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A HOMEBREWING experiment thrust Wade Curtis into the spotlight, with his now-famous carrot beer attracting worldwide renown.02 Jul 15 A HOMEBREWING experiment thrust Wade Curtis into the spotlight, with his now-famous carrot beer attracting worldwide...
THE state government has finally started work on long-promised short-term accommodation at Sydney's Royal North Shore Hospital for regional and rural patients and carers.02 Jul 15 THE state government has finally started work on long-promised short-term accommodation at Sydney's Royal North...

DROUGHT could just be the secret to Queensland country towns producing top-notch footy players - just ask Mack Mason.4:00 AM DROUGHT could just be the secret to Queensland country towns producing top-notch footy players - just ask Mack Mason.
TIRED road infrastructure, a need for transparency in the red meat processing industry and an urgent need for more professional mental health workers have been the main topics aired at a meeting of the Gulf Cattlemen's Association (GCA) at Normanton.


President Barry Hughes said the group was still in its fledgling stage and ensuring its foundations were right before it expanded from its Geo02 Jul 15 TIRED road infrastructure, a need for transparency in the red meat processing industry and an urgent need for more...

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The Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association wants to give more say to its members, in the future.10:11 AM The Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association wants to give more say to its members, in the future.
ANDREW Wilkie has renewed his call for Australian and New Zealand health ministers to approve the use of industrial hemp as a food.02 Jul 15  2 ANDREW Wilkie has renewed his call for Australian and New Zealand health ministers to approve the use of industrial...

PLANS to cut a further 250 jobs from the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) over the next two years prompted growing concerns about biosecurity threats to WA.4:07 PM PLANS to cut a further 250 jobs from the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) over the next two years prompted...
AGRICULTURE and Food Minister Ken Baston has announced biosecurity will be boosted in the State's agricultural sector.02 Jul 15 AGRICULTURE and Food Minister Ken Baston has announced biosecurity will be boosted in the State's agricultural sector.

SA is reeling in the wake of news that Adelaide Crows Football Club coach Phil Walsh was murdered overnight.9:44 AM SA is reeling in the wake of news that Adelaide Crows Football Club coach Phil Walsh was murdered overnight.
CLIMATE Change Minister Ian Hunter today announced funding of $133,000 for a number of projects to continue SA’s efforts to adapt to climate change.6:30 AM CLIMATE Change Minister Ian Hunter today announced funding of $133,000 for a number of projects to continue SA’s...

THE Western Lions Pride have won the 2015 Laurie Spina Shield with an 16-8 victory over fellow Townsville team Brothers White in front of a large and vocal crowd at 1300SMILES Stadium on Saturday.30 Jun 15 THE Western Lions Pride have won the 2015 Laurie Spina Shield with an 16-8 victory over fellow Townsville team...
AYR-based Pacific Reef Fisheries has been named one of six finalists in this year’s prestigious President’s Medal, for their Sydney Royal Champion Sashimi Grade, Pacific Reef North Queensland Cobia.30 Jun 15 AYR-based Pacific Reef Fisheries has been named one of six finalists in this year’s prestigious President’s Medal,...