Rural

Industry Groups Join Forces

Industry Groups Join Forces

Five industry lobby groups have joined forces to urge whichever party wins the State Election to prioritise “revenue, regions and reasonable regulation”.

Book Celebrates 21 Years Of Awards

Book Celebrates 21 Years Of Awards

A book was launched this week to celebrate the contribution of the AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award through the lens of the women who have been a part of its 21-year history.

QFF Plans Disaster Support Network

QFF Plans Disaster Support Network

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation is seeking interested farmers to become involved in a wellbeing program which will support farmers after natural disasters.

Legal Action Over Farm Pay

Legal Action Over Farm Pay

A Maclagan dairy farmer has been taken to court by the Fair Work Ombudsman after allegations he failed to pay a casual backpacker correctly.

Murgon Market Stays Strong

Murgon Market Stays Strong

Combined agents yarded 900 head in Murgon on Tuesday with all descriptions selling to strong rates, especially light weaner cattle.

Clovely Estate On The Market

Clovely Estate On The Market

Barely a week after being named a Queensland #eatqld Champion, award-winning winemaker Clovely Estate has put a large slice of its business on the market.

Federal Role Targets Feral Deer

Federal Role Targets Feral Deer

Dr Annelise Wiebkin has been appointed by the Federal Government to co-ordinate national action to reduce the damage feral deer cause to farms and the environment.

Clovely An #EatQld Champion

Clovely An #EatQld Champion

The South Burnett’s largest winery – Clovely Estate at Moffatdale – has been named as Queensland’s twelfth #eatqld Champion.

Drought Grants Program Opens

Drought Grants Program Opens

Federal Government grants of up to $200,000 are available for organisations, farmer groups and individuals with ideas about how to build drought resilience.

We’re In For A Wet Summer

We’re In For A Wet Summer

The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed a La Niña weather pattern is now established in the tropical Pacific – and is expected to last until at least January.

Farmers Need You: Senator

Farmers Need You: Senator

Senator Susan McDonald has put out a call for an army of “weekend warriors” to join a countrywide effort to pick crops.

Council Targets Pest Animals

Council Targets Pest Animals

South Burnett landholders interested in setting up pest animal working groups have been invited to attend information sessions organised by the South Burnett Regional Council.

MTAQ Calls For More Tests

MTAQ Calls For More Tests

The MTAQ – the peak body which represents automotive dealers – has called for more tests ahead of the introduction of compulsory new safety devices on quad bikes.

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