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TASMANIA has taken decisive action on its burgeoning gas industry, banning fracking for five years, while controversy boils in other states.8:49 AM TASMANIA has taken decisive action on its burgeoning gas industry, banning fracking for five years, while...
A NSW Upper House committee has called for an industry halt on further CSG development until tighter controls take effect.
26 Feb 15  2 A NSW Upper House committee has called for an industry halt on further CSG development until tighter controls take...

PRIME Minister Tony Abbott was in Rockhampton this morning, to meet with CQ mayors and survey the damage from TC Marcia.10:24 AM PRIME Minister Tony Abbott was in Rockhampton this morning, to meet with CQ mayors and survey the damage from TC Marcia.
FLOOD-HIT communities downstream of the Callide Dam are hoping SunWater will be held accountable for the management of water released last Friday night during Cyclone Marcia, after Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk announced an independent review into the dam's operations on Tuesday.26 Feb 15 FLOOD-HIT communities downstream of the Callide Dam are hoping SunWater will be held accountable for the management...

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THE annual Newmarket Saleyards reunion was held last weekend.26 Feb 15 THE annual Newmarket Saleyards reunion was held last weekend.
AN EMOTIONAL Vicki Jones from Mountain View Organic Dairy received a standing ovation from the crowd at the last week's EatBuyGrow event in Melbourne, after telling her side of the raw milk story.26 Feb 15 AN EMOTIONAL Vicki Jones from Mountain View Organic Dairy received a standing ovation from the crowd at the last...

CBH Group has entered into a supply supply contract with Perth clean energy company EMC to engineer, procure and construct three large solar power generators at their grain handling and workshop facilities at Bibra Lake, Geraldton and Forrestfield.4:00 AM CBH Group has entered into a supply supply contract with Perth clean energy company EMC to engineer, procure and...
CBH has announced that Alan Mulgrew will join its board as an independent director.26 Feb 15 CBH has announced that Alan Mulgrew will join its board as an independent director.

A SELECT Committee into Emergency Services Reform will commence its inquiry immediately, after it was established on Thursday.26 Feb 15 A SELECT Committee into Emergency Services Reform will commence its inquiry immediately, after it was established on...
RURAL women from the east and west of the state have been named finalists in this year's RIRDC SA Rural Women’s Award.26 Feb 15 RURAL women from the east and west of the state have been named finalists in this year's RIRDC SA Rural Women’s Award.

JAMES Cook University (JCU)  researchers are hopeful they can develop strategies to manage the transmission of the deadly Hendra virus.18 Feb 15  1 JAMES Cook University (JCU) researchers are hopeful they can develop strategies to manage the transmission of the...
NORTH Queensland’s achacha experiment began when plantation manager Bruce Hill was in Bolivia with a Bolivian friend who kept praising this almost unknown fruit grown in low lying areas of that country.17 Feb 15 NORTH Queensland’s achacha experiment began when plantation manager Bruce Hill was in Bolivia with a Bolivian friend...