Meetings take fresh approach to debt

MEETINGS are set to be held in the north to gauge interest in a collective bargaining approach to maintaining viable grazing operations.
MEETINGS are set to be held in the north to gauge interest in a collective bargaining approach to maintaining viable grazing operations.
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LAST week's correction of the wool price was short-lived, with the AWEX EMI closing on 1242 cents, a seven-cent lift. LAST week's correction of the wool price was short-lived, with the AWEX EMI closing on 1242 cents, a seven-cent lift.
IN spite of a report issued by the USDA that was widely interpreted as bearish for wheat prices, international values have spiked in the past week. IN spite of a report issued by the USDA that was widely interpreted as bearish for wheat prices, international values have spiked in the past week.
FARMERS have been urged to keep children off quad bikes and never let quad riders carry a passenger to reduce the risk of deaths and serious injuries on farms.
FARMERS have been urged to keep children off quad bikes and never let quad riders carry a passenger to reduce the risk of deaths and serious injuries on farms.
THE world remains on course for another record hot year with the first four months of 2015 setting a new high for temperatures. THE world remains on course for another record hot year with the first four months of 2015 setting a new high for temperatures.
THE reputation of Australia’s cattle industry as a whole and the live export sector in particular came in for scrutiny by CPC CEO Troy Setter.
07 May 15  1 THE reputation of Australia’s cattle industry as a whole and the live export sector in particular came in for scrutiny by CPC CEO Troy Setter.
MORE than 300 jobs could be created on the Darling Downs if local company FK Gardner and Sons' plan to build a new abattoir is approved.
30 Apr 15  2 MORE than 300 jobs could be created on the Darling Downs if local company FK Gardner and Sons' plan to build a new abattoir is approved.
SPECULATION is rife a closed abattoir at St George could be sold within a matter of weeks to a consortium experienced in meat processing.
28 Apr 15  5 SPECULATION is rife a closed abattoir at St George could be sold within a matter of weeks to a consortium experienced in meat processing.
CENTRAL Queensland is already an agricultural powerhouse valued at more than $1 billion, but imagine if more water from the Fitzroy River Catchment area could be captured and stored.
23 Apr 15 CENTRAL Queensland is already an agricultural powerhouse valued at more than $1 billion, but imagine if more water from the Fitzroy River Catchment area could be captured and stored.
THE Palaszczuk government has axed a program designed to look at rising farm electricity costs, before the group could even meet.
21 Apr 15 THE Palaszczuk government has axed a program designed to look at rising farm electricity costs, before the group could even meet.
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.

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Barnaby must be the world's first Agriculture Minister to make the US's Entertainment Tonight!
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Curious that Rob Moore thinks that scientist = money. He should have a look in the nearest CSIRO
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AUSVEG, between the supermarkets screaming in their ears and the public servants resisting
THE reputation of Australia’s cattle industry as a whole and the live export sector in particular came in for scrutiny by CPC CEO Troy Setter.07 May 15  1 THE reputation of Australia’s cattle industry as a whole and the live export sector in particular came in for...
MORE than 300 jobs could be created on the Darling Downs if local company FK Gardner and Sons' plan to build a new abattoir is approved. 
30 Apr 15  2 MORE than 300 jobs could be created on the Darling Downs if local company FK Gardner and Sons' plan to build a new...