18 May 13 | THE livestock transport industry is seeking to have fatigue management and work hours made more flexible to recognise the specific challenges of the livestock industry.
17 May 13 | THE rural property market continues to struggle with three Southern Queensland properties passed in on auctioneer's bids in Brisbane today.
17 May 13 | BIOSECURITY Queensland is quarantining a property on the Southern Downs after a horse tested positive to Australian Bat Lyssavirus.
17 May 13 | FOR the third year in a row, a blue cheese from Victoria has taken out the top award in the Royal Queensland Food and Wine Show’s (RQFWS) Cheese and Dairy Produce competition.
14 May 13 | THE peak national body representing the Australian agriculture sector says tonight’s Federal Budget has brought little change for Australian farmers – and the little change there has been is simply a re-diversion of funds from one Government-funded project to another.
14 May 13 | THE major floods of 2011 have since brought a vital benefit by recharging Australia’s depleted reserves of underground water.
14 May 13 | WEED management was a key issue raised by landholders during a visit to Central Queensland last week by GasFields Commission chairman John Cotter.
14 May 13 | QUEENSLAND's peak horticulture body Growcom has given its support to the State Government’s proposal to review the Vegetation Management Act to reduce costs and improve environmental outcomes.
14 May 13 | APPLICATIONS are now open for the third annual R.M.Williams Scholarship to the Longreach Pastoral College.
14 May 13 | BIOSECURITY Queensland is urging horse owners to be aware of new advice regarding the Hendra virus vaccine.
13 May 13 | QUEENSLAND Agriculture Minister John McVeigh and Northern Territory Primary Industries Minister Willem Westra Van Holthe have today met with Indonesian Minister for Agriculture HE Mr Suswono.
13 May 13 | COMMENT: QUEENSLAND Country Life is a proud advocate for rural Queenslanders, always willing to deliver a metaphorical uppercut to those who need it or a pat on the back for those who deserve praise for a job well done.
12 May 13 | TO celebrate Mother's Day in 2013, here's Queensland Country Life's pick of some of the top bush romance novels out on shelves at the moment. This collection of stories is all written for women, by women, and is bound to win some brownie points with mum this Mother’s Day.
11 May 13 | THE Australian dollar briefly fell below parity with the US dollar early Saturday, ending a nine month run where the local unit has traded above its US counterpart.
10 May 13 | THE St George Show is a perfect reflection of the local community evolving over the years from a three day to a one day show and altering its focus as the region went from wool production to cattle and then to cotton.
10 May 13 | EIDSVOLD Show upheld it’s strong agricultural reputation on Sunday, with close to 170 prime cattle and over 60 stud cattle entries.