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FEW things can get the better of the Country Women’s Association (CWA) of NSW but the weather is one of them.
8:54 AM FEW things can get the better of the Country Women’s Association (CWA) of NSW but the weather is one of them.
A legal challenge is underway against NSW Government’s approval for Shenhua's Watermark coal project in the Liverpool Plains.
04 May 15  2 A legal challenge is underway against NSW Government’s approval for Shenhua's Watermark coal project in the...

AUSTRALIAN beef producers have shown an appetite for technology but need confidence that investment in new on-farm tools will lead to increased profit.
01 May 15 AUSTRALIAN beef producers have shown an appetite for technology but need confidence that investment in new on-farm...
NEW guidelines have been developed to help ensure the safety of truck drivers and improve animal welfare outcomes during across Australia.30 Apr 15 NEW guidelines have been developed to help ensure the safety of truck drivers and improve animal welfare outcomes...

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MARKET challenges are behind JBS Australia’s decision to scale back its production of lamb and mutton at its Brooklyn, Melbourne and Bordertown, SA, processing plants.
04 May 15 MARKET challenges are behind JBS Australia’s decision to scale back its production of lamb and mutton at its...
There will be plenty of agricultural activities to see and experience at next week’s East Gippsland Field Days, near Bairnsdale.30 Apr 15 There will be plenty of agricultural activities to see and experience at next week’s East Gippsland Field Days, near...

CBH trains have been pulled off the WA rail network with CBH and Brookfield Rail still unable to broker an interim access deal.01 May 15 CBH trains have been pulled off the WA rail network with CBH and Brookfield Rail still unable to broker an interim...
THE WA Shooters and Fishers Party has joined the Australian Livestock Exporters' Council (ALEC) in questioning whether the RSPCA is becoming more radical.30 Apr 15  5 THE WA Shooters and Fishers Party has joined the Australian Livestock Exporters' Council (ALEC) in questioning...

01 May 15 Sunraysia river users are reminded the Mildura weir pool level will be lowered and Lock 11 will close on Wednesday, May 20.
THE Pooncarie Field Days on Saturday May 2 will once again share ideas that can take the pressure off farmers in tough seasons.30 Apr 15  1 THE Pooncarie Field Days on Saturday May 2 will once again share ideas that can take the pressure off farmers in...

FOR over two decades residents in the small town of Ilfracombe in Queensland’s Central West have rallied behind the local rugby league squad the Ilfracombe Scorpions, unfortunately the prolonged drought and water restrictions that followed had the club on the ropes with the very real possibility that they might have had to throw in the towel.01 May 15 FOR over two decades residents in the small town of Ilfracombe in Queensland’s Central West have rallied behind the...
A Queensland grazier has unearthed the 1.6 metre long fossilised mandible (lower jaw) of a Kronosaurus queenslandicus – the enormous apex predator that dominated Australia’s great inland sea over 100 million years ago.21 Apr 15  1 A Queensland grazier has unearthed the 1.6 metre long fossilised mandible (lower jaw) of a Kronosaurus...