With the Queensland elections just 10 months away, it will be an important year for agriculture and for regional Queensland.
The Planning Amendment Regulation provides more certainty for landholders looking to clear land for fire management purposes.
The choices made this year by growers and the government will set the trajectory for the future of our state and our horticulture industry.
In this week's The Gauge, Gillian Fennel says we shouldn't have to rely on the generosity of strangers or large corporations to provide financial support to volunteers who risk their lives.
It seems as though everywhere you turn at the moment, livestock and meat consumption are being vilified like there is no tomorrow.
Plant Health Australia has identified 370 potential pests and diseases that put the horticulture industry at risk.