Petition Launched Against Levy

Petition Launched Against Levy

The Nationals have launched an online petition against the Federal Government’s new Biosecurity Protection Levy which is due to start on July 1.

GrainGrowers Director Positions Open

GrainGrowers Director Positions Open

Queensland grain growers with a strong understanding of the grains industry – and a commitment to industry development – have been invited to apply for a position on the Board of GrainGrowers.

Show Had Something For Everyone

Show Had Something For Everyone

The 115th Nanango Show had something for just about everyone last weekend … from racing ducks and pigs, to harness racing, chainsaw competitions and woodchopping.

Fire Ants Found At Oakey

Fire Ants Found At Oakey

Fire ants have been found at Oakey just a day after a Senate inquiry recommended a review of funding arrangements under the national eradication plan.

National Watchdog For Trucks

National Watchdog For Trucks

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) will take over responsibility for heavy vehicle on-road compliance in Queensland from Saturday (April 20).

Major Change To Biosecurity Levy

Major Change To Biosecurity Levy

The Federal Government has announced a major change to the way the controversial Biosecurity Protection Levy (BPL) will be charged on rural industries.

New Weather Radar Fills In Gaps

New Weather Radar Fills In Gaps

The new Toowoomba weather radar – now live on BOM’s website and weather app – will improve the South Burnett’s view of incoming storms from the west.

Forum To Focus On Koalas

Forum To Focus On Koalas

Residents and community groups have been invited to attend the inaugural “South Burnett Koala Forum” to be held in Murgon later this month.

Murgon Show Celebrates 100 Years

Murgon Show Celebrates 100 Years

Murgon’s two-day Centenary Show celebration has been hailed a great success despite several hiccups outside the control of the organisers which potentially could have been a disaster.

SunPork CEO To Address Lunch

SunPork CEO To Address Lunch

SunPork Group CEO Robert Van Barneveld will be the guest speaker at a networking lunch to be hosted by the Rural Press Club of Queensland at Toowoomba Showgrounds on April 18.

Murgon Ready For Centenary Show

Murgon Ready For Centenary Show

Zac Smith and Jayda Reimers are looking forward to representing the Murgon Show Society at its upcoming Centenary Show on March 15-16.