Energy council axed

THE Palaszczuk government has axed a program designed to look at rising farm electricity costs, before the group could even meet.
THE Palaszczuk government has axed a program designed to look at rising farm electricity costs, before the group could even meet.
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COVERAGE of foreclosure tensions at farming properties in WA’s wheatbelt on 60 Minutes has come under fire on social media.
COVERAGE of foreclosure tensions at farming properties in WA’s wheatbelt on 60 Minutes has come under fire on social media.
A PLANNED anti-live export demonstration in the US will feature a stuffed animal display of chickens, pigs, cows and a mammoth. A PLANNED anti-live export demonstration in the US will feature a stuffed animal display of chickens, pigs, cows and a mammoth.
OPINION: THE style in which Richie Benaud executed his basic cricketing craft is integral to how he became such an icon. OPINION: THE style in which Richie Benaud executed his basic cricketing craft is integral to how he became such an icon.
LAST night's announcement of sale plans for S.Kidman and Co's vast beef business follows nasty fracturing among family shareholders. LAST night's announcement of sale plans for S.Kidman and Co's vast beef business follows nasty fracturing among family shareholders.
AGFORCE has urged the federal government to rethink its drought assistance policy as producers continue to suffer the worst drought in a generation.
14 Apr 15  8 AGFORCE has urged the federal government to rethink its drought assistance policy as producers continue to suffer the worst drought in a generation.
APRIL marks the official start of the tourist season in the outback and retail outlets are staring down the road for the first signs of the caravan influx with more than the usual degree of desire.
13 Apr 15  3 APRIL marks the official start of the tourist season in the outback and retail outlets are staring down the road for the first signs of the caravan influx with more than the usual degree...
ONE of the Sunshine Coast's premier farming enterprises, Gowinta Farms, has been sold for a discount of more than 70pc to fruit sellers Don Alroe & Sons.
13 Apr 15 ONE of the Sunshine Coast's premier farming enterprises, Gowinta Farms, has been sold for a discount of more than 70pc to fruit sellers Don Alroe & Sons.
QUEENSLAND'S $600 million banana industry has called on the state Labor government to step up biosecurity measures immediately after the deadly Panama disease was detected at a second farm in the state's north.
13 Apr 15 QUEENSLAND'S $600 million banana industry has called on the state Labor government to step up biosecurity measures immediately after the deadly Panama disease was detected at a second...
THE Queensland banana industry has been devastated by the news of a second outbreak of Panama disease at Mareeba today.
09 Apr 15 THE Queensland banana industry has been devastated by the news of a second outbreak of Panama disease at Mareeba today.
08 Apr 15 ONE man was killed and another injured in a highway collision between two trucks north-west of Gympie on Tuesday night.
TWELVE southeast Queensland dams are overflowing and might pose a threat to people living downstream.
08 Apr 15 TWELVE southeast Queensland dams are overflowing and might pose a threat to people living downstream.
The Queensland government has shot down reports it's being urged to call a snap election.
06 Apr 15 The Queensland government has shot down reports it's being urged to call a snap election.
QUEENSLAND Country Life catches up with the growers who help produce the state's top 10 commodity crops.
25 Mar 15 QUEENSLAND Country Life catches up with the growers who help produce the state's top 10 commodity crops.
MEETINGS are set to be held in the north to gauge interest in a collective bargaining approach to maintaining viable grazing operations.
25 Mar 15  1 MEETINGS are set to be held in the north to gauge interest in a collective bargaining approach to maintaining viable grazing operations.
IT’S only 120km long but it represents a yawning chasm between stagnation and vibrant economic development.
17 Mar 15 IT’S only 120km long but it represents a yawning chasm between stagnation and vibrant economic development.
Police have launched a new app to help in the reporting of crime in the bush.
16 Mar 15 Police have launched a new app to help in the reporting of crime in the bush.
CENTRAL Queensland beef producer Sam Becker is the new AgForce Cattle youth director.
16 Mar 15 CENTRAL Queensland beef producer Sam Becker is the new AgForce Cattle youth director.
05 Mar 15 Winton looks to geothermal energy for its power needs.
PLANT and equipment-hire search platform, PlantMiner, has recorded a 113 per cent month-on-month revenue increase for 2015.
05 Mar 15 PLANT and equipment-hire search platform, PlantMiner, has recorded a 113 per cent month-on-month revenue increase for 2015.
MINISTER for Agriculture and Fisheries and Minister for Sport and Racing, Bill Byrne, today left on a tour of western Queensland to visit local producers and graziers.
“I’m looking forward to getting into the field with local growers and producers to hear directly from them,” Mr Byrne said.
03 Mar 15 MINISTER for Agriculture and Fisheries and Minister for Sport and Racing, Bill Byrne, today left on a tour of western Queensland to visit local producers and graziers. “I’m looking...
MELROSE Wholesale Meats boss Kerry Melrose is in the fight of his life as supermarket giants continue to push discounted meat products onto the market.
03 Mar 15  1 MELROSE Wholesale Meats boss Kerry Melrose is in the fight of his life as supermarket giants continue to push discounted meat products onto the market.
27 Feb 15  2 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.
IT is one of the remarkable success stories of corporate Australia - turning the basket-case that was Elders, which was part of the unwieldy Futuris Corporation conglomerate, into a highly focused and once-again-profitable rural services business.
23 Feb 15 IT is one of the remarkable success stories of corporate Australia - turning the basket-case that was Elders, which was part of the unwieldy Futuris Corporation conglomerate, into a...

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The RSPCA have shown a clear hand here that they support the animals australia rhetoric that
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The RSPCA is now chock full of lefties and greenies, and it shows.
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If the live export trade works within Government guidelines and it is legal to export live sheep
THE Palaszczuk government has axed a program designed to look at rising farm electricity costs, before the group could even meet.11:20 AM THE Palaszczuk government has axed a program designed to look at rising farm electricity costs, before the group...
AGFORCE has urged the federal government to rethink its drought assistance policy as producers continue to suffer the worst drought in a generation.
14 Apr 15  8 AGFORCE has urged the federal government to rethink its drought assistance policy as producers continue to suffer...