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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.
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.
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DEEP in concentration and moving as one with her Connemara/Thoroughbred-cross horse, Feldale Mouse, Isabel English makes equestrian sport look easy. DEEP in concentration and moving as one with her Connemara/Thoroughbred-cross horse, Feldale Mouse, Isabel English makes equestrian sport look easy.
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.
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.
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.
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...
BRISBANE carbon champion Alan Lauder is hoping it will be a case of “second time lucky” now that he has once again paid to put a billboard with a message about carbon flows up in Premier Campbell Newman’s electorate.
18 Jul 14  1 BRISBANE carbon champion Alan Lauder is hoping it will be a case of “second time lucky” now that he has once again paid to put a billboard with a message about carbon flows up in Premier...
A SERIES of ‘nuclear bombs’ have been dropped on the Australian sugar industry, according to QSL CEO Greg Beashel.
17 Jul 14  4 A SERIES of ‘nuclear bombs’ have been dropped on the Australian sugar industry, according to QSL CEO Greg Beashel.
THE notion that production equals profit is a misconception, says independent farm-management contractor Bruce Gardiner.
14 Jul 14  6 THE notion that production equals profit is a misconception, says independent farm-management contractor Bruce Gardiner.
A LEADING rural accountant has called upon the banking sector to provide the data required to complete the overdue QRAA rural debt survey
04 Jul 14  1 A LEADING rural accountant has called upon the banking sector to provide the data required to complete the overdue QRAA rural debt survey
Queensland Nationals Senator Barry O’Sullivan has urged landholders disillusioned with peak farming bodies to drive their local parliamentary members “insane” to create more action on agricultural issues.
23 Jun 14  2 Queensland Nationals Senator Barry O’Sullivan has urged landholders disillusioned with peak farming bodies to drive their local parliamentary members “insane” to create more action on...
GOONDIWINDI medico Sue Masel has delivered a rousing speech at this morning's Rural Doctors Association of Queensland conference in Brisbane.
07 Jun 14 GOONDIWINDI medico Sue Masel has delivered a rousing speech at this morning's Rural Doctors Association of Queensland conference in Brisbane.
FRANK Deshon says his family’s farming and beef business is now in “unknown territory” as drought continues to bite.
05 Jun 14 FRANK Deshon says his family’s farming and beef business is now in “unknown territory” as drought continues to bite.
29 May 14 Aussie genetics figure in million dollar US Wagyu females.
AUSTRALIA'S oldest publicly listed automotive group, AP Eagers, has invested $35 million in the purchase of the iconic family-owned regional Queensland motor vehicle business, the Craig Black Group.
28 May 14 AUSTRALIA'S oldest publicly listed automotive group, AP Eagers, has invested $35 million in the purchase of the iconic family-owned regional Queensland motor vehicle business, the Craig...

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Taxpayer, so why wouldn't that logic equally apply to unreasonably charging everyone via a
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"Taxpayer", don't talk to farmers about hand outs. Look in your own back yard first. The
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Geronimo, diversity is a business survival technique, the problem that faces victims of
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...