental Defenders...
THE iconic Malanda Milk branding will return to fresh white milk later this month in another shot in the arm for the beleaguered far north Queensland dairy industry.
21 Jul 14 THE iconic Malanda Milk branding will return to fresh white milk later this month in another shot in the arm for the beleaguered far north Queensland dairy industry.
ROCKLAND Springs was again the venue for the third QWCDTA Futurity.
20 Jul 14 ROCKLAND Springs was again the venue for the third QWCDTA Futurity.
A NEW living war memorial in far north Queensland has propelled the small tourist village of Yungaburra into national prominence.
20 Jul 14 A NEW living war memorial in far north Queensland has propelled the small tourist village of Yungaburra into national prominence.
KEN Hall is on a mission. The 74-year-old Hervey Bay pensioner and one-time drover wants a nationwide radio service that provides access to the news and information taken for granted by other Australians.
19 Jul 14  1 KEN Hall is on a mission. The 74-year-old Hervey Bay pensioner and one-time drover wants a nationwide radio service that provides access to the news and information taken for granted by...
AFTER a 10-year hiatus, country music singer and songwriter Tanya Self is back and ready to take her new album across Queensland.
19 Jul 14 AFTER a 10-year hiatus, country music singer and songwriter Tanya Self is back and ready to take her new album across Queensland.
QUEENSLAND Nationals Senator Barry O'Sullivan has invited Australian Bankers Association (ABA) chief executive officer Steven Munchenberg to
18 Jul 14  4 QUEENSLAND Nationals Senator Barry O'Sullivan has invited Australian Bankers Association (ABA) chief executive officer Steven Munchenberg to "roll out his swag for a couple of days" and...
A LAST minute intervention by Premier Campbell Newman has given the small community of Yaraka the news it was hoping to hear – that its disused school building won’t be put up for auction this weekend.
18 Jul 14 A LAST minute intervention by Premier Campbell Newman has given the small community of Yaraka the news it was hoping to hear – that its disused school building won’t be put up for...
UNCERTAINTY about the value of a western Queensland wild dog check fence proposal was more pronounced at the Barcaldine leg of the consultation phase, if voting indications are anything to go by.
18 Jul 14 UNCERTAINTY about the value of a western Queensland wild dog check fence proposal was more pronounced at the Barcaldine leg of the consultation phase, if voting indications are anything...
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Ex-awb traders long gone have interesting stories to tell as well jock, possibly not what you
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It is simply ludicrous to suggest that a farmer in April could be expected to sell a whole crop
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Just going back to Mr Warriner's comments on low cost harvesting or increased productivity.
QUEENSLAND Agriculture Minister John McVeigh’s letter to Federal Treasurer Hockey, formally requesting action under the Federal Competition and Consumer Act, is yet to reach Canberra.24 Jul 14 QUEENSLAND Agriculture Minister John McVeigh’s letter to Federal Treasurer Hockey, formally requesting action under...
THE pathway towards a solution for the sugar industry is still unclear, as stakeholders put forward their own marketing models.24 Jul 14  7 THE pathway towards a solution for the sugar industry is still unclear, as stakeholders put forward their own...