'The stars are aligning' to get action for farmers on the right to repair their own machinery, or use independent repairers, without voiding warranty clauses.
"With the COVID vaccine, just because Europe said it was OK to use, we still put it through our regulatory system. To not do that for animal medicines is not acceptable."
Families of geographical isolated children in the Capricornia region are campaigning to restore on-campus accommodation.
Joe Biden has directed the United States Department of Agriculture and the Federal Trade Commission to prepare the draft legislation.
The regions are flying economically as our city cousins struggle, now is not the time to gloat but rather to extend whatever support we can.
Senator Matt Canavan also said landholders who took part in carbon farming - a policy the government is supporting - would "retire to the coast" and spend their money in "the Gold Coast or eastern suburbs of Sydney", rather than in regional communities.
"It's inconceivable that the minister would make this decision seemingly with the flick of a pen, with not so much as phone call to farm groups, let alone meaningful consultation with farmers."
"As a National, I am open to all opportunities that will reduce emissions without punishing, taxing or hindering our farmers and our regional industries."