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NSW irrigation infrastructure received a $350 million cash injection from State and federal government today.
10:00 AM NSW irrigation infrastructure received a $350 million cash injection from State and federal government today.
IT'S A bad day for big coal - and a massive about face for planning policy in NSW, as a big expansion to a Hunter Valley coal project is torpedoed.
9:23 AM IT'S A bad day for big coal - and a massive about face for planning policy in NSW, as a big expansion to a Hunter...

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THE southern Darling Downs town of Inglewood is fighting back against an Indian myna bird invasion which has driven out scores of native birds.17 Oct 14 THE southern Darling Downs town of Inglewood is fighting back against an Indian myna bird invasion which has driven...
AGRICULTURE Minister John McVeigh has dismissed local government fears over recent changes to 1080 regulations, labelling as a 'furphy' the suggestion they will be forced to provide services on a commercial basis.17 Oct 14  2 AGRICULTURE Minister John McVeigh has dismissed local government fears over recent changes to 1080 regulations,...

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ACCESS to export markets and a transport system able to deliver agricultural goods are among the key election issues affecting Victorian agricultural industries, Agriculture Minister Peter Walsh said at a Rural Press Club event in Melbourne last week.9:26 AM ACCESS to export markets and a transport system able to deliver agricultural goods are among the key election issues...
A state-of-the art hydroponics facility, growing leafy vegetables such a spinach and rocket, will be built at Bunyip, creating 40 new local jobs.20 Oct 14 A state-of-the art hydroponics facility, growing leafy vegetables such a spinach and rocket, will be built at...

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WA growers are demanding a major overhaul of the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) including cutting government funding from the researcher's annual budget of about $200 million.17 Oct 14  3 WA growers are demanding a major overhaul of the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) including...
A LONG awaited report into the management of WA’s freight rail network has called on the WA Government to re‐examine its grain freight strategy and develop associated policies to ensure the State’s freight infrastructure will meet future requirements.16 Oct 14  1 A LONG awaited report into the management of WA’s freight rail network has called on the WA Government to re‐examine...

FORMER prime minister Gough Whitlam died this morning in Canberra, aged 98.7:53 AM FORMER prime minister Gough Whitlam died this morning in Canberra, aged 98.
DECADES of service to the agricultural industry was recognised at the Agricultural Bureau of SA's annual Spirit of Excellence in Agriculture awards at the Arkaba Hotel in Adelaide on Monday night.

16 Oct 14 DECADES of service to the agricultural industry was recognised at the Agricultural Bureau of SA's annual Spirit of...

CORAL reef fin fish will be off limits from midnight Tuesday, October 21, as part of the first of two annual closures that protect these fish during spawning season.16 Oct 14 CORAL reef fin fish will be off limits from midnight Tuesday, October 21, as part of the first of two annual...
ISSUES highlighting the difference in education outcomes between urban and rural and remote students and the increasing cost of accessing appropriate education will be high on the agenda next week at the Isolated Children’s Parents’ Association (ICPA) Queensland annual state conference in Townsville.15 Oct 14 ISSUES highlighting the difference in education outcomes between urban and rural and remote students and the...