Bendigo-based Nationals Senator elected at Parliament House Thursday morning.
A SENATE inquiry into primary production financial lending has made 27 recommendations aimed at enhancing farmers’ powers and rights in sensitive areas like debt mediation and farm foreclosures.
Applications open today for a new program to make access to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) easier for regional students.
DEALING with the local rollout of the inland rail’s construction is a double edged sword for rural members of federal parliament like Mark Coulton.
Queensland Nationals Senator Barry O’Sullivan speaks about his role in instigating a banking Royal Commission. that will also examine farming issues
Farmers have welcomed the banking Royal Commission as a “good thing” as a retrospective investigation to uncover and resolve poor practices towards the farm sector.
Removal of National Livestock Identification (NLIS) tags in “cattle duffing” is one of the concerns driving a Royal Commission into the banking sector.
Malcolm Turnbull has announced a Royal Commission into the banking sector will go ahead, following intensifying political pressure.
IMPACTED landholders can now comment on the federal government’s proposed route for the largest segment of the inland rail project – the Narromine to Narrabri corridor in NSW.