A Broome-based lawyer, social innovator and co-founder of Saltwater Country, has been named the 2020 AgriFutures Rural Women's Award National Winner today.
They say necessity is the mother of invention but Longreach grazier James Walker isn't expecting phone calls commissioning his services after his most recent construction job.
Shearing can be a back breaking job but a world-first prototype being designed and trialled in SA aims to eliminate one of the toughest physical elements - dragging the sheep from the catching pen.
The deputy premier, the third NSW political leader to resign in four days, will call a party meeting.
Close to $5 million has been facilitated by two of Australia's rural research and development corporations to combat challenges facing the grains and cotton sectors.