Queensland's top-notch growers

QUEENSLAND Country Life catches up with the growers who help produce the state's top 10 commodity crops.
QUEENSLAND Country Life catches up with the growers who help produce the state's top 10 commodity crops.
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IN January 2014, trade weight lambs averaged 402c/kg cwt - fast forward one year and NSW trade lambs were 138c/kg cwt dearer. IN January 2014, trade weight lambs averaged 402c/kg cwt - fast forward one year and NSW trade lambs were 138c/kg cwt dearer.
THE new Qld Labor government has honoured an agreement with Gina Rinehart to buy land in the Mary Valley for dairy production. THE new Qld Labor government has honoured an agreement with Gina Rinehart to buy land in the Mary Valley for dairy production.
VIDEO: AUSTRALIAN woolgrowers now have access to a hand-held, real-time tool to measure their wool micron diameter on-farm. VIDEO: AUSTRALIAN woolgrowers now have access to a hand-held, real-time tool to measure their wool micron diameter on-farm.
PREPARE for price volatility ahead in beef cattle markets, with the spikes pointing mostly upwards, says market analyst Tim McRae. PREPARE for price volatility ahead in beef cattle markets, with the spikes pointing mostly upwards, says market analyst Tim McRae.
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 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.  | US sugar deal sprinkled with... 
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...
IT IS controversial but it is a natural pairing as far as My Kitchen Rules judge Pete Evans and the Arcadian Organic Natural Meat Co are concerned.
17 Feb 15 IT IS controversial but it is a natural pairing as far as My Kitchen Rules judge Pete Evans and the Arcadian Organic Natural Meat Co are concerned.
WESTPAC'S new regional general manager of agribusiness for Queensland, Peta Ward, is returning to her roots after 11 years to work with the people and communities she started life with.
09 Feb 15  4 WESTPAC'S new regional general manager of agribusiness for Queensland, Peta Ward, is returning to her roots after 11 years to work with the people and communities she started life with.

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We spend thousands of our own money and hundred of hours looking after parkland left to infest
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Penina, u are calling the above institutions fringe? I was supplying a peer reviewed article
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So at the end of it what do we have to do if we want to upgrade anything, finance it (sounds
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 MEETINGS are set to be held in the north to gauge interest in a collective bargaining approach to maintaining viable...