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FARMERS fear they’ll bear the brunt of NSW government’s plan to transform Soil Conservation Services into a profit-driven enterprise.28 Aug 15 FARMERS fear they’ll bear the brunt of NSW government’s plan to transform Soil Conservation Services into a...
NSW government has delayed its response to the Coonabarabran bushfire inquiry to avoid interfering with the conjunctive coronial investigation. 
27 Aug 15 NSW government has delayed its response to the Coonabarabran bushfire inquiry to avoid interfering with the...

ONE Brisbane resident was praying for a fine day last weekend so she could help a grazier praying for rain.4:00 AM ONE Brisbane resident was praying for a fine day last weekend so she could help a grazier praying for rain.
QUESTIONS over mitigation strategies and allocation amounts are muddying the water of the state government's amended Gulf Water Resource Plan and Gulf Resource Operations Plan.28 Aug 15 QUESTIONS over mitigation strategies and allocation amounts are muddying the water of the state government's amended...

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Gippsland farmers welcomed widespread rain yesterday, with falls up to 75mm across the region and averaging 50mm.28 Aug 15 Gippsland farmers welcomed widespread rain yesterday, with falls up to 75mm across the region and averaging 50mm.
There's been widespread support for a new State Government advisory board which will look at the urban-agricultural interface.20 Aug 15  1 There's been widespread support for a new State Government advisory board which will look at the urban-agricultural...

RSPCA WA president Lynne Bradshaw says the message from WA lobby groups at last week's State parliamentary inquiry was ill-informed.28 Aug 15  3 RSPCA WA president Lynne Bradshaw says the message from WA lobby groups at last week's State parliamentary inquiry...
THE latest Planfarm Bankwest Benchmarks survey reveals WA's farm businesses are in strong financial shape, buoyed by good seasons, higher farm equity levels and stable land values.28 Aug 15 THE latest Planfarm Bankwest Benchmarks survey reveals WA's farm businesses are in strong financial shape, buoyed by...

INDEPENDENT butchers across SA shared in the spoils at the Australian Meat Industry Council SA Big Night Out.28 Aug 15 INDEPENDENT butchers across SA shared in the spoils at the Australian Meat Industry Council SA Big Night Out.
AUGUST rains could help crops in certain parts of SA reach average to above-average yields.27 Aug 15 AUGUST rains could help crops in certain parts of SA reach average to above-average yields.

THE cost disparity between insurance premiums in northern Australia comparative to the rest of the nation has caused considerable debate in recent years.28 Aug 15 THE cost disparity between insurance premiums in northern Australia comparative to the rest of the nation has caused...
JAMES Cook University business students Brittany Fell and Rachel Day have been thrown head-first into the goings-on at a professional sporting club with internships at the North Queensland Toyota Cowboys.27 Aug 15 JAMES Cook University business students Brittany Fell and Rachel Day have been thrown head-first into the goings-on...