Debt gulf widens

WHEN live cattle exports to Indonesia were suspended in June 2011, industry representatives spoke at the time of dire and far-reaching consequences.
WHEN live cattle exports to Indonesia were suspended in June 2011, industry representatives spoke at the time of dire and far-reaching consequences.
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THE 2014 Gold City Brahman sale topped at $12,500 for an Elrose sire. THE 2014 Gold City Brahman sale topped at $12,500 for an Elrose sire.
HER Royal Highness the Princess Royal has highlighted the importance of agricultural shows in Brisbane this afternoon. HER Royal Highness the Princess Royal has highlighted the importance of agricultural shows in Brisbane this afternoon.
A RAFT of proposals in Joyce's Ag Green Paper are unlikely to ever see the light of day because they conflict with government philosophy or are unaffordable. A RAFT of proposals in Joyce's Ag Green Paper are unlikely to ever see the light of day because they conflict with government philosophy or are unaffordable.
FLOODING and hail has caused widespread crop damage in large parts of Western Australia. FLOODING and hail has caused widespread crop damage in large parts of Western Australia.
CASA gives Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport a clear run to its November 17 take-off.
4:41 PM CASA gives Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport a clear run to its November 17 take-off.
9:48 AM A 24-year-old man has survived a two and a half metre fall onto concrete at a Gold Coast hinterland cattle property.
The state government has announced a long awaited bypass for Beaudesert.
16 Oct 14 The state government has announced a long awaited bypass for Beaudesert.
A MASSIVE investment in Australia's ailing freight network will be crucial if primary producers are to fully capitalise on growing demand from Asia in the coming decades.
11 Oct 14 A MASSIVE investment in Australia's ailing freight network will be crucial if primary producers are to fully capitalise on growing demand from Asia in the coming decades.
CENTRAL Queensland is a step closer to become the food bowl of Australia with its regional mayors endorsing a grand agriculture plan.
10 Oct 14  1 CENTRAL Queensland is a step closer to become the food bowl of Australia with its regional mayors endorsing a grand agriculture plan.
THREE federal government MPs took to the skies this morning from Rockhampton Airport to inspect prospective infrastructure projects in the region.
09 Oct 14 THREE federal government MPs took to the skies this morning from Rockhampton Airport to inspect prospective infrastructure projects in the region.
THE eyes of the aviation world are on this runway. Watching every precious minute on the countdown to November 17, when QantasLink will start double daily return flights from Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport to Sydney, is Denis Wagner, overseeing the final stages of the ambitious project's construction.
04 Oct 14 THE eyes of the aviation world are on this runway. Watching every precious minute on the countdown to November 17, when QantasLink will start double daily return flights from Brisbane...
GLOBAL animal health and nutrition company Alltech has bought SA premix manufacturer and feed ingredient supplier Lienert Australia.
25 Sep 14 GLOBAL animal health and nutrition company Alltech has bought SA premix manufacturer and feed ingredient supplier Lienert Australia.
SPRINGSURE district beef producer Christine Rolfe, Birrong, has nominated to run as general president at the forthcoming AgForce council elections.
22 Sep 14  4 SPRINGSURE district beef producer Christine Rolfe, Birrong, has nominated to run as general president at the forthcoming AgForce council elections.
PRODUCING high quality milk for the export market has seen third generation dairy farmer Josh Loweke rethink his approach to farming locally.
20 Sep 14 PRODUCING high quality milk for the export market has seen third generation dairy farmer Josh Loweke rethink his approach to farming locally.
THEY'RE bright red, shiny and hard to miss. At least, they were when they first arrived at Burnett Youth Learning Centre (BYLC) three months ago.
14 Sep 14 THEY'RE bright red, shiny and hard to miss. At least, they were when they first arrived at Burnett Youth Learning Centre (BYLC) three months ago.
CENTRAL Queensland could be transformed into a food bowl - not a dust bowl - if the bold plan for a mega plan on the Fitzroy River gets off the ground.
09 Sep 14 CENTRAL Queensland could be transformed into a food bowl - not a dust bowl - if the bold plan for a mega plan on the Fitzroy River gets off the ground.
IT could be dismissed as an old man's sentimental dream, but surrounded by more than 60 years' worth of meticulous record-keeping, Sir Graham McCamley is backing up his vision.
09 Sep 14  1 IT could be dismissed as an old man's sentimental dream, but surrounded by more than 60 years' worth of meticulous record-keeping, Sir Graham McCamley is backing up his vision.
Member for Warrego Howard Hobbs has announced he is quitting state politics.
05 Sep 14  3 Member for Warrego Howard Hobbs has announced he is quitting state politics.
CAPITAL of all sorts – human and foreign predominantly – is the currency needed to give Australia’s troubled northern beef industry a chance at getting back up off its knees, according to speakers at the CEO outback business summit held in Longreach recently.
05 Sep 14  4 CAPITAL of all sorts – human and foreign predominantly – is the currency needed to give Australia’s troubled northern beef industry a chance at getting back up off its knees, according...
MOMEMTUM is building behind a push to develop a sustainable national model for multi-peril crop insurance.
05 Sep 14 MOMEMTUM is building behind a push to develop a sustainable national model for multi-peril crop insurance.
Up to 100 young farmer and agribusiness professionals are expected to attend the free GEN XY Farmers Workshop in Goondiwindi on September 10.
01 Sep 14 Up to 100 young farmer and agribusiness professionals are expected to attend the free GEN XY Farmers Workshop in Goondiwindi on September 10.
THE hurt and pain of northern beef producers watching generations of assets being eroded by the perfect storm of drought, oversupply and poor prices is driving some of Australia’s most enquiring minds after leaving Longreach last week, determined to find long-term solutions to the ogre of non-viability.
30 Aug 14  1 THE hurt and pain of northern beef producers watching generations of assets being eroded by the perfect storm of drought, oversupply and poor prices is driving some of Australia’s most...
A PROJECT designed to increase the number of organically certified beef businesses is on track to draw an extra 100 producers and an additional 30,000 certified organic carcases into the growing market.
28 Aug 14  1 A PROJECT designed to increase the number of organically certified beef businesses is on track to draw an extra 100 producers and an additional 30,000 certified organic carcases into the...

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I don't know that that's all so. People generally do best if far from home...thus Aussie
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My grand-daughter, very confident and presentable, now 22 began work in Nth Shore Sydney as
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whilst much input is noted here I think Mouse was close to the point. . Of the several methods
CASA gives Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport a clear run to its November 17 take-off.4:41 PM CASA gives Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport a clear run to its November 17 take-off.
9:48 AM A 24-year-old man has survived a two and a half metre fall onto concrete at a Gold Coast hinterland cattle property.